winter http://northernpublicradio.org en DeKalb: More Snow, Less Salt http://northernpublicradio.org/post/dekalb-more-snow-less-salt <p>Add DeKalb to the growing list of cities cutting back on salting roads.</p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 03:41:08 +0000 Susan Stephens 42491 at http://northernpublicradio.org DeKalb: More Snow, Less Salt Closings for Monday, January 27 http://northernpublicradio.org/post/closings-monday-january-27 <p>Updated at 2:00 am Monday</p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES</span></strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.niu.edu/emergencyinfo/weather/index.shtml">Northern Illinois University </a>has </span>cancelled<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> all classes Monday and Tuesday. All campuses are closed both days as well, with only essential employees required to report.</span></p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 12:27:56 +0000 Susan Stephens 42265 at http://northernpublicradio.org Closings for Monday, January 27 Closings And Cancelations: Monday, January 6th http://northernpublicradio.org/post/closings-and-cancelations-monday-january-6th <p>Forecast <em>highs</em> of around 15 below zero have led to a flurry of school cancelations&nbsp;for Monday, January 6th. The National &nbsp;Weather Service has classified the deep-freeze expected over the &nbsp;next few days as <a href="http://www.crh.noaa.gov/news/display_cmsstory.php?wfo=lot&amp;storyid=99195&amp;source=0">"life-threatening cold."</a>&nbsp;The following schools are closed Monday: check back for updates.</p><p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 14:57:14 +0000 Susan Stephens 41346 at http://northernpublicradio.org Closings And Cancelations: Monday, January 6th