• ‘All I Could Do Was Cry': Straight-Line Winds Ravage Alexandria Neighborhood

    9 days ago - By CBS

    Originally published May 13, 2022
    ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - The National Weather Service Friday declared that the damage in the Alexandria area was caused by a tornado - and are working to determine how strong - along with straight-line winds north of the city reaching speeds of 100 mph.
    Alexandria was one of the hardest hit communities in Thursday night's storm. It resulted in a full day of cutting and clean up for a neighborhood along Lake Darling.
    Some yards had more damage than others, including Mary Ann Schlosser's yard.
    “Why me? I've had other damage before but never nothing like this,”...
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