winter

A lone hiker navigates the 31st street beach bike trail in a stiff wind and blowing snow off Lake Michigan.
Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo
AP News
November 11, 2019 - 6:30 pm
An arctic air mass that brought snow and ice to an area stretching from the Rocky Mountains to northern New England on Monday was poised to give way to record-breaking cold temperatures. Read more here.
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A PennDOT salt storage area on January 13, 2019.
Paul Kuehnel/York Daily Record
Mark Abrams
November 11, 2019 - 8:59 am
PennDOT's winter storm plan includes a full complement of salt trucks equipped with plows, but the agency is anticipating the need for more help in the driver's seat this year. Diesel mechanics, too, are in demand to keep the trucks on the road.
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Center City District 2018 Ice Rink Opening
Marisa Fischetti/Center City District
Holli Stephens
November 08, 2019 - 4:45 am
You have about three weeks left until Thanksgiving — aka, Black Friday, which ends the season of laid-back excursions and marks the beginning of tedious holiday shopping. Get a jumpstart with The KYW To-Do List, your weekend guide for things to do in Philly and the suburbs.
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File photo of icicles in a snowstorm.
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Mike Dougherty
October 14, 2019 - 4:30 am
Winter is on the horizon, and now's the time to make sure your house and car are ready for the long haul.
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Driving Away the Cold event
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
October 08, 2019 - 1:23 pm
More than 1,000 students from four elementary schools within the School District of Philadelphia had the chance to pick out new winter coats during an event at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Tuesday. Read more here.
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Fall festivities at Dilworth Park.
Courtesy of Center City District
Lauren Lipton
October 06, 2019 - 1:56 pm
The summer fun might be over at Dilworth Park, but the fall and winter festivities are just getting started.
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The Farmers' Almanac is out with the winter forecast for the Delaware Valley region.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
September 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Farmers' Almanac is out with the winter forecast for the Delaware Valley region.
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In this photo released Wednesday, March 13, 2019, by the National Park Service, is a damaged bear box after the recent heavy snowpack in Yosemite National Park, Calif.
NPS Photo via AP
March 14, 2019 - 5:51 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California is free of drought for the first time in more than seven years and only a small amount of its territory remains abnormally dry as a very wet winter winds down, experts said Thursday. More than 93 percent of the state is free of drought or dryness, and areas of abnormal...
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Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
March 03, 2019 - 3:37 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania’s transportation secretary is defending the administration’s policy of putting more extensive storm restrictions on commercial vehicles this winter. PennDOT secretary Leslie Richards says while weather-related restrictions on trucks are not new, they...
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Dreamstime
March 03, 2019 - 12:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) -- We're getting another blast of winter weather as snow, sleet and rain hits our region. On Sunday afternoon, a Winter Weather Warning went into effect for Philadelphia and the surroding counties, such as Berks, the Lehigh Valley and the Poconos. Forecasters say that...
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