Tribune file photo by Bill Zimmer
In this February 2007 file photo, a Kandiyohi County snowplow clears drifting snow along Kandiyohi County Road 1, north of Prinsburg. Storms this December have hit on weekends, which means snow removal has cost the county more than it would during a work week because of the overtime wages paid to the work crews.
Weekend snowstorms cost thousands of dollars in overtime pay
WILLMAR -- Weekend snowstorms can be fun for kids, skiers and snowmobilers, but time-consuming for public works departments and expensive for taxpayers.
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