Weather Forecast


Storm gathered momentum as it moved over Spicer area


SPICER -- Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog said a tornado was sighted on the ground at 4:42 p.m. Tuesday southwest of Spicer.

Spotters reported that it traveled on the ground northeast for seven to eight miles, part of that over Green Lake. It was last reported on County Road 4 near the fishing pier just before 5 p.m.

Kandiyohi County Emergency Management issued a statement Tuesday evening saying that no storm-related injuries had been reported.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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