CHICAGO — The financial toll of the tornado that ripped through Joplin, Mo., on Sunday, killing more than 100 and destroying a local hospital, remains unknown, but Moody’s Investors Service expects the health care system’s rating will weather the impact and Missouri  said it stands ready with aid.

Officials late this week began assessing the fiscal damage even as city, state and volunteer resources remained focused on cleanup efforts and on recovering missing residents as the death toll from the deadliest twister in more than 60 years reached 125 on Thursday.

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