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Local Surreal hailstorm destroyed home in 12 minutes Surreal hailstorm destroyed home in 12 minutes (Photo Gallery)
On June 3, 2014, a storm featuring 50-80 mph winds and tennis ball-to-softball-size hail sandblasted a tiny town in eastern Nebraska, leaving homes in tatters. Lois Krohn was home when the ferocious storm hit and now more than six months after the storm, shares her story of being in the middle of Mother Nature's wrath.
Local Police: Dad arrested for using horse whip on son in woods Police: Dad arrested for using horse whip on son in woods (Video)
Robert Thomas Toy remained in jail Tuesday night facing a felony charge, accused of forcing his 10-year-old son to run for three hours in the woods and using an 85-inch horse whip on him, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's office.