December 12, 2012

Winter arrives
John Mehlhaf shovels his driveway in Menno Monday morning, Dec. 10 following a weekend snowstorm that left a layer of light, fine snow across southeast South Dakota. Temperatures dropped to near zero degrees Saturday night and high winds created drifts in the first real winter storm event of the season. For a complete weather report, including statistics for the month of November, see the Dec. 12 print edition of the Hutchinson Herald.