December 21, 2006
Cristina Pimenta, left, and her brother Bito catch snowflakes while shopping downtown with their parents, Bito Sr. and Melissa, on Wednesday. The afternoon snowfall was a gift for skiers but a nightmare for travelers trying to make it to the Yampa Valley from Denver.
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