Top of the morning, Jan. 6, 2014

Top of the morning, Jan. 6, 2014

Memory Lane

On Mondays, we'll make use of our extensive photo archives both in this space and on our News-Gazette Facebook page (where we'd love for you to weigh in).

Today: How bad was the ice storm that enveloped the area on Feb. 14-15, 1990? Enough to generate T-shirts that read "Ice Storm Survivor," which were sold to raise money for local Red Cross shelters. Particularly hard hit were power lines and trees, like the one blocking the westbound lane of Springfield Avenue in Champaign.

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