ST. CLOUD -- The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner is offering a grant to help those affected by the recent storms.

Larry Shellito is giving away up to $1000 in an Emergency Storm Relief grant for Veterans and widows of Veterans.

The Governor's Office recently announced the June 21st storms didn't cause enough damage statewide to be considered a disaster under an Executive Order.

For more information on how to apply for the grant you're asked to contact the Stearns County Veterans Service Office at 320-656-6176.