Weather Forecast



March 6, 2016
Marc Lenz of Willmar hauls his ice fishing gear Sunday on Foot Lake in Willmar. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff is requesting people not drive vehicles on the lake ice, as the warmer weather is causing the ice to melt. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Law enforcement urges caution on melting lake ice
March 6, 2016 - 1:53pm
February 23, 2016
Dan Van Hauen ice fishes Tuesday on Foot Lake in Willmar. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Ice fishing shelter removal deadlines approach
February 23, 2016 - 11:11pm
Truck goes through the ice on Henderson Lake near Spicer
January 23, 2016 - 12:23pm
December 28, 2015
Four snowmobilers break through thin ice
December 28, 2015 - 10:27pm
December 17, 2015
Rescuers and fishermen walk off Upper Red Lake on Monday near the south side of the lake after nearly 50 people were stranded after several sheets of ice broke up on the lake stranding them with their ice houses. (BEMIDJI PIONEER)
Officials caution Minnesotans to check ice conditions before venturing on lakes
December 17, 2015 - 6:00am
December 14, 2015
Nearly 50 people had to be taken off Upper Red Lake Monday after several sheets of ice broke up on the lake, stranding them with their ice houses. (JILLIAN GANDSEY | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Some 50 anglers rescued after ice breaks on Minnesota lake
December 14, 2015 - 11:32pm
50 anglers rescued in northern Minnesota after ice breaks from shore
December 14, 2015 - 2:22pm
December 10, 2015
DNR warns of thin ice on lakes
December 10, 2015 - 11:05pm
No ice for old men, or anyone, as temperatures well above average leave weak ice Wednesday on Foot Lake and elsewhere around the state. By this time a year ago the Foot Lake ice was speckled with ice houses and vehicles. The mid-afternoon temp was a pleasant 43 degrees in Willmar. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
West central Minnesota anglers wait for ice
December 10, 2015 - 12:03am
December 7, 2015
An icy glaze caused by Sunday’s fog continues to cling Monday morning to plants along Kandiyohi County Road 23 in Willmar and throughout the area. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
PHOTO: Clinging ice
December 7, 2015 - 11:14pm
April 16, 2015
Ice-out moves north fast
April 16, 2015 - 11:35pm
Few of the signs marking thin ice around an aerated area of Willmar Lake are still standing Monday, as ice continues melting. Today may get in the high 40s, according to (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
On thin ice
March 16, 2015 - 11:42pm
March 4, 2015
Douglas County Dive Team members and Bosek Underwater Recovery Services pull a utility vehicle out of Lake Andrew Wednesday morning. The vehicle went through the ice a couple hundred yards from shore by the Pospisil lake access. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Al Edenloff)
Man dies after falling through ice with grandson
March 4, 2015 - 11:44pm
World’s almost largest ice sculpture crashes in Superior
February 4, 2015 - 7:00am
Couple's vehicle found at bottom of Lake Benton; Two remain missing
February 4, 2015 - 6:00am