tornado

All that is left of a Genesee County home after a tornado swept through the area. (Credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Storms Produce Tornadoes In Southeast Michigan, Winds Topple Homes

The National Weather Service says severe thunderstorms that pushed across southeastern Michigan produced several tornadoes, downed trees and power lines, and damaged homes and businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

iStockphoto/File

Ceremony To Mark 60th Anniversary Of Flint Tornado

A ceremony is planned next weekend to mark the 60th anniversary of a tornado that hit the Flint area, leaving 116 people dead, and efforts are taking place to build a new memorial to the victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

(credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Disaster Relief Company Heads To Tornado Damaged Moore, Oklahoma

Providing help for those in Oklahoma. That’s the goal of one non-profit from here in metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

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

FOR USE IN PHOTO GALLERY

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

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,993 other followers