Stalls spring in Northland as Mother Nature drops heavy snow


An early April storm dumped more than a half-foot of snow and ice in some parts of the Northland on Saturday, the Duluth News Tribune reports.

One weather spotter near Two Harbors reported 10.7 inches of snow fell through 9 p.m. Saturday. Other snow totals included 9 inches at Babbitt; 8.5 inches near Virginia; and 4.1 inches at the Duluth International Airport.

“We’re heading into a pretty active weather pattern for the next week to 10 days,” Dan Miller, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Duluth, told the newspaper.

The Northland will get another round of snow, rain and ice late Sunday night into Monday.

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