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Second wave of snow hits Calgary as crews clear priority routes


Snow crews were out on Calgary’s streets early Saturday, as winter staged a fierce comeback.

Up to 10 centimetres are expected to fall throughout Saturday, the city said in a media release.

The focus on Saturday will be on the city’s busiest roads, including Crowchild Trail and Glenmore Trail.

Work includes plowing through lanes and applying material to routes as snow continues to fall.

The temperature is expected to fall throughout the day Saturday as well, falling to – 19 C by afternoon.

At 9 a.m., the temperature was -17 C with a windchill of – 26. Top Stories

'Rust' armourer gets 18 months in prison for fatal shooting by Alec Baldwin on set

A movie weapons supervisor was sentenced to 18 months in prison in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer by Alec Baldwin on the set of the Western film "Rust," during a hearing Monday in which tearful family members and friends gave testimonials that included calls for justice and a punishment that would instill greater accountability for safety on film sets.

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