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The Chicago skyline is reflected on a thin layer of ice Thursday on Monroe Harbor in Lake Michigan, one day after a blizzard dumped the third-largest snowfall in the city's history.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charles Rex Arbogast / Associated Press

Chris Grandon, a senior at Bradley University, digs a snow fort out of a 12-foot pile of snow on campus Wednesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Adam Gerik / The Journal Star

Snow accumulates inside a pickup truck that was abandoned on Lake Shore Drive.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kiichiro Sato / Associated Press

Caroline Spence plays in the snow in the backyard of her home in the Heartland Circle subdivision.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Scott Strazzante / Chicago Tribune

A man uses snowshoes to move through downtown Iowa City as a major winter storm moves through the Midwest.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images

A man watches as chunks of ice crash into a break wall at the harbor in Milwaukee after the Wisconsin city was hit by a severe winter storm.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DARREN HAUCK / Reuters

A plowed street is lined by cars encased in snow.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DARREN HAUCK / Reuters

Motorists who stopped to help attempt to push a car out of a snowbank next to a highway in Windsor.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jessica Hill / Associated Press

Chicago had received 17 inches and counting in the blizzard.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: M. Spencer Green / Associated Press

Muldoon gets a brief coating of snow while the dog waits for its owner to grab a cup of hot coffee.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Toby Talbot / Associated Press

A man jumps over a snowbank in downtown Chicago.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHN GRESS / Reuters

A car landed vertically in the snow after a multiple-vehicle accident on Interstate 93 north of Salem. No one was injured.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tim Jean / The Eagle-Tribune

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2 Comments

  1. February 2, 2011, 1:28 pm

    what happens when you debase a curency all over the usa?

    By: troytrd3@gmail.com
  2. February 2, 2011, 2:25 pm

    that's Iowa City. the only place the sidewalk is shoveled is in front of the the bar "The Airliner". Go figure, go Hawks…

    By: AzureMatty

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