“We couldn't stay inside, it was so nice outside,” said out-of-town visitor Shannon Callahan (left), who admired the magnolia blooms as she friend Barry Wisdom of Kansas City, Kan., strolled through Loose Park on Monday. An unseasonably warm winter has trees blooming in winter and allergy sufferers complaining about high pollen counts.
“We couldn't stay inside, it was so nice outside,” said out-of-town visitor Shannon Callahan (left), who admired the magnolia blooms as she friend Barry Wisdom of Kansas City, Kan., strolled through Loose Park on Monday. An unseasonably warm winter has trees blooming in winter and allergy sufferers complaining about high pollen counts. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com
“We couldn't stay inside, it was so nice outside,” said out-of-town visitor Shannon Callahan (left), who admired the magnolia blooms as she friend Barry Wisdom of Kansas City, Kan., strolled through Loose Park on Monday. An unseasonably warm winter has trees blooming in winter and allergy sufferers complaining about high pollen counts. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com

Yes, this winter has been as warm as it seemed, and that’s not always good

March 07, 2016 03:52 PM

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