Enduring cold snap creates headaches at home, on highways
Published: Friday, December 29, 2017 @ 5:46 PM Updated: Friday, December 29, 2017 @ 5:45 PM
Eileen Meslar/Telegraph Herald via AP
Samantha Dement-Graham shovels her neighbor's sidewalk on University Avenue in Dubuque, Iowa, on Dec. 29, 2017. Cold arctic air dipping further south than usual prompted Omaha, Nebraska, officials to cancel a New Year's Eve fireworks show as a three-day deep freeze chills celebrations in Iowa and Nebraska. The National Weather Service is warning of hazardous weather conditions as a deep freeze sets in with expected temperatures in some locations dipping near records not seen in more than 130 years.