'We didn't know where to hide': Mobile homes, slab-on-grade homes dangerously short on protection from thunderstorms, tornadoes

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FARGO — Under a bright blue sky and cottonball clouds, Ed Johnson was puttering around his yard in Countryside Trailer Court in south Fargo on Thursday, June 15.

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Anita Zuniga worried about the safety of herself and her family in her mobile home in the Bennett Park Cooperative in Moorhead as they weathered a recent storm.
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Ed Johnson, who lives in the Countryside Trailer Court in Fargo, said he thinks every mobile home park should have a public storm shelter.
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William Mayville, who lives in the Riviera Heights mobile home park in north Fargo, said Wednesday, June 14, 2017, that he and his wife and their dog would have to go to another location if a dangerous storm threatened the Fargo area because there is no storm shelter in the park. (Photo by Helmut Schmidt/The Forum)

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