Weather Forecast


Insurance claims pour in after weekend storms

American Family Insurance of Madison is busy handling hundreds of damage claims from the Midwest tornadoes and thunderstorms this past weekend.

Spokesman Steve Witmer said the company has received just over 1,000 property damage claims, and almost 600 auto insurance claims resulting from the weekend storms.

Damage claims from twisters, high winds, and hail have come from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Kansas. Over 100 tornadoes hit the nation's midsection, mostly last Sunday.