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By Kathy Hanks
The Hutchinson News 

Greensburg celebrates 10 years after tornado destruction


April 14, 2017

GREENSBURG, Kan. (AP) — While most of the speakers during an annual leadership seminar at K-State spoke about strategy to solve complex challenges, a Greensburg man shared a simple story about a dog.

The Hutchinson News ( ) reports that it will be 10 years next month when 95 percent of Greensburg was destroyed by a tornado. Among the survivors were Matt Deighton and his dog Molly.

"Since then, the story of the recovery and renewal has been compelling," said Ron Wilson, director of the Huck Boyd Institute of Rural Development. Wilson invited Deighton to be the luncheon...

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