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7 Years Ago: Remembering Lives Lost

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Seven years ago today, Joplin and Duquesne were devastated by an EF-5 tornado. 161 lives were lost.  While many will never forget the devastation, many will also never forget the resilience that came from it.

Families and friends visited Joplin's Cunningham Park today.  The park's layout and structures are designed to recognize the victims of the tornado and to provide a place for reflection.  People can also write messages in a guest book.

We have attached a video KOAM and FOX 14 put together a year after the tornado, as well as video from Cunningham Park today.

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