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  1. Prairieburg mayor suffers strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | KCRG

    City officials said Mayor Arlene Holub went to a Cedar Rapids hospital Friday morning where doctors are said to have found a brain bleed. Council Member Sondra Marsh said she has been in contact with Holub's daughter who reported her mother was conscious and communicating.

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  2. Prairieburg Home Invasion, RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | KCRG

    On Saturday, August 26, 2017 the Linn County Sheriff's Office received report of a home invasion/robbery that had occurred at 200 W. Main St in Prairieburg. They found a female victim at the residence who reported that an unknown male forced his way into her home at gunpoint and demanded money.

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  3. June's tornado won't stop Prarieburg's annual tractor pullRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2017 | KCRG

    Many people thought a popular tractor pull would never happen this weekend after a tornado ripped through Prairieburg. It normally happens at Baker Community Park, which was heavily damaged by the tornado.

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  4. Popular Prairieburg pavillion destroyed by torndaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | KCRG

    Tornado damage will have a long-term impact in Prairieburg. The National Weather Service today confirmed it was an E-F2 tornado that hit the town Wednesday with winds topping 120 miles per hour.

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  5. Injuries, Property Damage Reported from Tornadoes in Iowa, WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Insurance Journal West

    ... counties. Linn County authorities said a woman was injured when the roof of her garage collapsed on her near Prairieburg. She was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Several semitrailers were overturned at Nagel Grain ...

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  6. Prairieburg community members and volunteers unwind after long day of tornado clean upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    After spending their day cleaning up from that tornado, people in the town of Prairieburg took some time to also take care of themselves. The National Weather Service believes it was an EF-2 tornado that went through Prairieburg Wednesday evening.

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  7. At least 2 people injured as storms rumble across IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WTNH

    ... Iowa counties. Linn County authorities say a woman was injured when the roof of her garage collapsed on her near Prairieburg. She was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Several semitrailers were overturned at Nagel ...

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  8. Prairieburg slowly returning to normal after EF-2 tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The town of Prairieburg is slowly returning to normal just one day after an EF-2 tornado ripped through tearing apart people's homes and lives. "I have been in this town so much and everyone has always treated me like family and I knew as soon I got up here I could help somebody out," he said.

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  9. News Drone 9 gives sky view of Prairieburg tornado damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    TV9's Justin Gehrts took News Drone 9 to Prairieburg Thursdsay morning after a tornado with a preliminary rating of EF-2 touched down Wednesday at 6:50 p.m. to give us a view of the damage from the sky. The video shows the eastern side of Prairieburg.

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  10. Prairieburg tornado leaves at least two homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    The National Weather Service believes it was an EF-2 tornado that ripped its way into the tiny community of Prairieburg, Wednesday evening. That's according to the group's preliminary investigation.

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  11. Tornado clean-up underway for PrairieburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A community caught right in the eye of a devastating tornado is determined to work through the storm's destruction. Wasting no time, neighbors, and surrounding area crews began a long process of clean-up after a tornado hit Prairieburg Wednesday night.

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  12. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    It's been a day of cleanup for Nagle Grain in Prairieburg after a tornado tore through the town Wednesday night. "You come in here and see something that you have helped build and worked for for 25 years, you know you think you are gonna retire here and you have plenty to come back to, it's very hard," says Darren Paustian, Operations Manager at Nagle Grain.

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  13. Linn County asks Prairieburg to conserve waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    One of the two water pumps supplying the system is not operating. No date of when the pump will be restored has been released.

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  14. Friends, family help with cleanup after tornado rips throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A tornado caused destruction throughout the town of Prairieburg, even ripping a mobile home off of its base, but families and friends came together to clean up the damage and pick up the pieces. Joe Drexler lives in Central City, but he was raised in Prairieburg and when a tornado came through his old hometown, he couldn't help but think of his friends and family in the area.

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  15. At least 2 people injured as storms rumble across IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Iowa counties. Linn County authorities say a woman was injured when the roof of her garage collapsed on her near Prairieburg. She was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Several semitrailers were overturned at Nagel ...

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  16. American Red Cross responds to stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    ... drinks and food to 65 responders at the scene in Linn County. Today, Red Cross disaster responders are in Prairieburg working with the Salvation Army to provide food to affected families. A Red Cross emergency response vehicle is driving through ...

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  17. Aftermath of Eastern Iowa tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCAU

    A massive tornado touched down in Stuart, Iowa, that's near Des Moines Wednesday evening and it was caught on camera. Clean up is also underway in the small town of Prairieburg, Iowa, that's in the eastern portion of Iowa, after a tornado tore through that town as well Wednesday night.

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  18. Storms leave behind significant damage in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    His farm is about ten miles west of Monticello, and about four miles from Prairieburg, where the National Weather Service says a tornado touched down Wednesday. McConnell says he believes it was a tornado that caused extensive damage to his property and the house across the road.

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  19. MORNING 4: car into building, gun rule change, Special Session, tornado cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    ... lawmakers pass a balanced budget. Mark Maxwell reports . + Cleanup is underway after a tornado tore through Prairieburg in eastern Iowa, and the Linn County Fair activities will continue as scheduled today. Kevin Barry reports . ICYMI: Pets of the ...

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  20. Volunteers wanted after Prairieburg tornadoRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | KCRG

    At 6:40 p.m. yesterday Linn County Sheriff's Deputies, Linn County Sheriff's Rescue, Prairieburg Fire, Ryan Fire, Coggon Fire and Central City Fire responded to a tornado on the ground in the Central City and Prairieburg area. Any volunteers helping cleanup in the Prairieburg area today are advised that you must enter town form the north.

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