North Iowa weather has provided its own form of March madness this year. Taking advantage of a sunny Thursday, with temperatures in the 40s, to play basketball at Zion Lutheran Church was (front) Logan Kracht and Paco Saladino, with (back) Adam Buehler and Chase Crosby. In the days
following this photo, traces of snow fell in the area and windchills returned to our vocabulary. But more March madness is on tap-- temperatures are expected to reach 63 by Sunday.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy.