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Tornado touched down near Kensington

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The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities issued a Tornado Warning for Southwestern Douglas County Thursday night.

Tornado producing storms were located along a line extending from Hoffman, Minnesota, to 11 miles Southeast of Hoffman to Lake Emily and moving Northeast at 15 miles per hour.


At 4:24 p.m. a tornado touched down near Kensington, Minnesota, on Country Road 1 and State Highway 27. Hail was also observed.

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Annie Harman
Annie Harman is a reporter for Echo Press and The Osakis Review. She grew up in Detroit Lakes and graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire with a degree in print journalism and history in May 2012. Follow her on Twitter at annieharman
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