27° 27° chance Thu 35° Thu 35° light 29° 29° likely Fri 33° Fri 33°
Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A Mercer County salt bin is less than half full following a harsh winter in the Grand Lake area. Costs to keep roadways clear this winter skyrocketed.

Related online story:
Costs rose as quickly as salt supplies plunged this winter.
Officials in Mercer and Auglaize counties report expenditures for snow and ice removal are double and triple from last year. [More]
Additional pictures on this date