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Afternoon storms bring tornadoes along with rain

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WILLMAR — On top of flooding concerns in the area, a rash of tornado warnings sprung up in the late afternoon Thursday.

Multiple funnel clouds were reported at Maynard, Benson, Clara City, Farwell and Gluek. Tornado watches and warnings were issued in Swift, Chippewa, Pope, Renville, Douglas and Stevens counties.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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