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City ‘snow practice’ turns a few heads

Crews were practicing for the winter weather that is surely ahead of us. 

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet: Tips for driving in snow & ice

Salt truck drivers continue to try to prepare for any slick spots on the roads for your morning commute as the winter weather continues.

Salt crews working to keep the roads safe

The city of Lexington worked hard overnight to make sure you stay safe during your commute today.

Lexington gearing up for expected snow overnight

Streets & Roads and Water Quality says it will be treating and plowing streets as needed, as well as responding to any calls for slick spots.

Dozens of schools closed or delayed Wednesday due to weather

For up-to-the-minute school closings and delays, click on our Weather Tab and then on SnoWatch from the drop-down menu.

Lexington preparing for winter weather

Pre-treating the roads with salt brine, salt or a mixture of salt and chemical de-icing additives it the first step in preparing for a new event.

Groundbreaking? No need! “Salt shoveling” celebrates construction of Lexington’s new salt barn

It wasn't a groundbreaking, but a salt shoveling that Lexington's leaders took part in to celebrate construction of the city's second salt barn.  

Road crews to treat roads for anticipated snow Friday

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says crews will report at midnight for the counties in the district.

Road crews to patrol and treat routes

Road crews with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet have reported to patrol and spot treat routes as necessary.

Deep freeze expected to ease, but disruptions persist

The painfully cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, though temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some places before the region begins to thaw out.

Tow truck drivers busy in cold weather

Even in this week's arctic cold, some people are still out on the roads, getting stuck. A tow truck driver says the weather is keeping him busy. 

Lexington city crews respond to snow and ice, provide resources

Lexington city crews respond to snow and ice, provide resources

PICTURES: A look at weather conditions across the region

PICTURES: Snow and slick spots across the region

Deep freeze envelops Midwest, even stops the mail

A deadly arctic deep freeze enveloped the Midwest, forcing widespread closure of schools, offices and prompting the U.S. Postal Service to take the rare step of suspending mail delivery to a wide swath of the region because of the cold.

Record-breaking cold coming to Midwest after snowstorm

Extremely cold, record-breaking temperatures are settling across parts of the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight Monday, and forecasters are describing the subzero weather on the way as potentially life-threatening.

Bitterly cold temperatures could affect morning commutes

Frigid temperatures have returned to the Bluegrass region which could affect motorists on their morning commutes.

City crews to work overnight on snow duty

City crews will work overnight in anticipation of Lexington receiving up to an inch of snow.

Frigid air, high winds cause dangerous travel conditions

Frigid air and high winds are causing dangerous travel conditions throughout the eastern U.S. after a powerful winter storm pummeled the region over the weekend.

Road crews plowing and treating roads

State and local road crews continue plowing and treating roads after ice and snow hit the region overnight into Sunday morning along with bitter cold temperatures.

KYTC crews ready for weekend snow duty across Kentucky

State snow plow and salt truck crews are prepared for another weekend of winter weather duty across northeast Kentucky.

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