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A Kandiyohi County snow plow, operated by Larry Henjum, clears snow on County Road 40, west of New London. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

County plow operators mop up after latest snowfall


In the early morning hours after a winter storm, when most people are still sleeping, snowplow operators have fueled up their trucks, downed some coffee and are clearing their routes for motorists.

"I kind of enjoy it," said Larry Henjum, Monday morning while making a swipe through the northwestern corner of Kandiyohi County with his tandem truck loaded with sand and equipped with a front plow and side wing.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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