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Moving the snow

Jamestown city crews use a giant snowblower to move snow and widen the streets.

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A giant snowblower is used by city crews on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, to widen the road where snow was piled.
John M. Steiner / The Jamestown Sun
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