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Reports of tornado in La Crosse


LA CROSSE (WKOW) -- A powerful storm has hit La Crosse, severely damaging the Kmart store, tearing roofs from homes and possibly trapping some residents inside an apartment building.

Our affiliate, WXOW-TV reports that a tornado was reported Sunday afternoon on the ground within two miles of its studios.

The La Crosse Tribune reports roofs have been ripped off buildings across the city. Others have been severely damaged.

Police asked residents across the city to stay indoors.

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