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April 30, 2018
A fire that broke out Sunday evening northwest of Greenbush, Minn., had burned about 4,000 acres of grass and brushland habitat as of Monday morning. Fire departments from Lancaster, Hallock, Lake Bronson and Greenbush, along with teams from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, have been working to control the fire. (Photo/ Shawn Olsen, Minnesota DNR)
Fire in far northern Minnesota burns about 5,800 acres; 30 counties in burn ban
April 30, 2018 - 9:45pm
April 27, 2018
Fire-danger levels are high across much of North Dakota and Minnesota. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Dry, warm and windy: Conditions increase fire danger in ND, Minn.
April 27, 2018 - 8:16pm
April 23, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Ridgewater College students Tenille Jacobson, left, Julissa Esquivel and Hanne Tebben lounge Monday outside of North American State Bank in Willmar. Spring temperatures have finally arrived in west central Minnesota after a blizzard a week ago.
Warm weather arrives
April 23, 2018 - 10:25pm
April 19, 2018
Angie Ballentine discusses the days stories during the 3pm daily production meeting at the Weather Channel Studios on January 3,2008 in Atlanta.  Bloomberg photo by Chris Rank.
'We pulled off everyday miracles': Inside the birth of the Weather Channel
April 19, 2018 - 11:45am
April 16, 2018
Winter crashed the spring wedding that Kay Hannahan, 33, and Tyler Hurley, 32, had planned for Saturday, April 15, 2018. But a blizzard ended up serving as the perfect accessory to go with their long-booked venue, a Swiss-style chalet at Theodore Wirth Regional Park in Minneapolis. Courtesy of Lydia Jane Photography
Winter was the perfect accessory for their spring wedding, although guests didn't all make it
April 16, 2018 - 10:09pm
The Forest Lake Fire Department opened the Station No. 1 for Forest Lake Area High School prom-goers on Saturday afternoon. April 15. 2018 so students would have a warm place to take photos.  The event even got its own hashtag: #BlizzardProm. (Courtesy of the Forest Lake Fire Department)
Blizzard halts Minnesota town's prom, but firefighters offer some help
April 16, 2018 - 7:24pm
Texas-born Chris Formby, right, wearing tennis shoes, frees compacted snow ahead of neighbor Tom Lynum, a former Texas resident, during the snowstorm on Sunday April 15, 2018, in Stillwater, Minn.  (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Snowy April breaks southern Minnesota records, and it isn't over yet
April 16, 2018 - 7:02pm
A snow emergency has been called for the central business district in downtown Willmar.
Downtown Willmar under a snow emergency
April 16, 2018 - 3:04pm
April 15, 2018
Submitted photo by Phil Hatlestad 

A farm auction went on Saturday morning near Spicer despite the blizzard.
Historic storm for some -- average for others
April 15, 2018 - 11:59pm
MnDOT District 8 lifts 'no travel' advisory as of Sunday morning
April 15, 2018 - 11:56am
Weekend snow: It isn’t over yet
April 15, 2018 - 8:19am
April 14, 2018
MnDOT file photo
Update: MnDOT lifts most road closures in southwest, west central MN
April 14, 2018 - 9:50pm
The National Weather Service says today's blizzard is shaping up to be a historic storm, with snowfall totals exceeding a foot in southwestern Minnesota. Snowfall here is shown at 5:30 p.m. in Granite Falls. (Susan Lunneborg / Tribune)
Today's blizzard is shaping up to be historic storm
April 14, 2018 - 5:34pm
A 7 a.m. Sunday view in Kerkhoven. (Photo by Naomi Baker)
Scenes from April 14 blizzard in west central, southwest Minnesota
April 14, 2018 - 2:05pm
A screenshot of the MN 511 map shows the numerous road closures in southwest Minnesota.
Afternoon update: MnDOT closes more roads due to blizzard
April 14, 2018 - 12:54pm
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