Today
73°
Mostly Cloudy
26%
Tonight
43°
Rain Showers
100%
Tomorrow
44°
Rain Showers
100%
Tomorrow Night
30°
Freezing Rain Likely
73%
Thursday
41°
Chance Freezing Rain
47%
Thursday Night
34°
Chance Rain Showers
64%
Friday
54°
Rain Showers
92%
Friday Night
42°
Chance Rain Showers
77%
Saturday
53°
Rain Showers
93%
Saturday Night
48°
Rain Showers
99%
Sunday
48°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
22%
Sunday Night
32°
Mostly Clear
3 Day
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Friday, December 21st, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A semitrailer sits in a ditch along U.S. 127 this morning just south of the entrance to St. Charles Living Center. Nearly two dozen slid-offs and minor fender-benders were reported this morning due to the first measurable snowfall of the season.

Related online story:
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas with the first measurable batch of snow of the holiday season falling, fittingly, on the first day of winter. [More]
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