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Wintry weather can mean slippery sidewalks and driveways. The Soil Science Society of America urges people to use salt sparingly, as too much can have long-term effects on soil.

"Soils that contain too much sodium are unable to effectively retain important plant nutrients,” says Mary Tiedeman, a soil microbiology PhD student who recently blogged on the topic.

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The big dig-out continues with some slippery intersections. For a lot of us, we need to do a full shovel today, after making just a narrow path yesterday.

The Milwaukee County Transit System says a number of buses are running late Monday afternoon because of traffic and weather conditions.

The cold, snowy weather this winter may cause some of us to ask ourselves why we’ve decided to live in this climate.