Weather Forecast



April 26, 2010
Rain not enough to lessen northern Minn. wildfire threat
April 26, 2010 - 10:08am
March 31, 2010
Rising water forces evacuations in New England
March 31, 2010 - 8:51am
January 23, 2010
Weather moving across region could produce icy mix of rain and snow; up to six inches of snow possible
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 21, 2009
A farmer harvests soybeans Tuesday in a field along 45th Avenue Southeast near Willmar. The unseasonably cold and wet weather through the first two-plus weeks of October has been particularly hard on regional farmers. One official with the University of Minnesota Extension call the situation serious. Just 34 percent of the state's soybean crop has so far been harvested. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Farmers continue to battle the weather
October 21, 2009 - 12:00am
October 6, 2009
Andy Ziebarth, 4, keeps his head dry beneath a handy umbrella Monday as he leaves Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar during the rainfall that fell throughout the day. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
In the rain
October 6, 2009 - 12:00am
Idle farm equipment tells the story Monday in west central Minnesota as harvest has ground to a halt due to heavy rains. Schlegel Farms of Lake Lillian worked into the night last week to finish harvesting soybeans in this field a few miles south of Kandiyohi along County Road 8.
Rains halt harvest
October 6, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
Editorial: This rain day goes a long way for region
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
June 9, 2009
Corn grows Monday in a field in southeast Willmar. The rain of recent days bought a smile to the faces of some local farmers who, with the recent dry spell, had feared a drought this year. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
A 'multimillion-dollar' rain graces area farm fields
June 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Compromise sought over rain garden in right of way
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am