People make their way up the hill at Twin Sister Hills Park, Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Rockford, Ill. A slow-moving winter storm blanketed a large swath of the Plains and Midwest in snow Sunday, forcing the cancellation of more than 1,500 flights and making roads treacherous. (AP Photo/Rockford Register Star, Max Gersh)

Storm blankets Midwest in snow, creeps toward Northeast

A slow-moving winter storm blanketed a large swath of the Plains and Midwest in snow Sunday, forcing the cancellation of roughly 2,000 flights, making roads treacherous and forcing some people to rethink their plans to attend Super Bowl parties.

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One dead after Marion crash

Police said the driver was trapped in his car, and later died from his injuries at an area hospital.