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Afternoon update: Winds cut path of destruction in Missouri, Illinois

Storm damage to the new police headquarters in Carbondale. Storm damage to the new police headquarters in Carbondale.
Tuesday's storms damage an extensive part of city hall in Parma, Mo. Tuesday's storms damage an extensive part of city hall in Parma, Mo.

Good Afternoon! Many are still assessing damage and cleaning up from yesterday's storms.

Let us know what the weather is like in your area.  Send video and pictures to cnews@kfvs12.com or upload them on our cNews page.  Remember to include when, where, who, and what happened.

Holly Brantley was in Parma, Mo. today as officials try to pick up the pieces after city hall and other town buildings were damaged. She also went to Sikeston to talk to someone who had a tree crash into their garage!

Christy Millweard is in Oak Ridge and Laura Wibbenmeyer is at Grassy, Mo. talking to folks that witnessed a lot of storm damage.

Arnold Wyrick talks to officials at the Good Samaritan House Homeless Shelter in Carbondale which suffered roof damage as did the new police headquarters.

Carly O'Keefe travels to Zeigler where many historic homes were damaged on Tuesday.

Notre Dame students are pitching in and helping to clean up damage to their school in Cape Girardeau.

Tyler Profilet was in Perryville talking with the school superintendent about the damage suffered by their school and community.

And what do you do now that there may be damage to your roof or property? Kathy Sweeney answers your questions, and tells you about the waiting game-- because contractors and adjustors are still busy from last weeks storms.

Bob Reeves says the weather tonight and tomorrow looks calm but we may be in for another round of storms on Friday evening.

Check out the top news headlines from our community websites!

James Long
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