First snowfall arrives with bitter cold temps

Rod Nelson clears snow from the courthouse square sidewalks.Albion received its first dusting of snow Friday and Saturday, Nov. 14-15, and bitter cold temperatures arrived earlier in the week.
An arctic air mass settled over the Great Plains on Nov. 11, and temperatures dropped by more than 50 degrees.
The cold was expected to hang on through most of this week, with some moderation by the weekend.