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Shawn Ward, right, and his family members talk to neighbors who came to look at the tree that fell on their house at 910 Vine St. during the thunderstorm early Friday morning, June 21.

Hudson cleaning up from storm that downed many trees

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Many residents are cleaning up their yards and making arrangement to remove down trees after a strong thunderstorm moved through the Hudson area beginning at about 4:15 a.m.


The storm knocked out power to much or all of the area for varying lengths of time, and kept the Hudson Fire Department and Xcel Energy repair crews on the run responding to downed lines and exploding transformers.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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