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Cold brings power outages to Blount County

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Posted: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 12:00 am

Blount County Schools remained closed for a third day today due to bitterly cold weather which also caused power outages throughout Blount County.

The dangerously-cold temperatures appear to be behind us, for the time being, as the National Weather Service reported that gusty winds and extreme wind chills from the Arctic air mass were gradually subsiding.

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