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January 13, 2016
Crews respond to the scene Wednesday after a snowplow was struck by a train west of Brooten. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
UPDATE: Snowplow struck by train in Brooten
January 13, 2016 - 2:33pm
February 10, 2013
Denny Marty, a maintenance supervisor for the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s District 8 headquarters, looks at a radar map of the weather while giving instructions to a snow plow driver over the radio. Tribune photo by Carolyn Langeplay button
Clearing west central Minnesota’s roads is a high-tech venture that can, on occasion, border on perilous for MnDOT drivers
February 10, 2013 - 10:08pm
February 9, 2010
A Kandiyohi County snow plow, operated by Larry Henjum, clears snow on County Road 40, west of New London. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
County plow operators mop up after latest snowfall
February 9, 2010 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Snow plow, sugar beet truck collide near BNSF train crossing in rural Breckenridge
January 2, 2009 - 6:00am
December 26, 2008
Tribune file photo by Bill Zimmer 
In this February 2007 file photo, a Kandiyohi County snowplow clears drifting snow along Kandiyohi County Road 1, north of Prinsburg. Storms this December have hit on weekends, which means snow removal has cost the county more than it would during a work week because of the overtime wages paid to the work crews.
Weekend snowstorms cost thousands of dollars in overtime pay
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
City snow plow operator sees green amidst the white
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am