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Photo by Brittin Roberts Keeley Timm was one of the Wadena lifeguards who kept their wits about them and saved lives in the storm.

Lifeguards' common sense decisions save lives in tornado

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When the chips were down the afternoon of June 17 a group Wadena lifeguards kept their heads and made a life-saving decision.

Keeley Timm was one of several lifeguards on duty Thursday afternoon at the Wadena Municipal Swimming Pool on Sixth Street Southwest. Hannah Toedter, Emily Fuhrman and Mariah Wood were also there as well as an off-duty lifeguard, Neil Janson.


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