snow http://ijpr.org en VENTSday: Snow Stories + Cell Phones On Planes http://ijpr.org/post/ventsday-snow-stories-cell-phones-planes <p></p><p>How was your week in the snow and how do you feel about cell phone use on planes?</p><p></p><p>Our weekly ritual is renewed, as we throw a pair of topics on the table--in theory, unrelated--and open up the phone lines and the email box to gather your take on either or both of the issues.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 4455 at http://ijpr.org VENTSday: Snow Stories + Cell Phones On Planes Deep Freeze + Deep Snow = Slow Start To Week http://ijpr.org/post/deep-freeze-deep-snow-slow-start-week <p>Unusually deep snow and unusually low temperatures mean the snow is hanging around valley floors in the region.</p><p></p><p>The transportation system is coming back to full strength ever so slowly. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 02:14:36 +0000 Geoffrey Riley 4354 at http://ijpr.org Deep Freeze + Deep Snow = Slow Start To Week Region Digs Out From Early Season Storm http://ijpr.org/post/region-digs-out-early-season-storm <p>Now THAT'S a winter storm.</p><p></p><p>It may take much of the weekend for the region to dig out from Friday's snowfall.</p><p>Snow fell as far south as Mendocino County, snarling roads and causing numerous accidents.&nbsp; School days, sporting events and stage shows were cancelled in response. Sat, 07 Dec 2013 18:17:09 +0000 Geoffrey Riley 4316 at http://ijpr.org Region Digs Out From Early Season Storm