Snow was perfect for building fort

Tribune Chronicle photo / R. Michael Semple

Carissa Barker of Warren, left, and her children, Everett, 3, and Marley, 4, pack heavy snow into a plastic container to make snow blocks for building their snow fort in the front yard of their Warren home. The National Weather Service reported the area received between 3.8 and 4.5 inches of snow late Monday into Tuesday.