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Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010

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The judges have turned in their scores and the rating for the first week of the new decade is a "zero." Temperatures continue to hover around zero in central Illinois for a fifth straight day.

To make matters more aggravating, the five-day forecast for Juneau, Alaska, shows temperatures in the mid- to upper 30s for the rest of the week.


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