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  • A large funnel cloud touches down west of Albert Lea, Minn., early evening Thursday, June 17, 2010. The tornado was traveling northeast. Several tornadoes were reported in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa Thursday evening, causing three deaths and major property damage. (AP Photo/The Globe-Gazette, Arian Schuessler)

    3 killed, dozens injured in Minn. tornadoes

    As tornadoes bore down on southern Minnesota, Angie Woodside called her in-laws and said they should rush to her house west of Albert Lea, where there was a basement to take cover. Her mother-in-law, Kathy Woodside, refused.

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