Consumers are stocking up on essential items at local stores getting ready for the area first significant snow storm.
P eople stock ed up on the basics. Shovels, electric snow blowers, and salt.
S taff at The Anderson's in Maumee were busy Friday afternoon stocking extra supplies on the shelves for customers.
S ince this is the most significant storm to hit our area , items like shovels and salt are the most popular ones people are getting.
According to the store's general manager, people are also stocking up on bread , milk, and other food.
The Anderson's says their stores will be open Saturday as the snow continues to fall.