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The town of Monson was hit hard by a tornado in 2011.

Tornado Victims Say Insurance Companies Are Hurting, Not Helping

One year ago, a series of tornadoes swept through Central and Western Massachusetts killing three and causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damage.


Governor Patrick tours Monson on the one year anniversary of a devastating tornado.

Gov. Patrick Announces New Funding For 2011 Tornado Victims

Gov. Deval Patrick is announcing that new funding is available to assist recovery and cleanup efforts in 10 towns in western and central Massachusetts which were hit by tornadoes last year.


Monson home destroyed by tornado in 2011.

Monson Tornado Victims Struggling To Rebuild One Year Later

One year after a tornado ravaged the Central Mass. town, some are struggling to rebuild.


Brimfield brush fire. (Photo courtesy Nika Boyce)

Crews To Remove Downed Trees Following Brimfield Brush Fire

The commissioner of the Mass. Department of Conservation and Recreation says a brush fire in Brimfield last week has prodded officials to remove downed trees and build fire breaks.


Brimfield brush fire. (Photo courtesy Nika Boyce)

Concern For Brush Fires Still High Along 2011 Tornado Path

A huge brush fire in Brimfield is now out, but fears are growing over the fire danger along the path of last year’s tornado.


A tornado approaches Monson, Mass. in June of 2011. (File Image courtesy: David Bradway)

Deadly Twisters Create Frightening Deja Vu For Mass. Tornado Victims

With all eyes on the deadly tornados that hit the south and central parts of the United States this week, survivors of a June 2011 tornado that devastated parts of Western and Central Massachusetts say their thoughts are with the victims.


A tornado approaches Monson, Mass. in June of 2011. (File Image courtesy: David Bradway)

Home Video Shows Tornado Approaching Monson

A resident took video of the tornado that destroyed much of Monson this spring.


(Photo from Facebook)

Massport Donates Windows, Doors To Tornado Victims

The Massachusetts Port Authority is donating about $300,000 worth of surplus doors and windows to tornado victims in Springfield.


The American flag at a ceremony remembering the events of 9-11-01at the Statehouse in Boston. (Photo credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

Mom Who Shielded Daughter During Tornado Honored At 9/11 Ceremony

A woman has been posthumously honored on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks for shielding her daughter as their family’s house collapsed in the tornado of June 1.


The Brimfield campground ravaged by June's tornado may be in the path of Hurricane Irene.

Tornado Victims To Ride Out Hurricane Irene At Brimfield Campground

A man has decided to ride out Hurricane Irene at the same Brimfield campground he was seriously injured at months earlier in the tornado.





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