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ñ good monday morning. if you are home because of the snow, lucky you. it is nasty out there. thanks for joining us. >> the rest of us are worn out here. we have a great cast coming in today giving the official world, whether we'll get mail today, recycling or not? no school today, jeopardy tomorrow. >> big issue too is the hospitals. we have you covered. we were on all weekend. in the meantime, justin says more could be coming, nobody wants to hear that. let's get to him now. >> we've got ourselves a couple things to look at.
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i want to show you this morning, you're stuck in, this has raised some questions out there. you have to look at the difference between private schools and municipalities that have to take care of the neighborhoods. looks like this parking lot hasn't been touched. look at the current view at veterans elementary in ellicot city. 19 degrees. windchill of 8, that's cold. it looks like fresh snowpack or at least not touched for a long time. that's one of the reasons across the area. the harbor school in annapolis, i see pavement there. they had the two-foot tally as well. that's one of the things we're working on. basically as megan pointed out, here are the headlines. winter storm watch begins tomorrow afternoon. the general question of how much we're going to get, i'm going with a range of 16 inches. for those that are concerned about that and thinking that's
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broad, look at the tall aechlz -- tallies over the weekend, this'll be a storm that will dump more snow north and east. very similar storm itself. the pattern will be shifting a little bit. that will impact who gets what. but basically, anne arundel county, peegee, back towards montgomery, d.c., all points north, we have that also, caroline, points north on the eastern shore. south, going to get more rain, but we do expect to have more snow, including maybe the top side of the beltway, harford zone, cecil county, they'll get the heaviest snowfall. they'll be in the 1-foot range. sunshine today, we'll make it to 32. bitterly cold tonight. we'll give you more details on the storm coming up in a couple minutes. back to you. the crunching and munching and shovelling, that's what we're doing now. tom sloan kind of mapped this
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weekend around the shovelling. by the time we caught up to him, he did about 2.5 hours of work on his driveway and sidewalk. he's trying to make sure his wife can get to work today, but the car is still buried. take your time out there. take plenty of breaks. we've been carving our way to freedom since saturday. >> inch by inch and shovel by shovel. we're making some headway. linda sow is telling us about it. >> we're in rogers forge. we wanted to show you what's going on today. we think this is the story of the day. you have these cars that already dug out. they still have snow on the top of the car. we have seen cars with tons of snow on the roofs, please clear it off, it can be dangerous when you hit the road for people behind you. i've heard some areas have to cancel trash pick-up because of the snow, before you put your trash cans out, you might want
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to check. we look to the left, bge crews are standing by. we believe there are power outages nearby. we couldn't get gas because the power was out. these guys are on stand by, they'll be busy. i want to show you this car right here. they have digging to do. yeah. this is going to be a tough one. we saw a lot of cars like this. they just wanted to take it easy over the weekend. we have this pick-up truck, they've made a little escape route. they're good to go. once they hit the road, they'll be pretty good. we've been through the city. the highways look good, the main roads look good, it's the side streets, the neighborhood streets you want to be careful on. most have been plowed. there's still snow and icy patches, be careful, take your
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time. you can see, there's still snow here. but um, yeah, that's really, that's really the story, the main roads are fine, it's just the neighborhood streets, you want to be careful. i heard from some people, i haven't heard a plow come through the neighborhood yet. they're still stuck in their house. the word of advice is just enjoy it or try to. director of emergency management agency, incase there is an emergency, we go to see him. >> good morning. >> have you slept at all? >> just a little bit. we've been real busy. crews have been there since friday morning. we've been working around-the-clock. we're still there now. we think we might be there. we're trying to get rest today. don't know how successful we'll be, but we'll see. >> we fared pretty well, people understood, we're not going anywhere this weekend. trying to get out today, but it's better than it was. >> this was such a large storm
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of historic proportions, along with that, very heavy. people need to have a lot of patience. we're doing our best from a public safety perspective. a lot of the snowplow operators are doing a great job. we'll keep at it. >> did you run into any challenges with this snow storm? you said we learned something so the next time around we know what to do? >> in my time being the state director, this was the largest deployment of national guard resources. we had hiccups getting them moving, but they're a great bunch of people. you learn lessons of how to do it quicker next time, but all in all, everybody did a phenomenal job. >> now this one, where are we going to put all this stuff? >> great question. they're calling for another 16 inches, who knows what we're going to get. the only place to go is up with it and obviously how you get it there will be the challenge. a lot of streets and districts
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are hauling the snow away into parks, into uh, into the bay maybe in some cases, just to dump it in there. that'll be continuing, that's what we'll have to do. >> from individuals, what do you need from people? >> the number one thing, everybody is talking about patience, understanding that everyone's doing the best they can. all the operators are exhausted at this point. patience is number one. if you don't need to go out, don't go out. every vehicle on the road adds to the complexity of the snowplow drivers. i would ask them to look at that. if you don't have to go anywhere, just hang in your house today. >> i guess they're going to stay just incase. you're also concerned about the snow on the roofs. >> yes, good point. this past weekend the snow was very heavy. we had a couple collapses of my concern is with this.
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additional snow coming this week, it's supposed to be just as heavy of snow. >> we heard from the governor all weekend, and the press conference that we carried live. he said stay off the roads, that was a consistent message. why not make it mandatory to stay off the roads? >> there's a lot of uh, issues that go around with that, uh, probably the biggest one, you still need to get commerce moving on the road. you still have your delivery trucks that need to get out. food trucks and all those things. in many cases, it's just better to have a strong message for people to stay home. it's difficult to enforce um, so we look at the whole, all the aspects of it before we make a decision. this weekend we felt just a very stern uh, message that it's very dangerous. i believe it did. i think most people listened to the message or couldn't get out anyway so it didn't matter. >> we know you're so busy, we're grateful you could come in.
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>> there are cots downstairs. >> i'm used to it. >> thank you for coming somebody had to deliver this little baby. we'll take you to the hospital and watch it happen. >> no we're not. he wasn't waiting. you may notice that car companies are folding brands all over the place. a look back at what might have been just plain destiny before our very eyes. [ male announcer ] mark your calendar.
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now to the latest for the problems for toyota. the company's ceo is speaking out about the massive recall. it's already cost the automaker nearly $30 billion. now we're going to talk about the meter running out for several car models, in some cases entire brands. many consumers are jumping at the chance to get a good deal, while others worry about the
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cars they already own. how do you know if a discontinue sells deal or dud? roosevelt leftwich gives us advice. >> i love the way this car's designed. six speed uh, it's got a beautiful interior. >> reporter: the gm is winding down saab and mars local dealership is already closed. she's driving nearly 100 miles to get her car serviced. >> i'm very concerned about parts, service and how times going to be able to cost-effectively maintain my car. >> reporter: it's not just saab. the auto industry is putting the breaks on many underperforming brands. pontiac and saturn won't be made anymore. >> sad to see pontiac disappear, but it will allow general motors to survive and that's the important part. >> reporter: james bell of kelly blue book says don't panic if you own a discontinued car.
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you're still under warranty and can still get service. >> the government has made sure that general motors will have a good supply of parts and service facilities available in your area. it just probably won't be nearly as convenient. >> reporter: if you're planning to buy a car that's stopping production, think twice. >> in most cases, the resale value will drop very steeply. if you're wanting a car to trade in in three years, this isn't the car for you. >> reporter: do your research online before heading out to the lot and be prepared to hagel. as for marra, she loves what she drives and is sad this saab will likely be her last. >> i don't want anyone to go through what i'm going through right now of being very content with a car that has absolutely no foreseeable future.
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>> reporter: roosevelt leftwich, abc2 news. >> if you're going to buy a discontinued car, you'll have to compromise on certain options. >> discontinued cars, what do you do? >> in the case of general motors, there are four brands being discontinued. hummer, saab, pontiac and saturn. in the case of saturn and pontiac, over the years, they have put millions of units in operation, which means the suppliers of parts for general motors have their capacity to make more, which means after-market suppliers, typically the asian companies, uh, produce parts for the pontiac and the saturn. in the case of hummer and saab, it's a different story. saab during its hayday had 1/10 of 1% of market share. in other words, there were 1,000 new cars sold before someone
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sold a saab. so in the best of times, parts and service was difficult. uh, in the future, it will be next to improbable for parts and service. hummer had a little bit more market share, but not much. consequently, it'll still be a stretch for parts and service. general motors will honor these warranties at their surviving general motors dealerships, but, parts are going to be an issue, especially in the case of saab and hummer. i wouldn't worry about it, as far as pontiac and saturn go. there'll be plenty of parts available, but just like the gentleman from edmonds said, don't buy a discontinued brand if you plan on trading it in three years. you won't have any resale. >> let's talk about cars in the snow. a tank is all we can get around in huh? >> well actually, most cars will get you, uh, get you out and
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about with some good safety, simple driving tips. back in the uh, in the day, uh, when i owned dealerships, we were anticipating a snow like this. we would order in extra supplies of transmissions, in the box, rebuilt transmissions ready to go. sometimes as many as 50 because people would get in the snow banks, what they would do, is rev. and spin, spin, spin, and just burn up their transmissions. so if you are stuck, in the snow, and, and you, and you're not moving, you want to gently rock back and forth between reverse and drive. and you don't want your rpms revving very high. it'd be best to keep them under 3,000. the fact is, the higher you rev, the quicker you're going to turn
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the surface neither your tire into ice and you're not going anywhere. >> real quick, he'll be at the car show with us coming up . >> sunday, folks, if you're not doing something, you will have a great time. this is the second annual wing bowl held at padonia station. it is to benefit the signal 13 foundation, the good folks at padonia give me the whole facility to put this fund-raiser on. it's a chicken wing eating contest. i have all departments of the baltimore city police, the homicide, specialized units, it's to raise money for officers hurt in the line of duty in baltimore city. many of them are shot, run over. we had an officer shot last week. >> right. >> thrown off a roof. injuries are significant. myself and another group of businessmen, raising money to help these families. >> speing valentine's day with
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scotty d. thank you for coming in. >> thanks for having me. here's justin with a look at weather. >> i made a big stink yesterday. i was really, really, shall i say agitated that the bwi snow report came in with 26.5 inches at noon on saturday and the final report was 24.8. i spent all morning yesterday discussing this, answering e-mails online trying to figure out what really happened. i wound up speaking with the elite forecaster at the national weather service, the observer was measuring wrong. there's a standard for the weather service that has a white board raised above the ground that should be measured every six hours, wiped clean and measured. he wiped it clean every hour. that inflated the number. they had to toss that out. the 24.8 is an estimate, not a final total. i know we're surrounded by 30 +
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in glen burnie. the weather service was trying to stick with their standards. we ended up with a lighter total. we'll have more. no doubt about that. 21 in baltimore. it is 10 degrees when you factor in the wind. that's what it feels like. currently we're dealing with clear skies. sunshine for today. similar to the last one. el nino charged southern branch system. over the weekend, heavy rain, this system is throwing snow through northern sections of mississippi. two sections will merge. similar set-up to the weekend storm. slightly different position. where this thing actually does explode or bomb off the coast will be a little farther away and little farther north. so the impact where the bull's eye of snow will be shifted away from the baltimore area up to the northeast. we're not out of the woods yet. this forecast model, a little behind the times. at noon it's showing the clouds
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moving in. it's forecasting for the snow to begin after 8:00. i think you get snow before then, but needless to say, it comes in. we get heavy snow and the backside of the snow is wind-driven. lighter, fluffier, we could have near blizzard conditions wednesday morning. extends up to new york, long island, boston. today we're looking at basically 32 degrees, sunshine, tonight we're down to 10. we set the stage for the storm. the first few flakes won't melt, they'll stick tomorrow afternoon. how much do we get? stick around, i'll give that snow cast in the next half hour. we start in the history books, end ed up with a story-book finish to finish the super bowl. >> new orleans, a city that's been through so much. look at your screen. we'll be right back. [ male announcer ] mark your calendar.
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teammates did last night, can you imagine when he's a man looking at this later in life? it's incredible. i'd love to hear what he's saying to his son in this video. >> get choked up just watching it again and again. what this guy went through. drew brees, he and the city are kind of tied together now. he resurrected his career and city as well. >> absolutely. story-book ending. one of the biggest events on the sports calendar for sure. it's the super bowl title for the new york saints, 4.5 years after their city was devastated by katrina. >> abc2 news jeremy hubbard has the sights and sounds, starting in the big easy. >> reporter: for a city that never needs a reason to party, new orleans got one anyways. the fans and what they endured
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after katrina motivated the victory. super bowl xliv began with the colts up by 10, but the second half belonged to the black and gold. the surprise onsidekick and reception -- inter -- interception. >> they deserved the win. >> who ever thought this would be happening? >> you know, when 85% of the city was under water, all of its residents, evacuated to places all over the country. most people not knowing if new orleans would ever come back. >> reporter: or even if the team would come back. the saints played without a home staid glum 2005. there was talk of leaving the city for good. thoughts that seem like a distant memory this morning. >> it means so much, the passion we did it in and the city we did
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it for. >> reporter: an emotional moment, an emotional win. >> unbelievable. >> reporter: jeremy hubbard, abc news. >> wonderful story. >> no talk about the parade yet, but it's coming. they'll go right through the 9 eighth -- 9th ward on that parade. all right, watch. >> sorry about last night. >> i just don't understand why you didn't call. >> i was on e-trade diversifying my portfolio, taking control, like a wolf. >> millions of you watching talking around the water cooler this morning. what about the commercials? the e-trade debut was a hit. how about betty white and vigoda getting sacked? weigh in on our online poll.
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the blizzard over the weekend was challenging enough, but what if you had to get into the hospital? >> got into the ambulance, very bumpy ride, long ride, scary ride. >> little tyson was welcomed over the weekend with all the snow. we'll talk about this. it's such a nice story, you don't want to miss it. >> being stuck at home will help you get your tax information together, huh? we have a scam alert you have to be on your toes about. ♪
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airport. >> federal agencies are closed today. some 23,000 government employees who work inside the washington beltway, it costs the government roughly $100 million to close for the day. emergency employees are expected to report to work. we had weddings and super bowl parties that were probably cancelled this weekend, but one thing that can't be cancelled. labor pains. >> that's for sure. brian keebler talked with the mother. she's handling being a new mom with her blizzard babe. >> reporter: tyson saeed hill surprised all of us . >> he was born in the blizzard and made local news in baltimore. >> reporter: he sure did. ten neighbors had to dig her out
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before first responders could get her to the hospital with literally only an hour and a half to spare. >> got in the ambulance, very bumpy ride. long ride. scary ride. i was praying that i wouldn't have the baby in the ambulance, but we were able to make it here. >> reporter: tyson was born at 1:34 this afternoon, the blizzard baby he's being called and maybe, just maybe that warmed the icy, cold, vindictive heart of old man winter. just a couple hours later, the snow stopped and the sun actually came out. despite bleak conditions we saw black top for the first time in 24 hours. a calm after the storm that had people finally coming out. >> we wanted to check it out and go out in the snow. >> reporter: and start digging out. residents like this starting the long process of clearing cars,
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walks and steps. when you walked out, what was your first thought when you saw the snow? >> i figured it would be a couple hours of work to get it out. >> reporter: hours and maybe even days after the baltimore area looks to give new life after a dead of winter storm. in baltimore county, brian keebler, abc2 news. >> a group of people that have been working tirelessly is the state highway administration. did you get any sleep at all? >> just a few hours. >> what are you going to do with the plow operators? >> well, it's obviously been a huge challenge. many of them worked 48 straight hours before they got a break. we've been giving them a few hours of sleep, but they get right back on the road after a few hours of sleep and uh, we do need to get as much snow pushed
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back as possible. as you say, we expect more snow on tuesday night and wednesday. >> we were talking with richard earlier from mema. what are we doing with the excess snow right now? >> well we've been, this has been particularly challenging, we've pushed back as much as we can with plows, but plows can only do so much. we have to come in and actually scoop up the snow in big buckets and push it to the side. we'll be doing that all day today and tomorrow, and one of the messages i want to leave with drivers is be particularly mindful of the snow uh, operations that are going to because uh, it's very dangerous in those work zones. >> how far away do we need to stay back from a salt truck and what sort of things do you want our viewers to know about salt trucks on the road?
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and plows on the road? about the distance we need to keep and etiquette to keep in mind out there? >> we always ask drivers stay at least 500 feet behind any salt or snowplow operator that's operating. i think today, uh, what your viewers will probably see more than anything is the front end loaders and they're constantly backing up and going forward and uh, it's, it's a dangerous operation and drivers have to be very careful in uh, the vicinity of those operations. >> neil, thank you for joining us. get some rest, we'll be back at it in 24 hours. state highway administrator, neil peterson. you may be looking to get a huge refund but your tax preparer may be looking to get that away from you. >> abc2 news investigator joce sterman has that story.
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also ahead this morning: while we're being buried in snow, people in vancouver are experiencing the warmest january on record, so what does this mean for the winter olympics? >> can't we just ship it to them. >> you may want to think about the deck in the back or anything raised up. try to get wind off, we have more snow underway. winter storm watch for northern maryland, pennsylvania, new jersey through wednesday afternoon. 21 degrees for our friends at mema headquarters. windchill 14. we have the snowfl forecast coming up next. please stick around. (announcer) pillsbury grands! biscuits,
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according to aaa, the average price of gas $2.62 a gallon. for regular in baltimore, that's down two cents in a week. all right, those w 2s are showing up in your mailboxes every single day, before you take your work to a tax preparer, you better listen up. joce sterman has tipped to make sure you don't get scammed by a fly-by-night operator. >> reporter: it's that special time of year, you get your w 2
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from work and suddenly you're itching for that refund. picking the first prep service could put you at risk. the better business bureau says you have to ask questions before making a choice on who will crunch your numbers. in maryland, general tax preparers aren't regulated yet. the law goes into effect later this year. choose wisely. be wary of anyone promising you a lot of money. >> there's no way they know if they'll be able to give you any type of refund. >> reporter: be careful with preparers who base their fee on the size of your refund. >> you want your fees to be based on the complexity. >> reporter: think twice about preparers who are heavily promoting prerefund loans. by the time you pay their interest fees and tax prep, you
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might wipe out your refund altogether if you even get one. no matter who files your paperwork, ask them to go through it with you line-by-line. never sign a return that's been left blank. in the end, uncle sam will hold you responsible for problems, not a shady tax man. >> before you choose a preparer, ask how long they've been in business and how long they'll be around. don't forget to click the preparers firm with the better business bureau. there's nearly three feet of snow out there and you have a health emergency, what do you do? we'll complain what to do to make sure you get the help you need. folks in vancouver are wishing for more snow right now. we'll tell you what they're doing to keep the games on, on on schedule. [ male announcer ] mark your calendar.
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we've been getting record amounts of snow, but that's not the same in vancouver. organizers are trucking in snow. can you believe this? >> we have some for them if they
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need it. >> the area is experiencing the warmest january on record. snow is coming in from around the region. we might have a couple feet we can afford to send them, up in vancouver. the blizzard had time when it came to baltimore city. >> stephanie rawlings blake is in charge now. she took over as mayor on thursday and over the weekend she was helping dealing with the snow. she took some time out to help the homeless. she spent yesterday afternoon helping dozens of people at our daily bread making sure they have a warm lace to stay. >> we have more than 400 beds available between the two shelters and we haven't turned one person away. >> our daily bread has been feeding hundreds of homeless for years now. >> all right, justin, vancouver, they need snow, can you believe that? >> too bad we can't give them
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ours. >> you have to love that funky weather pattern. there was a time a few years ago, there was a winter fest in buffalo, new york, they had to ship snow in from rochester, nearby, because they didn't have any and of course that uh, right after christmas that year, they wound up with 84 inches of snow in the final week of that year. it happens sometimes. we got it, they don't. we'll get more. after three feet of snow, what's another foot? at 15 this morning. this sets the stage for the cold air. the ground is frozen. that's the one difference we had from the last storm. the first few flakes won't be wasted. everything will stick unless it is exceptionally well-treated. 15 this morning. slowly climbing up to 21 right now. we have a 24-spot in the thermometer, a real rock of cold air in place. windchills down to about 10 in town, occasionally single-digits. a cold day, nonetheless with the sunshine. pull back and show you that next
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developing storm. one more time, show you how it is eastbound. sometimes the atmosphere just likes to repeat itself. we call it uh, atmospheric memory or for that matter, the trend is your friend. the timing of the days may be similar as it comes in during the afternoon and evening. hits hardest during the following morning. let's get to the details. first off, 32 degrees. may take some sun to saturate the air tomorrow. during the afternoon, towards evening, we develop that snow with high temperature again around 32. how much do i think is going to happen between tuesday evening and wednesday? i averaged 6 to 12 inches which doesn't seem like much compared to 30 inches some of you received. lighter amounts south of the bay bridge. will be rain on the eastern shore. because of the placement of this storm, as the bull's eye gets shifted north, baltimore, north
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of the beltway. harford county, cecil county, will be the big winners in this storm. york and lancaster counties. 12 to 16 inches. that's my first call, i'm sticking to it. >> thanks, justin. the big issue with all this snow, hospitals and staff, getting them in. i think we all expect that service, but it's not that easy. gbmc's chief operating officer joins us to tell us what you have going on. you guys set up a command center, i understand? >> yes, typical for events like this. we have a critical incident community that sets the parameters for our command center which was established on friday. officially opened to manage the whole process of getting patients taken care of, getting patients to the hospital and getting staff to the hospital. >> that has to be a huge challenge. getting staff in. getting people to come into our studio was tough, how do you do that. >> first of all, i couldn't be prouder of all the staff that volunteered uh, throughout this event. uh, but getting staff to the
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hospital, we have volunteer drivers that um, offer their four wheel drive capability to come to the hospital and bring staff in, to accommodate our patients. >> they have to feel very good about where they work. you're the chief operating officer there, you borrowed somebody's four wheel drive and drove staff in. >> they actually let me drive in the snow, megan, so i did get a chance to bring some employees into work. >> that's dedication. that's impressive. >> many of our employees have been at the hospital since uh, friday, have stayed at the hospital entirely through that time. uh, their families are at home. they've been away from their families for the entire time and catching sleep here and there. we're proud of how they've lived in at the hospital in terms of patients coming first. >> we had a story earlier in the newscast about a baby born at your hospital. when you see something like that, does it all come full
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circle and you think, okay, that's why i didn't sleep for 48 hours and that's why my staff worked so hard. >> it's very reaffirming and again, um, we get such positive feedback from how patients perceive the services we proceed to our patients and uh, they were certainly demonstrated the last couple days where everyone pulled together uh, and worked through the challenges we had. >> how do you prepare for the snow we're about to see? >> well the, actually the command center's having that conversation this morning or listening to your forecast and uh, have determined that we're trying to rest the people that have really worked hard and get them rested and prepare for the next, next potential event this week. >> i think we all sort of expect that a hospital can treat us, but we don't think about the, the you know, the problems that weather can pose. do you guys, have you learned from this situation for the future? >> every time we have an event that we have to initiate the
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command center, we kind of debrief and uh, talk about the things that went well and things we could learn from and we always learned from each one of these as far as uh, what to do and prepare for the next event. certainly the length of time this event took uh, you know, was something that we have to take into consideration. >> thank you so much for coming in. i know you guys gave us some shovelling tips so you don't see additional people in the er. we'll be right back stay with us. [ male announcer ] mark your calendar.
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look at these flowers. beautiful. if you're feeling glum and it's nasty outside. take a look at your screen. that'll cheer you up. >> they just delivered them. they made it. they made it through the snow. big valentine's day coming up this weekend. >> i'm glad you said that, you've been calling valentine's day thanksgiving. >> get my wife a turkey, i don't know. >> don't idea that. it was quite a trek for some people. saw some pretty adventurous
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people out there and get outside. take a look. >> when was the last time you were able to walk down the middle of york road in the middle of the day? >> did you feel like you were going to be a nomad running through the snow? >> i wanted to be prepared. >> prepared comes in different styles. whether it's ski goggles or straight up skis. took advantage of the empty roads to get to maybe the only store opened. >> would you come out in this massive snow storm? >> i ran out of cereal and also wanted to get milk and a top for the trash can. >> reporter: the shelves are fairly stocked with something for just about everyone if you're not too chicken to brave the weather. >> want to do an interview with clucky mccluckerson. >> i wonder what he came to giant for. >> i guess he's on sale.
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look at that, bill. got anymore fried chicken left? >> for the most part, it's more about the essentials. people who for whatever reason couldn't get out and make the run yesterday, have no choice but to do it today. >> drove out here in the snow to get some groceries. come and get my mother and make sure she aite aite. should see at least a foot to 16 inches of snow, begins late tomorrow. we'll ask for a good chunk of
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