Tornado Damage

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Sheriff’s Office: Tornado Touches Down In Southwest MN

The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office says residents reported a tornado touchdown near St. James early Friday night. The touchdown was in Long Lake Township, where the sheriff’s office says a building owned by Civil Ag Group sustained extensive damage.

07/25/2015

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A Look Back At Wadena’s 2010 Tornado Devastation

The tornado that tore through the town of Wadena in 2010 left 4,000 community members working tirelessly to clean up the extensive damage. From the air, it looked like a war zone. Homes were flattened; a church was destroyed; school buses were covered in debris from all that was left of Wadena Deer Creek High School.

06/17/2015

Volunteers and summer interns from Wells Fargo are helping repair and paint walls at the tornado damaged home. (credit: CBS)

Volunteers Fix Tornado Damage On Mpls. Father’s Home

Residents in north Minneapolis are still struggling to get back on their feet after the May 22 tornado that ripped through the area. A single father of four got some much needed help from strangers across the country on Friday.

07/29/2011

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Minneapolis Opens Office For Building Permits

The city of Minneapolis is opening an office so residents of tornado-damaged neighborhoods can more easily get construction and repair permits.

06/01/2011

Raptor Resource Project

Tornado Victim Identified, 2nd Man Dies During Cleanup

The tornado that tore through north Minneapolis has claimed two lives — one man died after a tree fell on his vehicle and a second victim collapsed while assisting in cleanup efforts.

05/23/2011