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A stormy start to the week

Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Squirt, the dog, examines the backyard of Cherie deBie's property Monday after storms on Sunday night damaged many trees and her pool. Cherie woke up around 1 a.m. to the sound of a loud bang, and looked outside to see that the trees along the back of her property had been damaged. Monday morning, Cherie woke up to see that her pool had also been damaged and that many trees on her property had been damaged. Other neighbors' properties along Stouffer Road outside Sterling also were damaged. Luckily, deBie's house remained intact. More storms rolled through the Sauk Valley on Monday afternoon. The rest of the week, however, is forecast to be dry.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Corn in a field near Oppold Marina in Sterling was damaged by wind from the storms that passed through the Sauk Valley on Sunday night.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Cherie deBie's dog, Dodger, sits Monday in the backyard of deBie's house on Stouffer Road outside Sterling. A number of trees on deBie's property were damaged by the winds that accompanied Sunday night's storms. One tree even took out deBie's swimming pool.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
Cherie deBie's property in rural Sterling was damaged by Sunday night's storms that brought rain, thunder and strong winds to the Sauk Valley. Many trees on deBie's property were damaged. One tree even took out the swimming pool. Luckily, deBie's house was untouched by the storm.
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(Michael Krabbenhoeft/mkrabbenhoeft@saukvalley.com)
A tree in Sinnissippi Park in Sterling was split in half during Sunday night's storms that brought rain, thunder and strong winds to the Sauk Valley.

Squirt, the dog, examines the backyard of Cherie deBie's property Monday after storms on Sunday night damaged many trees and her pool. Cherie woke up around 1 a.m. to the sound of a loud bang, and looked outside to see that the trees along the back of her property had been damaged. Monday morning, Cherie woke up to see that her pool had also been damaged and that many trees on her property had been damaged. Other neighbors' properties along Stouffer Road outside Sterling also were damaged. Luckily, deBie's house remained intact. More storms rolled through the Sauk Valley on Monday afternoon. The rest of the week, however, is forecast to be dry.

 

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