The year without winter?
Havre Daily News/Nikki Carlson
Mason Dionne, 9, front, rides on a Razor trike down a sidewalk near Pepin Park as his 10-year-old friends Isaiah Stiffarm, left, and Jeramiah Hughes follow on a bicycle and Sole Skate skateboard Saturday afternoon.
The warm, dry weather is giving local residents a break from expected severe wintry weather, and a local specialist says it is likely not causing problems with plant life as far as winter kill, although it is drying plants out.
Hill County Extension Agent Joe Broesder said warm weather in the winter can cause problems for local trees, sh...