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(Oct. 11, 2018) -- Debris was spread all over the family-owned campground that has been mainstay in Waterville since 1955. But despite all that damage, Pope still feels pretty lucky.

MN: Video of tornado tearing through campground

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — It has been almost three weeks since several tornadoes tore through Minnesota.

One of the places hit hard was Kamp Dels in Waterville. Surveillance video from the campgrounds shows the winds pick up, the sky goes dark, and then debris starts flying.

“Every corner you turn, it just got worse and worse and worse, and it just never ended,” said Kamp Dels head manager Grant Pope. “We had some buildings that got damaged, some roofs that got shredded a little bit, some holes in some cabins.”

Read the full story from CBS Global.

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Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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