Local News

The National Weather Service in Aberdeen confirmed a tornado touched down on the fourth of July northwest of Wetonka.  Wetonka is located in McPherson county, 27 miles northwest of Aberdeen.


Touchdown was at about 7:35 p.m. Saturday and destroyed some buildings at the Grasslands Hutterite Colony according to Mike Connelly with the National Weather Service...




The tornado was an EF-2 on the Fujita scale which puts it at winds of 111 to 135 miles per hour.