St. Louisans out preparing for winter storm

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – As a winter storms bears down on the St. Louis area, many St. Louisans are out preparing for Saturday's storm.  At Branneky Hardware, people are stocking up on supplies for snow and ice removal.

Mike Long works at the store and says he may lift and load enough bags of ice melt that may equal the weight of a small plane.