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    National Guard sent to help dig Alaskan town out from under 18 feet of snow

    Snow in Alaska doesn't usually make big headlines, but even The Last Frontier has extremes.

    Cordova, an isolated coastal town of about 2,000 people about 150 miles east of Anchorage, appears to be one of the hardest-hit locales, with the state National Guard reporting that it was sending Guardsmen and resources Monday after weeks of record snowfall left the city buried under 18 feet of the white stuff.

    The state activated its State Emergency Operations Center on Friday to help Cordova handle the snow. The town had issued a disaster declaration earlier in the day.

    More here: Alaska town digging its way out after record 18 feet of snow – This Just In - CNN.com Blogs


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