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Should schools close when the wind chill is below -35C?

  • No, people should better prepare for these temperatures (61%, 17 Votes)
  • Absolutely, it's way too cold for kids (36%, 10 Votes)
  • I'm not sure (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 28

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Sports | February 26

Trojan triumph

The timing of the Forest Heights Trojans is impeccable.