Posted: October 14, 2013 at 4:55 a.m.
Last Sunday, Rapid City, S.D., was reeling from a blizzard of historic proportions. The meteorologist-in-chief at the National Weather Service’s office there, David Carpenter, was on the job, though he wasn’t being paid, in a city paralyzed by snowdrifts and fallen trees.
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Editorial, Pages 14 on 10/14/2013