Pella Chronicle’s Special Edition Newspaper: ‘It Could Have Been a Lot Worse’

PELLA, Iowa  —  The local newspaper in Pella printed a special edition after a tornado hit the town on Thursday.

Saturday’s edition of the Pella Chronicle reads, “It could have been a lot worse.”

The accompanying picture shows an aerial view of the damage at Vermeer Manufacturing, which suffered extensive damage in the storm. Despite the destruction, officials are planning to rebuild the facility.

The special edition paper is available in local stores.