Endless snow, extreme cold, and widespread flu keeping donors at home.
Dropping temperatures are a concern.
The arrival of bitter cold can means more kids staying home from school, simply because they don’t have a coat to keep them warm.
It’s not the amount of snow rolling in today that has the Missouri Department of Transportation worried – it’s the timing.
A relatively warm December is coming to an end, and the weather is taking a turn for the cold. As a result, St. Louis officials are opening the city’s emergency shelter for the homeless.
Travelers setting out for the holidays could face trouble, with anticipated Christmas Eve snow around the Great Lakes states and heavy rain expected along the East Coast.
Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Message to Missourians: Don’t put those winter coats in storage just yet.
Space has been found for the 4th graders in another wing of the building, but 5th graders will temporarily move to nearby Highcroft Ridge.