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Debris in the Road Causes Flat Tires on I-55

At least a half-dozen cars reported flat tires and damage to their undercarriages.


The recovery effort in Joplin, Mo., after the 2011 tornado. (Photo: Getty Images)

Kansas Landfills Now Filled with Joplin Debris

One landfill received more than 90 percent of the 3 million cubic yards of debris created by the May 2011 tornado.


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Debris in the Road? Call the “Gator Getter”

Barrel-like device whisks away roadkill at 50 mph.


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City Starts Demolition Phase of Tornado Cleanup

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contractors that removed debris will stay until August 21.


Joplin, Missouri Reels After F5 Tornado Devastates Town, Kills Over 130

Joplin Seeking To Expedite Tornado Debris Removal

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) __ Joplin residents whose homes were destroyed in the May 22 tornado are being urged to make provisions to clear debris or face a nuisance declaration. The city council on Thursday authorized […]


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Debris Removal Set to Begin in Joplin

No decision where tons of rubble will go.


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