Watching him toss a football with his dad, it seems everything is normal for seventh-grader David Gerfast. He has no pain and no alarming symptoms, but just a couple of weeks ago, No. 65 on the Rosemount Middle School football team took a big blow during a game, but an ensuing doctor's visit found his symptoms were completely unrelated. Now, he's in the fight of his life.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
While rain could deter voter turnout on Election Day in part of the Central states and the Northwest, dry weather is in store in the East and the balance of the West.
Following last year's harsh winter season, which shattered snowfall, temperature and maintenance expenditure records across the country, transportation departments have been amassing supplies in preparation of winter's icy return.
A blast of cold air will be accompanied by chilly rain showers, some snow and blustery winds for Halloween night in the Midwest and Northeast.