Weather Forecast


Kandiyohi County Fair has closed its gates due to thunderstorm


WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Fair closed its gates tonight as a thunderstorm hit Willmar around 7 p.m.

Officials advised everyone to leave the fairgrounds.

The demolition derby, scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Grandstand, was canceled, along with the rest of the evening's entertainment and activities.

Kandiyohi County and much of west central Minnesota is under a thunderstorm warning until 7:30 p.m.

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Ashley White

Ashley White is the community content coordinator for the West Central Tribune. Follow her on Twitter @Ashley_WCT.

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