winter storm http://kbia.org en Be careful out there: Snow last week coincided with spike in vehicle accidents, stalls http://kbia.org/post/be-careful-out-there-snow-last-week-coincided-spike-vehicle-accidents-stalls <p>Most everyone knows driving in the snow can be dangerous, and numbers from last week seem to confirm it.</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:26:32 +0000 Andrew Gibson 47930 at http://kbia.org Be careful out there: Snow last week coincided with spike in vehicle accidents, stalls Winter storm: Some school closings for Thursday, road crews move to residential routes [UPDATES] http://kbia.org/post/winter-storm-some-school-closings-thursday-road-crews-move-residential-routes-updates <p><em>UPDATE 5:00pm Thursday:</em> Columbia Public Schools will be closed again on Friday due to weather and road conditions. Jefferson City Public Schools will be in session Friday, although busses will run on snow routes in Callaway County in the morning and afternoon.</p><p><em>UPDATE 5:00 p.m. Wednesday</em>:&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">University of Missouri officials <a href="http://mualert.missouri.edu/">announced</a> that&nbsp;the Columbia campus will be open Thursday for all regularly scheduled operations.</span></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 23:24:12 +0000 Kate Grumke & Margaux Henquinet & KBIA Staff 47599 at http://kbia.org Winter storm: Some school closings for Thursday, road crews move to residential routes [UPDATES] Sagging power lines complicate repair efforts for Boone County Electric http://kbia.org/post/sagging-power-lines-complicate-repair-efforts-boone-county-electric <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Many Boone County homes are still without power due to <a href="http://stormcenter.booneelectric.coop/default.html">outages in the Boone Electric Cooperative grid</a>.</p><p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 18:30:05 +0000 Eric Stasczak 29576 at http://kbia.org Sagging power lines complicate repair efforts for Boone County Electric Live blog: Second winter storm hits Columbia http://kbia.org/post/live-blog-second-winter-storm-hits-columbia <p>Follow this blog for regular updates on Columbia's second storm in two days.</p><p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:00:09 +0000 Casey Morell, Scott Pham & Lukas Udstuen 29487 at http://kbia.org Live blog: Second winter storm hits Columbia MU to remain closed Friday due to winter weather http://kbia.org/post/mu-remain-closed-friday-due-winter-weather <p>The University of Missouri issued a press release Thursday night announcing that the campus will remain closed Friday due to the winter storm <a href="http://kbia.org/post/live-blog-winter-storm-hits-mid-missouri-0">that hit Columbia today</a>. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 04:00:27 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 29294 at http://kbia.org MU to remain closed Friday due to winter weather Live blog: Winter storm hits mid-Missouri http://kbia.org/post/live-blog-winter-storm-hits-mid-missouri-0 <p>Follow this blog for live, continuing coverage of the winter storm affecting mid-Missouri. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:56:49 +0000 Casey Morell & Scott Pham & Alexandra Olgin 29235 at http://kbia.org Live blog: Winter storm hits mid-Missouri Everything we know about tomorrow's big storm http://kbia.org/post/everything-we-know-about-tomorrows-big-storm <p><em>Updated at 8:00 p.m. with information about school closures and the gas explosion in Kansas City.</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">So there’s a huge storm coming into Missouri tonight/tomorrow morning and the Weather Channel says </span><a href="http://www.weather.com/news/weather-winter/winter-storm-q-california-plains-midwest-20130218" style="line-height: 1.5;">you can blame California (sort of).</a></p><p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:57:41 +0000 Scott Pham 29181 at http://kbia.org Everything we know about tomorrow's big storm Southeast Mo. drivers urged to stay off roads http://kbia.org/post/southeast-mo-drivers-urged-stay-roads <p></p><p>Officials are discouraging travel in southeastern Missouri until crews clear the roads from what was expected to be heavy snowfall with blizzard conditions.</p><p>The National Weather Service placed 13 counties from the Bootheel to north of Cape Girardeau under a blizzard warning from Tuesday night to midday today. Total accumulations were expected to range from three inches in the Bootheel to 12 inches farther north.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:14:11 +0000 Associated Press & associa 26426 at http://kbia.org Southeast Mo. drivers urged to stay off roads MoDOT readies crews for winter storm http://kbia.org/post/modot-readies-crews-winter-storm <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation says it’s ready for the <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=MOZ064&amp;warncounty=MOC510&amp;firewxzone=MOZ064&amp;local_place1=&amp;product1=Special+Weather+Statement">winter storm</a> that’s supposed to hit the St. Louis area and portions of south central Missouri and the Ozarks over Christmas.</p> Mon, 24 Dec 2012 21:24:35 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 26376 at http://kbia.org MoDOT readies crews for winter storm Winter storm causes partial power outages at three Columbia schools http://kbia.org/post/winter-storm-causes-partial-power-outages-three-columbia-schools <p>Columbia Public School district spokesperson Michelle Baumstark says three Columbia schools were experiencing sporadic power outages Thursday morning due to a winter storm in the area. Baumstark says the outages at New Haven elementary school, Parkade elementary school and West Junior High School started around 9:45am Thursday. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:27:51 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26214 at http://kbia.org Winter storm causes partial power outages at three Columbia schools