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Bitter cold snaps region to attention

Shelters reach out as wind whips area

Sculptor Andy Campbell shaped ice yesterday, while Dan Martin collected chips for a sculpture on the Boston Common. Sculptor Andy Campbell shaped ice yesterday, while Dan Martin collected chips for a sculpture on the Boston Common. (Steven Senne/ Associated Press)
By Stewart Bishop and Shana Wickett
Globe Correspondents / December 30, 2009

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A bitter Arctic chill swept across the state yesterday, bringing powerful gusts that downed trees and power lines and left thousands without power. (Full article: 513 words)

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