A national officer of the Bandidos strongly denies claims by police that biker gangs involved have been ordered to ‘kill anyone in uniform.’
The people in Niles try to make light of the storm and the damage it caused them.
Volunteers from the Red Cross drove the homes in stricken areas to provide help.
Home video footage of the tornado of ’85
Former WKBN 27 news anchor, Tom Holden gives his final words about the tornado of ’85 and the hope of the community.
A local church congregation counts their blessings after the tornado took away so much.
The residents in Niles suffered tragedy from the damage of the storm.
See videos, photos, and stories from the scene 30 years later.
A documentary was created called, “Tornado ’85: A Trail of Tragedy”. It compiled all WKBN 27’s coverage of the tornado’s damage.
Much food and clothing was donated by the Red Cross to aid tornado victims.
Former Vice President George Bush visited Wheatland to console victims of the area.
Help came from a group that was used to saving lives.
Newton Falls was left with a 3/4 mile reminder that the tornado had been there.
Officials met on WKBN 27 to discuss regrowth of resident homes, businesses, and infrastructures.
WKBN 27 News Watch shows the first footage broadcasted of the storm.
A shopping plaza and homes in Beaver Township were ripped apart.
The images in Newton Falls after the tornado of ’85 passed through.
Some images of the destruction from the Tornado in 1985.
The track of the tornado was illustrated through WKBN 27 News Watch. The radio traffic during the night of tornado was very hectic.
Our valley took advice from Xenia, a town in Ohio that suffered a tornado decades prior.
Homes were damaged everywhere. But perhaps none more so than Hubbard Township.
The industrial business in Wheatland took a severe hit.