Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of '49

Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of '49

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 10:00pm

This film tells the story of "Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of '49" - the worst series of storms in Wyoming's history. But for all the tragedy and loss, suffering and death, there was also hope and heroism, unselfish sacrifice and generosity. The blizzard brought out the best in people. Wyoming citizens from all walks of life cooperated together and demonstrated exceptional ingenuity in the face of dire circumstances. There were extraordinary acts of kindness, with people generously giving their time and resources. The public worked together to overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles and ultimately won in the end. Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of '49 airs Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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