Fair
66°FFairFull Forecast

Snowstorm forces closures in Creston area

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 12:10 p.m. CDT

School closings: Commuters steer clear of Uptown as Creston gets a hearty helping of snow this morning. School closures reported as of noon today are: Murray, Diagonal, Nodaway Valley (12:30 p.m.) Mount Ayr (Noon), Corning (11:30 a.m.), Orient-Macksburg (12:30), Creston (12:15), Southwestern Community College (Noon) and East Union (10 a.m.).

Snow is forecasted through midnight with a chance of light snow after midnight with new snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches.

GRMC closing early: Greater Regional Medical Clinics, including Family Practice; Internal Medicine; Surgical Specialists and Specialty Physicians Clinic will be closing by 3 p.m. today (Tuesday). Patient appointments are being rescheduled. New Life Family Medicine Clinic is also closing by 3 p.m. today. Regular start time is planned for tomorrow at all physician clinics.

Patients will be contacted to reschedule and/or are encouraged to call the physician’s office directly regarding any rescheduling preferences if missed a call from the clinic.

CNA delivery: Because of the weather conditions, Creston News Advertiser carriers will deliver where possible today. If you do not get a paper today, your Tuesday paper will be delivered with your Wednesday paper.

Reader Poll

What's your favorite Union County Fair event?
Beef show
Queen contest
Demolition derby
Donkey races
Other (Place your answer on the CNA Facebook page)