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An overturned bus lies crumpled Thursday in front of County Stadium in Wadena. Kevin Cederstrom / Special to The Forum

Wadena area reels after tornado kills 1, injures 20

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WADENA, Minn. - Residents of Wadena and the surrounding communities are cleaning up after a number of tornadoes touched down Thursday afternoon.


"It's pretty much devastation at its finest," said Sgt. Tim Crawford of the Wadena Police Department.

One person is confirmed dead in Almora, Minn., located about 20 miles southwest of Wadena, and at least 20 others were injured in Wadena.

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