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Judy McPhail, of Wessington Springs, lost her home to the June 18 tornado that ripped through town. Having lost everything, she searches for some new work clothes Wednesday at the distribution center at the United Methodist Church. (Anna Jauhola/Republic)

Donations overflowing for Wessington Springs tornado victims

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WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- Donations are overflowing in Wessington Springs in the third week after an F2 tornado devastated the town.

“We don’t need clothing,” said Marvin Avery, pastor at United Methodist Church, where the distribution center has been set up.


More household items are needed for donations, like silverware, flashlights, laundry soap and kitchen bags.

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