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Linemans Spotlight record snowfall

Among the challenges to snowstorm restoration are near-white-out conditions and impassable roads.

Record Snowfall Brings a Flurry of Activity

Boston set a record with nearly 100 inches of snow in the span of a three-week period.

It all started on a relatively quiet January weekend. The talk of Boston at the time was what would come to be known as Deflategate, a controversy on whether the NFL’s New England Patriots had intentionally deflated the footballs they played with in the first half of their championship game against the Indianapolis Colts. The Patriots won that game convincingly, in a steady, cold January rain in Foxboro, Massachusetts, U.S.

Two days later, Boston got hit with Winter Storm Juno,

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