"We're asking all of our residents to stay home. Do not travel on Dane County's roads," said Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney. "If it sounds like we keep hammering this, we are, because that's the safest place to be in a snowstorm like this. Let us do our jobs. Let us clear our roads, and then life will return to normal as soon as possible."
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