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Spanish Daily Journal
     April 10, 2018      #40-99 sdj
Snow covers the Fifth Avenue Community Garden on Monday morning in Kankakee. Inclement weather has forced local schools to cancel several sporting events in recent weeks. The Chicago Cubs even postponed their home opener against the Pittsburg Pirates on Monday. The game is scheduled for today. The C
Forget April showers, Midwest covered under

The Daily Journal and wire reports

People in the Midwest woke up Monday to a scene that looked a lot more like January than April. A weather system that marched across the Midwest left a blanket of snow on the ground before it gave way to slate-gray skies, a good chance of rain for much of the region and temperatures that weren’t expected to crack the 40-degree mark all day.

According to the National Weather Service, Aberdeen, S.D., got 8 inches of snow, the southwest portion of Minnesota and parts of Iowa received 6 inches, and the Chicago area saw up to 3 inches.

The system appeared ...

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