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    Perhaps there’s nothing like a tornado that manipulates the forces of time. Time stands still. The EF5 storm that blew through Parkersburg lasted only 43 seconds, but, in a sense, it’s still there.

      The Memorial Day weekend five years ago was tragically altered when a powerful tornado ripped through Parkersburg, before moving on to New Hartford, Dunkerton and Buchanan County.

        PARKERSBURG, Iowa --- Penetrate complacency to spark appropriate action: If severe weather warnings could consistently meet that threshold, participants in a panel discussion Tuesday evening concluded, at least a few lives could be spared.


        Content by Brand Ave. Studios. The annual Amazon Prime Day is coming July 12 and 13, and per usual will offer discounts on many of your favorite things.

        WATERLOO – A former corrections worker is taking the First Judicial District Department of Correctional Services to court, alleging she was fired for merely sharing publicly available information when co-workers were allowed to keep their jobs despite criminal convictions.

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