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Police investigating after tour boats unmoored, set adrift near Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
Amid new sanctions, Trump calls North Korea's leader 'madman' whose regime will face new tests
Flint's lead-poisoned water had a 'horrifyingly large' effect on fetal deaths, study finds
Former Alexandria couple rides out Hurricane Irma on Caribbean island of St. Martin
Prep Volleyball: Willmar wins big CLC match
Local Roundup: Litchfield downs NLS to run record to 19-0
Swimming & Diving: Cards edge Spartans
Wild earn 1-0 win over Jets in second game of preseason
Ex-teammate Ramirez can feel Sano's pain
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
'It's important to stand up to bullies': Actress Rebel Wilson wins record amount in defamation case
Printer Andy Kahmann of Montevideo named 2017 Prairie Disciple
Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
'Almost Saved, But Lost' details snowstorm: New London native publishes book on 1873 blizzard that killed 12 people in Kandiyohi County
'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Arts festival celebrates 20 years in Willmar
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
David A. Mitteness
Annabelle E. Kern
Deloris J. Celander
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
Letter: Clinton uranium story is false
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball is back in full force
WCT Sports Show: Week One Pigskin Picks
Partners of tiny Fargo firm say anti-Muslim tirade by employee made their lives miserable
August 18, 2017
Driver of hazardous semi fire near Paynesville identified -- not injured
PAYNESVILLE – The driver of a semi involved with a hazardous fire early this morning that resulted in the evacuation of homes near Paynesville...
August 18, 2017 - 10:16am
UPDATE: Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
PAYNESVILLE – Homes near Paynesville were evacuated early this morning after a semi trailer carrying hazardous materials caught fire. The...
August 18, 2017 - 7:02am
April 24, 2016
Hazardous weather outlook issued for west central Minnesota
After a relatively dry start to spring, the first thunderstorms of the year are expected to roll through west central Minnesota this week. As...
April 24, 2016 - 4:50pm
February 19, 2013
State highways still closed this morning in Willmar, Granite Falls, Montevideo
WILLMAR – Several stretches of state highways in west central Minnesota are still closed to traffic this morning and travel is hazardous. Travelers should plan accordingly, said the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT closed roads last night because of blowing snow, ice...
February 19, 2013 - 6:46am
February 18, 2013
Winter weather advisory is in effect now for west central Minnesota
WILLMAR – Much of west central Minnesota, including Kandiyohi County, is now under a winter weather advisory that will continue until midnight. According to the National Weather Service the combination of strong winds, blowing snow and falling temperatures will lead to hazardous...
February 18, 2013 - 8:48am
July 27, 2012
Hazardous materials spilled in crash near Cosmos, Minn., today
COSMOS -- The State Patrol is investigating a semi-truck rollover crash, reported around 8 a.m. this morning, on State Highway 4 near the intersection with County Road 7 that caused hazardous materials to spill. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin,...
July 27, 2012 - 1:56pm
January 8, 2011
Hazardous weather outlook issued for region, patch blowing snow and wind chills tonight
A hazardous weather outlook for portions of central and southern Minnesota and eastern South Dakota. Patchy blowing snow will be possible across parts of west and central Minnesota tonight. Wind chill reading will drop to between 15 below to 25 below overnight across the region. Accumulating...
January 8, 2011 - 6:46am
January 7, 2011
Weather service has issued hazardous weather outlook
WILLMAR -- The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for west central and southern Minnesota due to 20 to 30 mph winds and blowing snow. The breezy conditions are expected to diminish overnight as a high pressure moves over the area and will make way for...
January 7, 2011 - 11:59am
December 11, 2010
Hazardous driving conditions in west central, southwest Minnesota
WILLMAR -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to use extreme caution in west central and southwest Minnesota due to heavy and blowing snow and poor visibility. Travel conditions are poor in Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, Meeker, McLeod,...
December 11, 2010 - 8:47am
June 29, 2010
Court remands permit for three anhydrous ammonia storage tanks in Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO -- Kim Johnson's concerns over plans by the Farmers Union Co-op Oil Company or Cenex to build an expanded, anhydrous ammonia storage...
June 29, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
Update 6 p.m.: Weather Service says severe weather possible Tuesday night
Update 6 p.m.
June 22, 2010 - 5:55pm
June 21, 2010
Hazardous weather outlook issued today for parts of west central Minnesota
The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook today for portions of central and southern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin. West central Minnesota counties in the outlook area include: Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Meeker, McLeod, Pope, Redwood, Renville,...
June 21, 2010 - 11:24am
June 17, 2010
Hazardous weather outlook issued for western Minnesota today
The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for western Minnesota this afternoon and evening. Counties affected include Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Meeker, Pope, Redwood, Renville, Stearns, Swift and Yellow Medicine. A strong area of low pressure...
June 17, 2010 - 12:03pm
March 15, 2010
Requirement for hazardous waste could be harming the environment
WILLMAR -- A state system meant to track minimal quantities of hazardous materials that businesses bring to disposal facilities could be backfiring...
March 15, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Weather Service issues hazardous weather outlook, which includes west central Minn.
WILLMAR -- The National Weather Service in Chanhassen this morning issued a hazardous weather outlook for portions of central and southern Minnesota, including the counties of Chippewa, Douglas, Kandiyohi, McLeod, Meeker, Pope, Renville, Stearns and Swift and including the cities...
January 21, 2010 - 10:10am