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    MARK HAMES - mhames@charlotteobserver.com
    Bearden Park in Charlotte with the snow and downtown skyline.
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    Robert Lahser - rlahser@charlotteobserver.com
    A Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities de-icing truck spreads salt over a ice spot along Cedar Street in Charlotte on Wednesday Jan. 29,2014,
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    Robert Lahser - rlahser@charlotteobserver.com
    A Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities de-icing truck spreads salt over a ice spot along Cedar Street in Charlotte on Wednesday Jan. 29,2014,
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    Crews work to de-ice a US Airways jet at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    A de-icing crew stands by as a US Airways jet makes its way to the runway at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    All flights to Atlanta show "cancelled" on the departure board at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    Delayed marines from Camp Lejeune wait with their bags at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    Delayed marines from Camp Lejeune wait with their bags at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    Temporarily stranded, Camp Lejeune marines David Dorman, left, and Mitchell Buelow contemplate their next move with their platoon's luggage at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    TODD SUMLIN - tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
    Delayed travelers wait in line to change their flights at Charlotte Douglas International Airport Wednesday, January 29, 2014.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    John Denti, UNCC greenhouse manager, and Connie Byrne, a UNCC greenhouse gardener, walk to work through the gardens on campus. While much of the main roads are clear side streets can be an icy mess. UNC-Charlotte is closed until noon but workers at the greenhouse came in to work.
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    Diedra Laird - dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
    Caitlyn Rogich, 18, scrapes ice off her car on Pelham Lane in south Charlotte Wednesday morning.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    While much of the main roads are clear side streets can be an icy mess. UNC-Charlotte is closed until noon but workers at the greenhouse came in to work.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    While much of the main roads are clear side streets can be an icy mess. UNC-Charlotte is closed until noon but workers at the greenhouse came in to work.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    A driver turns onto Newell-Hickory Grove Road near Grier Road Wednesday morning. While much of the main roads are clear side streets can be an icy mess. UNC-Charlotte is closed until noon but workers at the greenhouse came in to work.
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    Marty Price -
    Nine-year-old Benjamin Killar walks back up the hill at Northwest Cabarrus Middle School on Wednesday morning. 01-29-14 Concord, NC. Snow Features
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    Marty Price -
    Nine-year-old Benjamin Killar enjoys a sled ride down the hill at Northwest Cabarrus Middle School on Wednesday morning. 01-29-14 Concord, NC. Snow Features
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    Marty Price -
    Bill Killar gives his son, nine-year-old Benjamin Killar, a push down the hill at Northwest Cabarrus Middle School on Wednesday morning. 01-29-14 Concord, NC. Snow Features
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    Marty Price -
    Nine-year-old Benjamin Killar enjoys a sled ride down the hill at Northwest Cabarrus Middle School on Wednesday morning. 01-29-14 Concord, NC. Snow Features
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    Some motorists got stuck going up a hill on Yorkmont Road near Allwood Drive early Wednesday morning, Jan. 29, 2014.
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Some motorists got stuck going up a hill on Yorkmont Road near Allwood Drive early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Traffic backed up due to an accident involving 3 vehicles on Westinghouse Boulevard at South Tryon Street early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Traffic backed up due to an accident involving 3 vehicles on Westinghouse Boulevard at South Tryon Street early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    An accident involving 3 vehicles on Westinghouse Boulevard at South Tryon Street early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    An accident involving 3 vehicles on Westinghouse Boulevard at South Tryon Street early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    CMPD officers searched a wooded area at the intersection of Grier Rd. and Newell-Hickory Grove Rd after two convenience store robberies Wednesday January 29, 2014. The robberies occurred at stores on Old Concord Road and on Mallard Creek Road.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    CMPD officers searched a wooded area at the intersection of Grier Rd. and Newell-Hickory Grove Rd after two convenience store robberies Wednesday January 29, 2014. The robberies occurred at stores on Old Concord Road and on Mallard Creek Road.
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Wreck being cleared on Carowinds Boulevard at Choate Circle early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    An abandoned car that spun off the road on Carowinds Boulevard early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Jose Gonzalez with Fitzpatrick Lawn and Landscape spreads de-icing pellets on the sidewalk and parking lot at Archdale Commons Shopping Center on South Boulevard early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    Davie Hinshaw - The Charlotte Observer
    Jose Gonzalez with Fitzpatrick Lawn and Landscape spreads de-icing pellets on the sidewalk and parking lot at Archdale Commons Shopping Center on South Boulevard early Wed. morning, Jan. 29, 2014
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    As night starts to fall and the snow starts to pile, neighbors on 5th St. NW in Hickory start to congregate on one of the best hills in town.
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    - Davie Hinshaw, dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
    Ice covers Baybrook Drive at Highway 51 in Charlotte early Wednesday. A winter storm dropped 1-2 inches of snow across the region, and below-freezing temps overnight has left ice in many places.
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