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Work ongoing to improve warnings after deadly tornado


December 30, 2018

WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) — The impact of a deadly summer tornado that struck western North Dakota is still being felt as work continues to improve the area's weather warning system.

The EF2 tornado slammed into the Prairie View RV Park in Watford City around 12:45 a.m. on July 10, killing a newborn boy and injuring two dozen people. More than 200 homes were damaged and about 200 people were displaced.

McKenzie County's planning and zoning director, Jim Talbert, told The Bismarck Tribune that discussions are ongoing about finding more permanent solutions, such as building storm shelters for...

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