• Local families continue to deal with power outages caused by winter storm

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    EAST CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Heavy snow across North Carolina has left thousands of homes and businesses without power, including one neighborhood in east Charlotte.

    Another issue Channel 9 witnessed in the area Monday morning was malfunctioning traffic lights at busy intersections.

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    Watch the video above as Eyewitness News anchor Kristen Leigh speaks with families still dealing with the lingering impacts of the winter storm in east Charlotte. 

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