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Are roof collapses a concern yet?

Many people have already been dealing with ice dams on the roof, but with warmer temperatures and so much snow, 22News looked into whether r…

Snowfall in Russell. Photo sent to 22News by Catherine Moran

More snow for many parts of WMass

Another round of snow has arrived in much of western Massachusetts, with the snow coming down quite heavily in some areas.

A fire hydrant remains buried on School Street Monday. (Photo by The Westfield News/Frederick Gore)

Hydrant access a safety issue

If there is a fire hydrant on your property it is your responsibility to keep it free from snow.

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Who is responsible for the shoveling?

If you own your own home, snow removal is up to you. If you're a landlord or a tenant, that responsibility can be a little more complicated.

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The Chilling Numbers about Frozen Pipes

As temperatures go down, your property’s risks of frozen pipes increases. If your pipes freeze, it can often lead to a pipe burst and signif…

Heavy equipment from the Southwick Department of Public Works was dispatched early this morning to remove high snowbanks which interfered with drivers visibility. More snow was predicted for today. (Photo by Frederick Gore/The Westfield News)

Heavy equipment to remove high snowbanks

Heavy equipment from the Southwick Department of Public Works was dispatched early this morning to remove high snowbanks which interfered wi…

Snow falling Tuesday in Shelburne Falls, image sent to 22News by Christine McCloud via Report It.

Storm bringing more snow to WMass

Weather Alert

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for eastern portions of Franklin County, and a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the rest of west…

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Dealing with ice dams on your roof

An ice dam is created by snow melting higher up on the roof and freezing near the bottom. That ice builds up from the edge, damaging the roo…