Rice Lake, WI Storm, Jun 1899


Considerable Damage Done to Two Stores---

Rice Lake, Wis., June 14.---[Special.]---This city caught the edge of a severe storm Monday evening about 7 o'clock. The wind caught the roof on the Opera House block, throwing it nearly off. The goods in the two stores below, occupied by the P. M. Parker company, were damaged, amounting to several thousand dollars, but fully covered by insurance. Little other damage was done in this locality.

Centralia Enterprise and Tribune, Centralia, WI 17 Jun 1899