Seven people across the Heartland, 13 across the nation have died after at least 35 tornadoes touched down in 24 hours in the Midwest. Five of those tornadoes were in the Heartland. The governors for Missouri and Illinois have issued either emergency or disaster declarations.
Heartland News has received reports of 10 people killed in the Harrisburg, Ill. after a possible tornado swept through the area. Two of the victims are children. One man was killed in Stoddard County. One person was killed in southwest Missouri.More >> As the sun comes up Wednesday, emergency management crews will be out doing another search, making sure everyone is accounted for after an apparent tornado struck Harveyville, KS.More >>