Day after storm brings signs of progress and what was lost in Park Rapids
As Day 2 dawned, Park Rapids residents woke up to aching backs and plenty of sunshine.
But that sun carries a heavy price of what was lost in Monday night's EF-1 tornado, which struck older sections of the city.
"Good grief we lost a lot of beautiful trees," said Minnesota Power line crew supervisor Carl Thesing.
Whole sections of shade trees toppled in high winds west and north of the downtown area.
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