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As Tornadoes Miss Westminster, Campus Reacts to Severe Storm

BY JIM MALVEN

Editor-in-Chief

This story was reported by students in Introduction to Journalism and written by Jim Malven.

 

Severe storms in mid-Missouri caused a campuswide power outage that resulted in loss of Internet access for Westminster students and faculty late Monday night and early Tuesday morning. Across Fifth Street, a large fireball rose up near the Fulton Medical Center a few hours before the storm. Ash, smoke and debris blew across the road adjacent to the hospital.  Read more