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On July 19, 2018 at 4:32 p.m. local time, an EF3 tornado with peak winds of 144 mph devastated the north side of Marshalltown. It destroyed the spire from the top of the courthouse, along with several homes and businesses in the community. It left a path of destruction 1200 yards wide (.682 mi) and just over 8.9 miles long. (Source: wikipedia)