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Tanker truck catches fire after collision with train in northwestern Minn.
March 24, 2016 - 1:56pm
October 15, 2015
A gas leak occurring near the intersection of Richland Avenue SW and 20th Street SW in Willmar led to neighborhood homes being evacuated for about one hour around noon Wednesday. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
VIDEO: Gas line struck
October 15, 2015 - 12:19am
October 12, 2015
No one injured after homes evacuated Sunday in Willmar
October 12, 2015 - 11:34pm
Residences evacuated Sunday after Willmar woman threatens to blow up her home
October 12, 2015 - 12:59pm
May 6, 2015
Smoke drifts from oil tanks cars burning near Heimdal, N.D., after the cars derailed about 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Photo by Adam Ladwig, Forum News Serviceplay button
Video: BNSF Railway oil tank cars derail, catch fire, N.D. town evacuated
May 6, 2015 - 2:29pm
BNSF oil train detrails, tankers on fire, northeast N.D. town evacuated
May 6, 2015 - 9:52am
January 7, 2014
Water pipe break forces evacuation at Sterling House
January 7, 2014 - 11:37pm
December 31, 2013
Fire erupts after trains, one of them transporting crude oil, collided west of Casselton, N.D., on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. (Forum News Service)play button
Authorities call for evacuation of N.D. town as oil still burns after train crash (with video)
December 31, 2013 - 1:09am
August 1, 2013
Propane leak near Dassel, Minn., leads to evacuation
August 1, 2013 - 9:16am
March 18, 2013
Weapons, explosives found in dorm on Fla. campus
March 18, 2013 - 11:31am
Paynesville and St. Cloud firefighters and other emergency crews respond Tuesday to the Paynesville Area Middle School building. Students and parents were evacuated from the building the night prior after some students fainted during a choir concert. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Paynesville, Minn., school evacuated
December 18, 2012 - 11:23pm
October 25, 2012
Robbery suspects flee from Willmar, Minn, Police, hit gas meter; trailer park evacuated
October 25, 2012 - 11:34am
October 2, 2012
Wildfires force mandatory evacuation of south side of Karlstad, Minn.
October 2, 2012 - 4:19pm
September 13, 2012
No injuries, "all clear" issued in Olivia, Minn., as gas leak repaired
September 13, 2012 - 5:13pm
Gas leak forces evacuation of nursing home, NW section of Olivia this afternoon
September 13, 2012 - 3:15pm