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December 29, 2008 in City
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Olga Major, Andrei Galynine and Yualiya Burdeyna, from left, make the leap across a berm in the middle of the west 900 block of Riverside Avenue during a heavy snowstorm over Spokane on Monday, Dec, 29, 2008.

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Spokane Fire Department personnel work to pull a fire truck out of a snowdrift outside Station 1 on West Riverside on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008.

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Andrei Galynine, left, and Inna Burdeyna trade snowballs as they try to uncover their car along Riverside Avenue in Spokane on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008.

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A short but very slippery hill on Browne Street at Riverside Avenue caused several trucks to jacknife or get stuck during the heavy snowfall Monday, Dec. 29, 2008. The street was blocked off and traffic diverted until the trucks could chain up or get towed off the hill.

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Mike Salter stops his truck in a safe spot just off Riverside and Napa to check his chains and electrical connections Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, during a heavy snowstorm that dumped trouble all over Spokane. Salter drives over from the coast delivering animal feed to Spokane, Republic and towns along the Interstate 90 corridor.

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