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January 21, 2020
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County roads treacherous after recent snowstorm

Nick Ripperger Chokio Review
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County roads are still partially covered with ice from the most recent snowstorm last weekend. Nancy Olson / Stevens County Times

Snow, wind, sleet, and ice. These are things all of us have to deal with every winter in Stevens County. For most of us, that means we have the responsibility to clean our sidewalks and driveways, but probably not much else, to make them passable for ourselves and others. For the county highway crew, winter brings with it the challenges of clearing out most of the roads in the whole county. Depending on various factors, sometimes those challenges are harder to deal with than at other times. At the county board’s meeting on January 7, County Engineer Todd Larson acknowledged as much when he told the commissioners there had been “a lot of snow challenges” during the prior couple of weeks. Read the full story in the Stevens County Times print edition or check out the e-edition.

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