weather http://tristatesradio.com en Cold Should Not Affect Corn Planting http://tristatesradio.com/post/cold-should-not-affect-corn-planting <p>The snow and freezing temperatures this week in the tri-state region should not have much of an impact on local corn planting. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:01:30 +0000 Jason Parrott 51565 at http://tristatesradio.com Cold Should Not Affect Corn Planting NWS Storm Spotter Certification Class http://tristatesradio.com/post/nws-storm-spotter-certification-class <p>Even with today’s technology, the National Weather Service still depends on certified storm spotters across the nation to serve as eyes on the ground. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:12:15 +0000 Emily Boyer 49220 at http://tristatesradio.com NWS Storm Spotter Certification Class Weather Related Announcements http://tristatesradio.com/post/weather-related-announcements <p>Updated 3/03/14, 7:20 a.m.</p><p>Record cold weather will continue today with temperatures only reaching into the teens. Hazardous travel conditions today from heavy snowfall over the weekend.</p><p><strong>Illinois</strong></p><ul><li>West Prairie Schools closed today, Monday 3/3 due to low temperatures and hazardous wind chills.</li></ul><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Iowa</strong></p><ul><li>No current announcements</li></ul><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri</strong></p><ul><li>Clark County Schools are operating on a 2-hour delay this morning.</li></ul> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:20:00 +0000 TSPR Staff 26114 at http://tristatesradio.com Weather Related Announcements Deciding Whether to Cancel School http://tristatesradio.com/post/deciding-whether-cancel-school <p>To hold classes or not hold classes.&nbsp; That is the difficult decision school districts around the region have faced numerous times already this year due to the bitterly cold and snowy conditions. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:07:48 +0000 Rich Egger 47475 at http://tristatesradio.com Deciding Whether to Cancel School Year Looking Up for Pheasants in Iowa http://tristatesradio.com/post/year-looking-pheasants-iowa <p>Despite large amounts of snow recently, Iowa is on track to get an average amount of snow this winter. A pheasant biologist for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources said that could make it a good year for pheasants.</p><p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:07:37 +0000 Scott Stuntz 30192 at http://tristatesradio.com Year Looking Up for Pheasants in Iowa