Massachusetts Tornadoes

Brimfield (credit: Bernice Corpuz/CBS)

Volunteers Needed For Mass. Tornado Clean-Up

Volunteers are being sought for a tornado cleanup blitz in central and western Massachusetts.


Debris from the June 1, 2011 tornado that hit Massachusetts.

Tornado Victims To Receive $657K From Feds For Debris Removal

Western Massachusetts residents are getting federal help removing trees and other debris left by the tornadoes that struck last month.


(Credit: Kathy Curran)

Patriots Raise Over $200K For Mass Tornado Relief

The New England Patriots Charitable foundation had some great news for the residents of Springfield on Wednesday, announcing that just two weeks into their fundraising they had surpassed their goal of $200,000 in tornado relief.


Patriots defensive lineman Ron Brace. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Brace, Patriots Pitch In To Help Tornado Victims

The New England Patriots are doing their part to help the victims of the Massachusetts tornadoes.


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Patrick Okays $15 Million For Tornado Costs

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a $54 million spending bill that includes $15 million to pay for costs incurred during the response to the recent tornadoes that tore through in central and western Massachusetts.


This home in Monson was flipped off its foundation in the June 1 tornado. (photo by Karen Twomey)

Obama Declares Major Disaster In Mass. After Tornadoes

President Barack Obama has declared that a major disaster exists in Massachusetts following the June 1 tornadoes, making the state eligible for federal disaster aid.


Monson (credit: Massachusetts State Police Air Wing)

Monson Family Finds All 7 Cats Alive After Tornado

A Monson family whose home was destroyed by the tornadoes that struck the state on June 1 has found all seven of its cats alive.


This home in Monson was flipped off its foundation in the June 1 tornado. (photo by Karen Twomey)

Red Cross Collects $1 Million So Far For Mass. Tornado Relief

The Red Cross says it has raised about $1 million already to help the victims of the tornadoes earlier this month in western and central Massachusetts, but there is still more work to be done.


Springfield tornado damage (Credit: Randall Nickerson,

West Springfield 911 Calls Paint Picture Of Urgency As Tornado Swept Through

911 calls in West Springfield paint a picture of urgency as the tornadoes swept through Massachusetts last week.


(Photo credit: Beth Germano)

Seniors At Tornado-Ravaged Monson High School Finally Graduate

Seniors at Monson High School have finally graduated, a week after their town was devastated by a tornado, and their principal says the students have “stepped up” during the tragedy.