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RESOURCES: Tornado recovery continues for residents in Rusk County

Rusk County emergency officials said clean-up and rebuilding efforts have been slowed by weather, insurance issues and limited access to contractors. 

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Gov. Walker asks federal agency to declare Barron, Rusk counties as disaster area

Damage of Prairie Lake Estates near Chetek, Courtesy: Devin Feuerhelm Damage of Prairie Lake Estates near Chetek, Courtesy: Devin Feuerhelm

Gov. Scott Walker Friday asked the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to declare Barron and Rusk counties as a disaster area after May's EF 3 tornado, according to a press release.

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How to replace your damaged address, fire number signs

If you were affected by the tornado damage and are missing an address/fire number sign to your property, county officials are asking you to apply for a replacement.

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Wells Fargo donates $10K to aid in tornado relief efforts

Customers and clients impacted by the tornado in western Wisconsin may discuss their financial needs with Wells Fargo by calling 1-800-TO-WELLS (1-800-869-3557).

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