Blizzard cleanup continues

City of Albion snowplow clears a large drift in the downtown area.A blizzard struck eastern Nebraska Wednesday evening, Dec. 23, and continued through Christmas Day. The storm dumped a total of 14 to 16 inches of snow with wind gusts of 35 to 45 miles per hour in the Albion area.

Cleanup work continued throughout Boone County early this week.

County road crews were expected to be clearing snow throughout this week. They had encountered drifts as deep as 12 feet on the rural roads.

More details in the Dec. 30 Albion News Print Edition.