Weather Forecast



December 31, 2010
Far west central Minnesota under winter storm warning now, blizzard warning begins at midnight
December 31, 2010 - 4:28pm
I-94 reopens in western Minn., officials urge people to stay home in west central Minnesota
December 31, 2010 - 1:15pm
Rain and fog enveloped state Highway 7 late Thursday afternoon between Lake Lillian and Cosmos. Reader-submitted photo
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December 31, 2010 - 9:00am
This NOAA satellite image taken Friday, Dec. 31, 2010, at 12:45 AM EST shows clouds develop across the Central United States, as a strong low pressure system moves into the Plains. The system kicks up more heavy snow over the Central and Southern Rockies, while it also brings snowy conditions to the Central Plains.  Blizzard conditions lead this system eastward, due to strong winds with gusts up to 35 mph. (AP Photo/Weather Underground)
Winter storm warnings remain for west central Minnesota, blizzard warning issued for later today for parts of region
December 31, 2010 - 6:59am
Blizzard warning issued for much of west central Minnesota until 4 a.m. Friday
December 31, 2010 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Winter storm watch in effect through Saturday
December 30, 2010 - 9:46am
Editorial: We all like snow, for the most part
December 30, 2010 - 12:00am
December 28, 2010
Vicki Dew, a Meals on Wheels volunteer from Willmar, returns coolers Monday to West Central Industries. Dew has been delivering meals for nearly 12 years. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Volunteers needed for program
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2010
Willmar declares snow emergency for tonight
December 12, 2010 - 1:57pm
December 9, 2010
Legal truck weight load increases begin Dec. 11 in central Minnesota
December 9, 2010 - 11:36am
November 30, 2010
Willmar declares snow emergency for tonight
November 30, 2010 - 12:14pm
November 24, 2010
West Central Conference likely headed toward reconstruction
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
Pearl McPhail, from left, Jackie Hinderks and Agnes Hanson apply icing to holiday cookies Monday at Rice Care Center in Willmar. Volunteers joined the residents of the nursing home as part of a United Way of West Central Minnesota initiative to promote community involvement among emerging young leaders. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Community volunteers help Rice Care Center residents decorate cookies for holiday season
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 22, 2010
West Central Tribune distribution staff members are surrounded by piles of advertisements to be inserted into the paper. Wednesday's edition will weigh more than two pounds thanks to the numerous ads for holiday shopping.The process of creating the Wednesday edition started the first week in November with the pre-packaging of bundles of advertising inserts. Altogether, three bundles must be pre-packaged before they can be inserted into the Wednesday edition as it rolls off the press. Tribune photo by Ron...
Tribune's Wednesday edition is largest of the year
November 22, 2010 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Freezing rain conditions continue in much of Minnesota
November 21, 2010 - 9:05am