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Two-vehicle head-on crash on Hwy 71 Saturday morning

Photo by Chris Franz / The Forum U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar hugs Scott Dau, the manager of Leaf River Ag Service in Wadena.

Close call for workers at Leaf River Ag

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Some workers from Leaf River Ag Service haven't been able to sleep yet, still haunted by their close call with the Thursday, June 17 tornado and an anhydrous ammonia leak that followed.


Five workers in a building near Wadena's high school sought shelter in a cement walk-in safe, with two men holding the door against the suction of the tornado, said manager Scott Dau, getting teary-eyed Saturday as he told the story.

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