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Weather Forecast


Blustery weather closes schools and cancels events


Most schools in the region closed early today and many community events have been canceled because snow and high winds are causing limited visibility and snow drifts on roads.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no travel in southwest and west central Minnesota due to blowing snow and reduced visibility, according to Pam Wood, public affairs coordinator with the MnDOT District 8 office in Willmar.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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