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Kamil Said, a student at the Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center in St. Paul, rakes debris Wednesday at the Wadena Cemetery. A total of 37 students from the center came to volunteer their time. Chris Franz / The Forum

'Riding a wave of support': Volunteers help clean up Wadena after tornado

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WADENA, Minn. - Volunteer efforts are winding down here in the aftermath of the June 17 tornado thanks to an outpouring of support from around the region.


Starting today, the volunteer center at the former Pamida store is no longer open.

However, there will be opportunities for organized groups to volunteer in the future as needs arise.

More than 3,100 volunteers registered through the center and completed about 300 work orders in Wadena and the surrounding area.

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