City of Wadena devastated by tornado
It was supposed to be a celebratory day in Wadena. Instead, a tornado tore large sections of the city down. The storm disrupted the city's parade today, and came through town as hundreds of visitors arrive for an all-school reunion.
At 5:10 p.m., a storm caused "extreme damage" in the city, according to Mayor Wayne Wolden. Several buildings were damaged or destroyed, including Wadena-Deer Creek High School and the Wadena Area Community Center.
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