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Midwest lacking salt for roads

By Danny Cozzi | February 25, 2014

Ice sucks. We learned all about that this winter. We’re also enjoying how much ice sucks paired with a salt shortage.Without salt, keeping the roads safe to drive on is not easy. But, if you slip while crossing the street or walking around, don’t...

Potholes to be fixed in coming weeks

By Joseph Olmo and Jessica Wells | February 15, 2011

DeKALB | Warm weather is upon us and with that comes pothole season for the city of DeKalb. "It's been about normal for what we deal with," said Mark Espy, assistant director of public works. "They haven't been any worse than what we've seen in the past."...

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