The 1982 Marion Tornado

Updated: Oct. 1, 2019 at 11:22 AM CDT
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MARION, Ill. (KFVS) - In May 1982, an EF4 tornado tore through the heart of Marion, Illinois.

Ten people lost their lives.

Today, a memorial at the base of the Marion clock tower stands as a powerful reminder of what we overcame, together.

Here’s a look back.

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