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Volunteers arrange relief goods for tornado victims at a parking lot in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 24, 2013. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan Volunteers Aid Oklahoma Tornado Victims

“It was like nothing I had seen … It really didn’t look like a neighborhood at all,” said one local Red Cross volunteer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

Belfor CEO Sheldon Yellen talks with Belfor employees before then head out to Oklahoma. (Credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Urgent Aid On The Way To Oklahoma After Massive Tornado

“We’ve already been contacted by some schools and hospitals to began working on those sites immediately,” said Sheldon Yellon, of Belfor Property Restoration in Birmingham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2013

Volunteers help clean out Jean McAdams' mobile home after it was overturned by a tornado May 20, 2013 near Shawnee, Oklahoma. A series of tornados moved across central Oklahoma May 19, killing two people and injuring at least 21. (Credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

At Least 24 Dead After Massive Tornado In Oklahoma

A Lincoln Park woman got a first-hand look at that Oklahoma tornado and the damage it left behind.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2013

(Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Local Red Cross Units Head South To Aid Victims Of Tornadoes

During the next few days, Red Cross workers on the ground in the disaster areas will be assessing the damage, deciding where and what kind of additional support is necessary, and determining the needs of the affected communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

Emergency supplies. (istock)

Dexter Tornado Sparks Reminder For Severe Weather Safety

It was just a year ago that Dexter experienced a tornado and emergency officials had to get the word out and deal with the extensive damage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

(Photo by NOAA Photo Library/Getty Images)

‘Monster’ Tornado Strikes Suburban Oklahoma City

The new twister is just one of several created by a storm system that swept through the nation’s midsection Sunday and into Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

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1-Year Later Dexter School Remembers Tornado That Ripped Through Area

“There are a lot of kids in this building who were impacted by the tornado, a lot of adults in this building who were impacted by the tornado … it makes us take it more seriously and makes us reflect on last year,” said Jamie Bronson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2013

From Chopper950 over Dexter, Friday afternoon.

Events To Mark Anniversary Of Dexter-Area Tornado

Events will mark the anniversary of a tornado that touched down last year in the Dexter area, northwest of Ann Arbor, as efforts to improve storm safety continue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2013

Odd clouds seen in Metro Detroit on May 31, 2013. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

YouReport: Send Us Your Nature And Weather Photos

Whether it’s a beautiful sunset, a massive snow storm, rainbows, hail or tornadoes — Michigan nature can be amazing and extreme. Upload your photo here.

12/05/2012

Damage in Dexter after the tornado- March 2012. (WWJ File: Sandra McNeill)

Rebuilding Dexter Months After The Tornado

Village President Shawn Keough says an outpouring of volunteers helped remove debris from the area quickly… now, he says, the only evidence left of the storm is construction crews.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2012

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