Damage

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October 24, 2019 - 8:43 am
(KFTK/AP) - The tornado that ripped through Dallas over the weekend destroyed nearly everything in its path, at least one thing managed to make it out unscathed – and now it's providing hope to those who were affected by the disaster. A large cross that used to sit atop the Northway Church in...
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West Alton flooding along Mississippi River in Illinois
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July 16, 2019 - 10:28 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker is urging residents to report flood damage to their county’s emergency management agencies. He says such action will increase the likelihood the state will qualify for federal disaster aid. According to the governor’s office, the state can qualify...
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flooded Mississippi Riverfront in St. Louis, Missouri in June 2019
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June 25, 2019 - 1:36 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Repairs and cleanup following the prolonged flooding along the Mississippi River will cost more than $2 billion, an advocacy group for river communities said Tuesday. Heavier than normal snow melt in the late winter and frequent and heavy rains through the spring led to flooding...
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Tornado in Jefferson City Missouri
May 23, 2019 - 2:01 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KFTK) — Crews in Jefferson City are on the scene of what is being categorized as the aftermath of a 'violent tornado.' For the third consecutive day dangerous storms prompted numerous tornado warnings and reports of twisters touching down. There have been multiple reports of...
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