March 18, 2018
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Shoveling heavy snow is a workout

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Today’s wet snow is making for tough shoveling. BDN Portland reporter Troy R. Bennett weighs a shovelful of snow and finds it coming in at about 9.5 pounds, not counting the shovel. Multiply that by 55 scoops and you’re moving 522.5 pounds of the white stuff.

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