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Wadena Works To Restore Landscape After Tornado

The city of Wadena is commemorating Arbor Day weekend with a large-scale effort to restore a landscape decimated by last year’s tornado.


Damage from the tornado that tore through Wadena, Minn. on Jun 17, 2010. (credit: Ryan Korkowski)

Minn. Woman Creates Keepsakes After Tornado

Pieces of broken glass that once sat intact in the Wadena-Deer Creek High School brought a lot of pain to the community after the school was destroyed by a June 17 tornado.


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Wadena Man Charged With Terroristic Threats

A Wadena man has been charged with five felony counts for allegedly threatening to blow up several buildings after losing Medicare benefits.


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Wadena Community Thankful For Outdoor Hockey

Outdoor hockey probably doesn’t sound all that appealing right now, but it sounds great to some northwestern Minnesota hockey players.


Damage from the tornado that tore through Wadena, Minn. on Jun 17, 2010. (credit: Ryan Korkowski)

Small Minn. Town Continues Tornado Repairs

Residents of the small Minnesota town of Almora continue repairing homes six months after a deadly outbreak of tornadoes.


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Wadena Rebuilding 6 Months After Tornado

While we are still digging out from one of the biggest blizzards ever to hit the Twin Cities, Friday marks another historic weather story. It will be six months since 39 tornadoes touched down in the state, the most ever in Minnesota on a single day.


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Power Outage Hits Wadena County

Wadena County said the towns of Wadena, Staples and Verndale are all without power.


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Wadena H.S. Volleyball Successful Despite Tornado

Five months ago, a tornado devastated the Wadena Deer Creek area and destroyed the high school. But Thursday night, some of the kids from that school will try to make a different kind of noise, and win a state championship.


Damage from the tornado that tore through Wadena, Minn. on Jun 17, 2010. (credit: Ryan Korkowski)

Benefit Sunday For Tornado-Ravaged Wadena

Months after a devastating tornado struck Wadena, a benefit will be held this weekend to help the still-recovering Minnesota town.


Wadena – One Week Later

One week after a powerful twister pounded Wadena, Minnesota, Governor Pawlenty is revisiting the town and the mayor is holding a State of the City press conference to talk about recovery efforts.


Wadena Cleanup Going Well

Tornado cleanup in Wadena has been going well. So well, fact, that a major volunteer effort for Saturday has been cancelled.


Storm Clean-Up Underway

Gov. Tim Pawlenty has declared a state of emergency in seven counties that were hit hard by a string of tornadoes last  week.


Tornado Death Toll Now at Three

The death toll from Thursday’s storms in Minnesota now stands at three.




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