Volunteers Help With Tornado Cleanup Efforts In Western WisconsinFour days after a tornado devastated parts of a small western Wisconsin community, families in the storm's path are getting some much-needed help.
NWS: Tornado Causes Extensive Tree Damage To Cemetery Near WinonaThe National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down briefly at a cemetery near Winona, causing extensive tree damage.
Volunteers Make Progress On Cannon Falls CleanupFifteen tornadoes touched down on Sept. 20, a record for the month of September in Minnesota. One of the cities that saw the worst damage is Cannon Falls, where two tornadoes touched down.
Tornadoes Touch Down In West-Central MinnesotaSome tornadoes have touched down in west-central Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a storm chaser reported a brief tornado touchdown near Hawick in Kandiyohi County about 6 p.m. Thursday. Another tornado touched down earlier near Norway Lake, also in Kandiyohi County. The sheriff's office reports no damage.
Sheriff's Office: Tornado Touches Down In Southwest MNThe 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.
A Look Back At Wadena's 2010 Tornado DevastationThe 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.
Volunteers Fix Tornado Damage On Mpls. Father's HomeResidents 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.
Minneapolis Opens Office For Building PermitsThe city of Minneapolis is opening an office so residents of tornado-damaged neighborhoods can more easily get construction and repair permits.
Tornado Victim Identified, 2nd Man Dies During CleanupThe 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.