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January 10, 2009 in Washington Voices
J. Rayniak photo

Shovelers remove the snow from the roof at Broadway Elementary School Tuesday.

J. Rayniak photo

Sunrise Elementary School custodian Dave Neilsen balances himself as he leads a group of children over the icy entryway to the school as students returned from their extended winter break Thursday. Dozens of supervisors helped students get off buses and out of cars, and guided them safely into the school. Central Valley spokeswoman Melanie Rose noted that, “almost all the walkers are being driven,” which created quite a traffic jam at 24th and Adams.

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Ryan Tatsey shovels snow from the roof of Pool World at 13524 E. Sprague Ave. Many businesses are concerned with the record amount of snowloads on their roofs.


A large crew with wheelbarrows remove snow from the roof of the Trading Co. Store at 13014 E. Sprague Ave. Monday. Many businesses are concerned with the record snowloads on their roofs.