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Taylor Kako, 11, shovels a big load of snow in front of his house on Sherman St. in Detroit Lakes Monday afternoon.

Blizzard drops nearly a foot of snow on Becker County

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A blizzard that swept through the area dropped 11 inches of snow on Detroit Lakes Sunday and early Monday, according to KDLM Radio, which maintains a weather station in Detroit Lakes.


Most people hunkered down and didn't try to travel during the storm, especially in the rural areas, according to Dick Goodmanson, Becker County Highway safety director.

"The traveling public was good to us yesterday," he said this morning. "They stayed home."

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