Pending snow creates boost in sales

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While many residents say they hope they've seen the last snowstorm this season, some local businesses are singing a different tune.

According to employees at Werner's True Value hardware store, the extra snowfall this year has boosted sales. They say a looming storm brings in customers in need of new shovels, snow blowers and more ice melt.

At local supermarkets, the talk of more flurries also has many eager to stock up on food so they don't have to travel in poor weather.

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