Matt deGrood



Matt deGrood began working at The Daily News as a reporter in Sept. 2016.

Science has long been clear that our changing climate will lead to more flooding and hotter summer temperatures. But will climate change also mean less expected extreme weather, including sudden hard freezes in places like Texas, with increasing frequency?

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The cutline should have said that the bins are old, but Republic Services is the only trash services provider in Dickinson and several residents still use older bins.


The $50 million number came from the demand listed on PACER, which is a service that provides access to federal court documents. Based on all available documentation, the figure is correct.