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July 27, 2013
Adam, Laura and Darrell Gulseth and Theresa Thielen stand in what used to be their kitchen. A tornado touched down early Monday morning and torn the roof off the rural Mahnomen house. PIPPI MAYFIELD/RECORD
Mahnomen family left homeless
July 27, 2013 - 11:00am
July 24, 2013
Weather Service tags Mahnomen tornado as EF2
July 24, 2013 - 8:58am
May 25, 2013
Pet Care Systems donated 4,000 pounds of cat litter and 375 disposable boxes and scoops to the tornado victims in Oaklahoma. BRIAN BASHAM/RECORD
Pet Care Systems sends aid to Oklahoma
May 25, 2013 - 10:00am
September 24, 2012
East Otter Tail, Wadena tornado footage arrives at Omnitheatre
September 24, 2012 - 12:26am
July 19, 2011
Photo by Brian Hansel
Members of JR Construction assess storm damage to a 60-by-112 foot steel building on the Wadena County Fairgrounds Tuesday morning. The building project was just two days away from completion when it was destroyed.
Workers escape Wadena, Minn., fairgrounds building blown down in Tuesday morning storm; building first demolished in 2010 tornado
July 19, 2011 - 1:56pm
July 3, 2011
People work to clean up debris Saturday afternoon at a home off Ramel Road in Solon Springs. The mobile home had been moved off its foundation and many trees and items outside where uprooted and overturned in the storm on Friday evening. (Photo by Jed Carlson)
Weather Service confirms tornado touchdown in Douglas County
July 3, 2011 - 4:59pm
June 17, 2011
Wadena-Deer Creek Superintendent Virginia Dahlstrom smiles as she turns over a shovel of dirt at the site where a new grades five-through-12 school will be built by September 2012. A groundbreaking was held May 6. Forum Communications Co.
Wadena tornado: one year ago today
June 17, 2011 - 10:39am
April 28, 2011
Davis appears on 'The Today Show'
April 28, 2011 - 9:05pm
December 10, 2010
Effects of Wadena tornado felt in hunting land
December 10, 2010 - 8:11am
November 29, 2010
Photo courtesy of Discovery Channel

The Dominator crew takes cover behind the vehicle. Reed Timmer films a storm with Joel Taylor (right) and Chris Chittick in the background.
PDS: A Particularly Dangerous Situation
November 29, 2010 - 9:49am
November 21, 2010
A bittersweet morning at Wadena-Deer Creek Schools
November 21, 2010 - 8:10am
October 19, 2010
Lawmakers approve flood, tornado relief -- including more than $6 million for Wadena area
October 19, 2010 - 8:37am
October 11, 2010
WDC school settles tornado losses at $40 million
October 11, 2010 - 10:01am
August 27, 2010
Photo by Rachelle Klemme

U.S. Sen. Al Franken and Wadena Mayor Wayne Wolden show off their city of Wadena buttons.
Franken tours damage, vows D.C. help for city
August 27, 2010 - 10:21am
August 4, 2010
More than half of tornado victims may have PTSD
August 4, 2010 - 9:17am