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Originally Posted by RobbieTunes View Post
Barneveld is the town that was wiped out by a tornado in the late 70's. Wiped out, meaning every building except a church. Every single building. Miller Brewing made a commercial about it. I think they lost about 12 people, because almost everyone was in the basement.
I remember that storm. I was working at Trek when the sirens went off. The Trek factory is built on a slab, so there was no secure shelter. We evacuated to the malt plant across the highway where there was secure shelter.
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