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03/15/17 12:00pm
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Rain, and not much snow, fell on the Island all day Tuesday.

JOHN CLARE PHOTO Rain, and not much snow, fell on the Island all day Tuesday.

“Thank God it wasn’t snow.”

Those were the words of Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. whose crews were, nonetheless, kept busy throughout Tuesday’s storm that he estimated dropped 2 to 3 inches of the white stuff before freezing rain turned it to slush. (more…)

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01/07/17 4:47pm
REPORTER PHOTO | A town plow clearing an Island road.

REPORTER PHOTO | A town plow clearing an Island road.

A Winter Storm Warning with hazardous conditions brought on by a heavy snowfall and blustery winds persisted through the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). A total daytime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches is possible, according to the NWS. (more…)