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Federal aid unlikely for tornado-damaged La Crosse

State aid is expected to help La Crosse recover from the tornado that ravaged the city's south side Sunday. But a La Crosse County emergency government official says the destruction is unlikely to reach the threshold for federal disaster aid.

A close call

Imagine waking up to the sights and sounds of a tornado heading directly towards your home.

$10 million in La Crosse tornado damage

Wisconsin Emergency Management says the tornado caused more than $5.8 million to homes in La Crosse, $3.6 million to businesses and $30,000 in damage and costs to public roads and facilities.