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Icy and windy weather a hassle but not too hazardous
Andrew Webnar, a courthouse maintenance worker for Green County, spreads salt in front of the Green County Courthouse in anticipation of icy conditions on Tuesday. To order either of these photos, click here. (Times photos: Marissa Weiher)
MONROE - Icy road conditions closed area schools Tuesday, signaling the start to a slippery day for motorists. But despite the falling temperatures and a winter rainfall, county highway officials were optimistic about road conditions by Tuesday evening. "We're all watching the weather and the trucks are all loaded up with salt," Green County Highway Commissioner Jeff Wunschel said Tuesday afternoon.