EAU CLAIRE - A springtime surprise across western Wisconsin Thursday, as the region got hit hard by heavy snow.
More than half a foot fell in Eau Claire.
The old record for snow in Eau Claire this month was three inches, back in 1935.
The wet, heavy snow led to thousands of power outages. 24,000 Xcel Energy customers lost power Thursday in the western part of the state.
It also had students at UW-Eau Claire trudging through the snow once again to get to class.
As you can imagine, the snow caused plenty of traffic troubles.
State transportation officials asked people to stay home unless driving was absolutely necessary.
About 25 miles west of Eau Claire, a semi rolled on Interstate 94 Thursday morning.
The truck was then hit by a second semi. One person was killed.
A survey of local businesses looked at employee numbers and overall outlook for the coming year.
Those who do go to the Packers-Falcons game Sunday will help honor a green and gold legend.
The cold caused some problems in the Fox Valley Friday.
A donation from an area bank will be making a difference in the years to come for Green Bay East High School.
A Pearl Harbor survivor was given a special honor Friday morning at Green Bay East High School.
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