Posted: Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am
The people of Mapleton, Iowa, have spent the past two years cleaning up from the devastating tornado of April 9, 2011.
The recovery has drained their patience and emptied pocketbooks. It also has kept them from getting a lot of other things done — such as, say, disposing of that old refrigerator in the basement that has gathered dust for years.
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Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am.