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February 1, 2015
A Zamboni ice surfacing machine.
Zamboni driver gets arrested for DUI on ice
February 1, 2015 - 10:25am
January 27, 2015
Water tumbles over rocks in Stony Brook at Fritz Loven Park in Lake Shore Tuesday afternoon. Above-normal temperatures have left many rivers and creeks running without an ice cover in northern Minnesota. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Steve Kohls)
A warm winter
January 27, 2015 - 11:50pm
Four cars drop into lakes in Cass County
January 27, 2015 - 7:00am
December 14, 2014
TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton
An ice angler on Green Lake at Spicer sits in a pool of water with the mercury at 41 degrees at 4 p.m. Saturday. "It's like March," said one fisherman coming off the lake at the Saulsbury Beach Public Access where where 21 vehicles were parked, their owners apparently cautious and staying off the ice. The temperature reached the mid-40s on Sunday, and the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office urged extreme caution in venturing on the ice.
Warm weather leads to unsafe ice conditions; Sheriff's Office urges extreme caution
December 14, 2014 - 3:56pm
April 5, 2014
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries staff in Spicer is expecting that some winter kill will be revealed when the ice leaves area lakes, but there’s no evidence at this point of major or widespread problems. Lakes managed for walleye would be re-stocked if winter kill is found to have occurred.  Tribune file photo
Coming weeks are likely to shed light on winter kill in lakes; DNR officials expect some in west central Minn.
April 5, 2014 - 4:00am
February 8, 2014
Clear your natural gas meter of ice, snow to prevent problems
February 8, 2014 - 12:20am
January 6, 2014
The sand supply for area roads is seen Monday at the Kandiyohi County Highway Department Maintenance facility in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Road crews fight a losing battle against a layer of ice
January 6, 2014 - 10:08pm
December 23, 2013
A young man clears a driveway on his all-terrain vehicle, as a winter storm moves across the midwest, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin December, 22, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Hauckplay button
Video: U.S., Canada hit by snow and ice
December 23, 2013 - 10:49am
December 16, 2013
Man rescued after ATV plunges into Green Lake
December 16, 2013 - 7:04am
May 13, 2013
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Mille Lacs Lake ice wave crushes onto shore (videos)
May 13, 2013 - 12:43pm
May 8, 2013
Significant ice still remains Wednesday on eastern parts of Green Lake in Spicer.  The Green Lake ice-out date for 2013 appears to have broken the previous latest ice out date record of May 7, 1951. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Green Lake's western shore clear, ice remains on eastern parts of lake
May 8, 2013 - 11:38am
April 13, 2013
Winter storm warning starts at 1 a.m. Sunday, snow, sleet, ice forecast
April 13, 2013 - 4:50pm
April 10, 2013
The damage of downed trees Wednesday in Worthington, Minn., following the ice storm that hit southwestern Minnesota. Ice damage caused power outages Wednesday in Worthington and some other southwest Minnesota communities. Forum News Service photo by the Worthington Daily button
Ice-storm damage hits Worthington hard (video)
April 10, 2013 - 9:11pm
February 18, 2013
Blizzard Monday results in wind, ice and zero visibility
February 18, 2013 - 10:31pm
January 28, 2013
A dense fog advisory issued for west central Minn., Stevens Co. may get snow
January 28, 2013 - 10:21pm