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Interstate 84, Manchester (Courtesy DOT Traffic Camera)

Slick Roads Complicate Frigid Commute, Delay Some Schools

Slick roads across Connecticut prompted school delays across the state and forced state police to close Interstate 84 in both directions in Tolland for nearly two hours.

01/07/2014

below-zero-thermometer

State Sets Record As Mercury Plummets

Hartford, CT. (CBS Connecticut) – We set a record temperature at Bradley International Airport. Meterologist Sam Sampieri says the temperature dipped to a teeth-chattering minus-9 degrees this morning. That took care of the old record […]

01/04/2014

Malloy at armory

Governor’s Storm Briefing

Hear Governor Malloy’s full briefing from the Armory as broadcast on WTIC NewsTalk 1080,

01/02/2014

Pedestrians walk through snow. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Storm To Send Temperatures Plunging To 35 Below In Some Areas

Heavy bands of snow and strong winds Thursday threatened to create near-blizzard conditions in Maine to be followed by the coldest weather in three years — conditions severe enough that even skiers reconsidered going outside. Utility officials feared more power failures following the Christmas week ice storm.

01/02/2014

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Winter Weather Safety Tips

The Department of Public Health is reminding state residents to prepare for the cold weather and winds forecast for the next few days, to avoid hypothermia and frostbite.

01/02/2014

Snow, March 9, 2013 WTIC Photo

State Prepares For Wintry Weekend

By STEPHEN SINGER,  Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A snow and ice storm headed for the Northeast is expected to slow weekend travel by air, rail and highway and has utilities and airports on […]

12/13/2013

Snow, March 9, 2013 WTIC Photo

Snow Brings Accidents, Closings

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut state police are reporting dozens of motor vehicle accidents and schools across the state are closing early as snow continues to blanket the region. State police say more than 80 […]

12/10/2013

Seismograph (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Small Earthquake Felt In Parts Of State

The U.S. Geological Survey says it recorded a small earthquake in southeast Connecticut last Friday, explaining loud booms reported by several residents.

12/03/2013

Aerials from Governor Dannel Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy. (Credit: Connecticut National Guard)

Homeowners Can Apply For Storm Sandy Relief Online

Connecticut’s Department of Housing plans to inform homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy about how they can apply for federal relief funds.

09/02/2013