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Prairie protection to be part of Renville County park study
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
Alaska man injured in morning rollover in New London Township
High speed chase ends in Willmar with arrest of juvenile
Convictions published Feb. 21
Girls Basketball: Cards streak by Alex
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Boys Basketball: Montevideo overpowers YME
Boys Basketball: Dragons edge NLS
Boys Basketball: Eisenbacher's double-double leads ACGC
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Howard J. Powers
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Willmar Commentary: America's predictable pension crisis
Harrop commentary: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
November 19, 2016
Saturday update: View and send your storm photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send your storm photos to email@example.com. And we'll post them to this photo gallery. Remember to include your name, photo location and...
November 19, 2016 - 7:56pm
A drive home to Lucan Friday afternoon during a blizzard
I left work at 3:00 p.m Friday from Marshall. I live in Lucan. I traveled eastbound on Highway 19 and saw some spin outs and cars in ditch. It...
November 19, 2016 - 7:43pm
Watch a fox take to a Willmar street Saturday afternoon
A wild fox took to the plowed roadway of 16th Avenue Northeast in Willmar Saturday afternoon to travel. The fox apparently found the going along...
November 19, 2016 - 7:07pm
November 18, 2016
First snow also brings first blizzard of winter
WILLMAR — Barreling winds and blowing snow Friday brought a flurry of traffic hiccups and power outages to west central Minnesota, the...
November 18, 2016 - 9:14pm
Nov 18 update: MnDOT advising no travel in parts of west central and southwest Minnesota
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has issued a no travel advisory for parts of west central and southwest Minnesota,...
November 18, 2016 - 10:43am
November 17, 2016
Blizzard warning issued for Friday in west central Minnesota
WILLMAR – The National Weather Service has now issued a blizzard warning for Friday across much of west central Minnesota, including for Kandiyohi,...
November 17, 2016 - 9:29am
October 31, 2016
Remembering the Halloween Blizzard of 1991
It started snowing on Halloween night and didn’t stop for four days. The Halloween Blizzard. The Megastorm. The big one. Thundersnow and gale-force...
October 31, 2016 - 6:54am
February 8, 2016
Storm blows into Minnesota
WILLMAR — Blizzard-like conditions blew through western Minnesota Sunday night into Monday morning, with southwest Minnesota experiencing the...
February 8, 2016 - 11:56pm
Update 2 p.m.: Storm blows into southwest Minnesota; conditions ease in west central Minnesota
Blizzard-like conditions blew through eastern North Dakota and into western Minnesota, with southwest Minnesota experiencing the worst of the...
February 8, 2016 - 2:31pm
Update 10 a.m.: Conditions ease in west central Minnesota; blizzard conditions continue in southwest Minnesota
Updated 10 a.m.: Conditions ease in west central Minnesota; blizzard conditions continue in southwest Minnesota Blizzard-like conditions blew...
February 8, 2016 - 9:58am
February 2, 2016
MnDOT expands no travel advisory to Redwood and Renville counties, along with S.W. Minnesota
WILLMAR — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising no travel in southwest Minnesota and parts of west central Minnesota due to blizzard conditions and near-zero visibility at times. The no travel advisory applies to the following counties: LincolnLyonMurrayPipesto...
February 2, 2016 - 7:33pm
Winter storm creates hazardous conditions; no travel advised in southern Minnesota
No travel is advised this afternoon and tonight across southern Minnesota, where snow and blowing snow are creating hazardous driving conditions. The National Weather Service reported poor visibility and white-outs along Interstate 90 today. Wind speeds of 25 to 30 mph an hour are...
February 2, 2016 - 2:58pm
December 14, 2015
The legend of the Minnesota blizzard of 1888
We may be wrapping up an unseasonably warm December week, but Minnesotans are well aware that this is borrowed time. Soon the temperatures will...
December 14, 2015 - 8:08am
March 15, 2015
Residents recall the paralyzing St. Patrick's Day blizzard 50 years later
WILLMAR — On the afternoon of March 16, 1965, Lois Hurley and her four children, ages 3 to 14, boarded the train in Great Falls, Montana, to...
March 15, 2015 - 11:44pm
March 3, 2015
Sun pads blizzard’s punch
Take that, Punxsutawney Phil. After a blizzard warning didn’t quite yield the hazardous conditions expected, it looks like Minnesota and the...
March 3, 2015 - 10:54pm