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Some area residents preparing for the winter storm... just in case

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Some Southwest Missouri residents are prepping for the winter storm by stocking up on groceries.

We caught up with some shoppers in Carl Junction who told us what they make sure to have in their kitchen, when winter weather approaches.

"Mainly snack foods for the kids, something to keep them busy, milk, eggs, something they can have for breakfast, and movies - lots of movies," says Carl Junction resident Jamie Beck.

"All the sorts of things that you can keep without them being refrigerated, in case the electricity goes out," says Joplin resident Jerry Williams.

Over the next few days you can keep up with the weather and closings on our website.
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