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January 3, 2013

Know your stuff when it comes to winter

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NORMAN —

Other tips:

·Take some time to winterize your car.

· Keep the gas tank filled.

· Put a winter survival kit in the vehicle that includes high-energy foods, a flashlight, blankets, sand or salt and a small shovel.

· At home, check your supplies to ensure you have enough food and a place to shelter for at least five days.

· Since dehydration is just as possible, fill some water bottles.

· Make sure all battery operated items are fully charged and have spare batteries readily available.

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