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Published August 02, 2010, 07:59 AM

High school working to replace books ruined by the June 17th tornado

Wadena, Minn. (WDAY TV) - After the June 17th tornado heavily damage the Wadena-Deer Creek High School, the library is now working to replace thousands of books that were also ruined.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

The school's media specialist says more than 7-thousand books need to be replaced because many of the them got wet after the school's sprinkler system went off. The library is hoping to raise $10-thousand dollars to replace books.

So far they have about $4-thousand in donations. 100-percent of all money raised will be used for the books.

If you'd like to help, you can mail a check to the high school or log on to and enter the code "2-E-6-5".