Greensburg’s comeback brings mixed results



November 21, 2019 - 10:09 AM

Greensburg, Kansas, built a new, environmentally friendly, high-tech high school after being hit by a massive tornado in 2007. But the town has barely half the population it did before the twister struck. CHRIS NEAL / FOR THE KANSAS NEWS SERVICE

This is another in a series of stories investigating the decline in rural Kansas and efforts to reverse it. To listen to the series as a podcast, click here.


GREENSBURG — The massive tornado that leveled this town in 2007 pretty much defines disaster.

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