Tornado victims slowly rebuild their lives, homes they lost
Tom Mikelson, his wife, Linda, and their daughter, Christine, went to the basement when they saw the tornado bearing down from the west on their six-acre hobby farm. Their horse, housed in a restored 1918-era barn -- which imploded in the storm -- shared their sentiment.
"The horse bolted out of the barn, and I bolted to the basement," Tom said.
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