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Sullivan County Seeks Aid After Saturday Night's 115 mph EF2 Tornado

What appears to be a funnel cloud over Livingston Manor. A tornado did significant damage as it came through in Saturday night's storm.

ALBANY – State Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther (D, Forestburgh) Monday asked Governor Hochul to come to Sullivan County and see for herself the devastation from the Saturday evening tornado.

Gunther toured the ravaged areas on Sunday and called the damage “completely unbelievable.”The assemblywoman is asking the state for aid to assist those whose homes were damaged or destroyed and she has gone right to the governor’s office.

Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther talks to local farmes about damage from the storm

“We’re asking her (Governor Hochul) to come to look at the areas that have been damaged so that we can get the help that we need for all of these farmers, senior citizens, etc.,” Gunther said

Source: Mid-Hudson News

In Callicoon, the owner of Apple Pond Farm watched as an entire field of mature trees disappeared.

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