Ice Storm hits Vermont: Crews plow downed trees instead of snow as ice build up on trees becomes the enemy Sunday morning, bringing down power lines, cuttinh power to tens of thousands and clogging roadways as crews try to keep up.
Ice Storm: Jody Fuller of VTRANS Dist. 3 near Rutland cuts branches off trees along Vermont 15 in Cambridge coated with about an inch of frozen rain Sunday morning. Crew from across the state descended on the Champlain Valley, the Northeast Kingdom and other parts of northern Vermont after ice-laden trees snapped, bringing down power lines and cutting power to tens of thousands.
The Week in Pictures for March 19: Stacia Melick of Bolton enjoys temperatures in the mid-70’s while snowboarding at Bolton Valley Resort on Monday, March 9, 2012. http://bfpne.ws/GUlvd0 (Photo by GLENN RUSSELL, Free Press)