Meteorologist Rob Guarino reporting from Lake Effect Land for a Snow Plow News weather update. Rob helps us count down the end of winter weather. What can we expect here on out? It’s that time of year when most of us start wondering how much winter we have left. Those folks who live in Lake Effect areas usually endure more winter than the rest of us. The Oswego County, New York communities of Mexico and Parish were hit last week … Read more When Is Winter Ending? El Nino Isn’t Finished With Winter Just Yet.

During the next snowstorm, pay attention to all of the driveways sitting full of snow as you pass by to your contract jobs. Those driveways will need attention at some point. Either Joe Homeowner has his own equipment, he’ll be out there doing it himself for 3 hours with a snow shovel, or he’ll be on the phone trying to find someone to blade out the drive. When you’re passing by all of these driveways, your truck is still eating … Read more Add Some Extra Green During Your Next Snow Plow Route

Meteorologist Rob Guarino reports for a SnowPlowNews weather update. Rob explains the major winter weather influences as parts of the country are hit with a blast of cold temperatures. We just heard the news that the groundhog did not see his shadow and yet here we are in the middle of a deep freeze. Was the furry prognosticator wrong or is winter giving us one last uppercut on the chin? First let’s discuss what’s causing this chilly weather. The primary … Read more What’s the Difference Between Polar Vortex and Arctic Oscillation?

            The views and opinions expressed in this article are strictly those of the author and are not necessarily the opinion of Snow Plow News or its related entities. Why Snow Removal Contractors Care About This Lawsuit You might not have even heard that two weeks ago a Federal Circuit Court stood by the decision of a 2014 jury trial, but I am going to tell you why you should care. This court case has … Read more Why Snow Removal Contractors Care About This Lawsuit

In this episode of SnowPlowNews, Mike Stevens visits with Andy McArdle of Fisher Engineering. They discuss the new strategies and line extensions that will allow Fisher to offer dealers more product line flexibility. Andy talks about Fisher’s desire to reach their current dealer base with new options for heavy non-truck equipment. Fisher Emphasizing Non-Truck: Skid-Steer, Loader, and Backhoe Snow Plows While Fisher has provided high quality truck snow plows for some time, they are now moving into new areas. Fisher … Read more Fisher Engineering Developing More Non-Truck Snow & Ice Applications

Looking for a little inspiration today after a long weekend of snow? Take a look at the following video by WOWT 6 News. Justin Anderson graduated from Bellevue West High School, Bellevue, Nebraska in 2002. Bellevue is about 8 miles south of Omaha and is considered part of the Omaha metro area. In 2003, Justin suffered a combat injury serving in Iraq with the U.S. Army. The injury cost Justin his leg. Justin has an attitude of service that has … Read more U.S. Army Veteran Turns His Wheelchair Into A Snow Plow

In this episode, Mike Stevens of Snow Plow News talks with Jeff Hess of Sno-Way Intl. about this season’s product line updates for Sno-Way. New Sno-Way Plows This year Sno-Way has extended their line of Revolution series plows to fit on ½ ton trucks. The Revolution plow series is the innovative line of plows from Sno-Way that allows you to switch from a straight blade to a box plow plus any number of different configurations by managing the hydraulically operated … Read more Sno-Way Intl. New Products 2015-2016

In this episode of SnowPlowNews we hear from snow & ice industry leader, Blizzard, about their truck and non-truck product lines. Blizzard manufactures a well rounded line of snow & ice removal equipment for trucks, skid-steers, backhoes, loaders, and UTVs. They introduced the industries first hydraulically adjustable, expandable wing snow plow. Blizzard has distinguished itself as industry leaders in snow & ice and continues to expand it’s operations through product development and innovation. One of the primary concerns for contractors … Read more Blizzard Snow Plows: Truck & Non-Truck Snow Removal

In this episode, Mike Stevens of Snow Plow News talks with Al Hoskin of Arctic Snow Plows. Arctic Equipment manufactures snow plows for the light to medium duty truck market. Their primary aim is to service landscaping and snow plow contractors with their galvanized snow plows. Arctic Equipment knows snow as they have been building plows in snowy Ontario since 1969. Even though they reside in Canada, Arctic serves much of the US market as well. Not everyone raves about … Read more Arctic Snow Plow Review

In this episode of SnowPlowNews, Doug Clark talks about the Western Prodigy Snow Plow and their reputation for high quality plows and innovation. Western has a reputation for building high quality snow plows and a variety of snow & ice removal equipment. Doug addresses Western’s commitment to maintaining this reputation and pursuing a high degree of quality throughout their product lines. This excellence is due to a constant refinement of current product lines and new product innovation. Commitment To Innovative … Read more Western’s Prodigy Snow Plow Is An Example Of Their Commitment To Quality