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Photo by Vicki Pearson The 1966 tornado which landed on the 11th Street border in Wadena that separates Wadena and Otter Tail Counties picked up and destroyed only one home that summer day. The Besett house was dropped onto a field across the street while many Wadena community members enjoyed a Sportsman's Club picnic at Otter Tail Lake Wayside Rest. The house was located where the Jim Olson family currently lives, next door to the Norm and Mandy Gallant family, the field now owned by Daryl and Larry Pe...