PHOTO GALLERY: Early spring snow drops up to 7 inches on Columbia
March 24, 2013 | 2:38 p.m. CDTBetween 5 and 7 inches of a heavy, wet snow fell across Boone County on Sunday, prompting closures and hampering travel.
Charlie Baumstark, an employee of Broadway Brewery, shovels a path to the restaurant on Sunday. Broadway Brewery will remain open until midnight Sunday despite the inclement weather; many other downtown businesses closed early. | Harry Katz
An employee of MU's Campus Facilities drives a Kubota utility vehicle to clear the sidewalk in front of Mumford Hall on Sunday. Snow began falling early Sunday morning and is expected to continue accumulating throughout the day. | Katie Alaimo
Dzoung Nzuyea passes the MU Power Plant on East Stewart Road during the heavy snowfall from a spring storm that struck Columbia on Sunday. The storm dumped between 5 to 7 inches of snow in Columbia by early Sunday afternoon. | Katie Alaimo