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This 65-foot Norway pine fell next to Jerry and Ann Charley's home on Hay Creek Drive. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Hay Creek area slammed by midnight storm

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It got a little hairy Monday at midnight when a 65-foot Norway pine was sucked out of the ground at Jerry and Ann Charley's place.

Their fear turned to relief when they saw the tree neatly lined up near the house on Hay Creek Drive, nine miles north of Park Rapids.


It did no damage.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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