tornadoes

Tornado rips through Louisiana college town

Strong storms killed at least five people in Texas and Louisiana and left severe damage across parts of both states Wednesday and Thursday -- including at Louisiana Tech University and its host city of Ruston, where the mayor says a tornado struck overnight.

Alabama turns its attention to recovery efforts, funerals

All of the people initially reported as missing after a string of deadly tornadoes tore through Alabama have now been accounted for, Lee Smith, the spokeswoman for the Lee County Emergency Management Agency, confirmed to CNN Wednesday.

Platteville will honor tornado cleanup volunteers at event

Event features volunteer of the year awards, recognition for tornado relief volunteers

Multiple Platteville organizations will be honoring volunteers who helped with storm cleanup at Party in the Park on Thursday, according to a release.

SBA offers help to Outagamie County storm victims

Gov. Scott Walker's office says the Small Business Administration has declared Appleton and surrounding Outagamie County a disaster area after storms earlier this month, making aid to residents available.