Bad weather is once again closing schools early today, Thursday, Feb. 14.

Here are the schools affected (as of 11:40 a.m.): Osakis closing at 12:30 p.m. (basketball game with Melrose is off); Alexandria closing two hours early (no afternoon early childhood program and decisions about high school activities will be made on a case-by-case basis); Minnewaska (elementary closing at 12:30 p.m. and high school at 1 p.m.); Brandon-Evansville closing at 1:15 p.m. (all evening activities cancelled).