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Southern Indiana disaster aid:
'We're in it for the long haul'

March 13, 2012

Disaster assistance efforts in tornado-ravaged communities of southern Indiana are now in their second week, and Purdue Extension has been helping from the start.

Steve Cain, a disaster education specialist in Purdue's Department of Agricultural Communication and president of the Indiana Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster, has been in the area since the day after the March 2 tornadoes destroyed or damaged hundreds of homes, killing 13 people.

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