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Midwest / Tornadoes / Greensburg, Kansas #859711

NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 06, 2007
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Tornado statistics cited.

(Greensburg, Kansas: Janet Shamlian) The impact of a tornado on the town of Greensburg, Kansas, featured; scenes shown of the town wreckage; homes, trees, schools and people cleaning up. [Survivors Doug ULRICH, two WOMEN; National Weather Service Larry RUTHI†- describe what happened.] [President BUSH - reacts.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Greensburg, Kansas: Charles Hadlock) The reaction of church pastor Gene and Jo McIntosh& to what happened to Greensburg featured; scenes shown of a leveled neighborhood, including the McIntosh family house and their battered United Methodist Church. [McINTOSHES - show where things used to be.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Closeup storm chaser video of one of the Kansas tornadoes shown. [NBC WeatherPlus meteorologist Gary ARCHIBALD - outlines the benefits of tornado video; describes what the tornado can do.]

Holt, Lester;
Shamlian, Janet;
Hadlock, Charles

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