Weather Forecast



July 12, 2016
Emergency crews remove debris Monday in Litchfield after a tornado moved through the area. (Jake Schultz / Tribune)
Update: Three tornadoes damage and destroy dozens of homes and buildings in Meeker County
July 12, 2016 - 12:31pm
July 11, 2016
Video of tornado damage in LItchfield
July 11, 2016 - 10:58pm
Videos posted of July 11's Litchfield-Watkins tornadoes
July 11, 2016 - 10:34pm
A garage at a home on Northridge Drive in Litchfield was ripped apart from storm damage that tore through the area Monday night. A tornado touch down was reported in Litchfield and Watkins. "I feel bad for what happened to them with their garage going down," Kathy Cruze, wife of Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze, said Monday. "We were lucky.” JAKE SCHULTZ/Tribune Photoplay button
Tornadoes damage parts of Litchfield and Watkins
July 11, 2016 - 10:09pm
Storm damage in Litchfield on July 11. Tribune photo by Jake Schultz
Photos of July 11 storm damage - share your photos
July 11, 2016 - 8:50pm
Update: Reported tornadoes hit Litchfield and Watkins Monday evening
July 11, 2016 - 8:08pm
July 6, 2016
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Former deputy challenges evidence in drug, theft case against him
July 6, 2016 - 12:09am
June 21, 2016
Paynesville driver pleads guilty to charges in fatal crash
June 21, 2016 - 11:32pm
June 15, 2016
Grace Schultz holds two largemouth bass caught June 4 during the Minnesota Fishing Challenge on Gull Lake. (COLLINS PHOTOGRAPHY)
Litchfield anglers have big day as Fishing Challenge raises $250K
June 15, 2016 - 10:52am
June 9, 2016
Meeker Memorial to host open house for senior behavioral unit
June 9, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 2, 2016
Joseph Yanish, a professional farrier from Litchfield, won $1 million May 14 playing Powerball. (COURTESY PHOTO)
Litchfield man wins $1 million playing Powerball
June 2, 2016 - 3:10pm
May 31, 2016
Paynesville man sentenced for false report resulting in school lockdown
May 31, 2016 - 11:58pm
May 30, 2016
Kyle DeVetter, from left, Lori Rice, Anne McKinley and Kyle Rasmussen show off the nurse’s station, one of the new features that will greet patients and visitors to the renovated Center for Senior Behavioral Health at Meeker Memorial Hospital. ANNE POLTA | TRIBUNE
Renovation at Meeker Memorial's senior behavioral unit is wrapping up
May 30, 2016 - 11:22pm
May 26, 2016
An outbreak of diarrheal illness associated with visiting the Nelson Farm in Litchfield is being investigated by the Minnesota Department of Health. More than 10 cases of diarrheal illness from five different schools have been reported. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Litchfield farm linked with outbreak of diarrhea in school groups
May 26, 2016 - 2:05pm
May 13, 2016
Litchfield woman faces five years supervised probation after stealing $220,000 from mother
May 13, 2016 - 11:08pm