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April 15, 2018
A snowplow operator clears sidewalks in the midst of snow flurries Sunday, April 15, in downtown Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service)
Really?!?!: April snow, cold break records in Brainerd area
April 15, 2018 - 6:54pm
April 13, 2018
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The snow has arrived in western Minnesota
April 13, 2018 - 6:24pm
April 4, 2018
Up to 6 inches of snow reported in region
April 4, 2018 - 9:57pm
January 23, 2018
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter III poses for a photo in his office at St. Paul City Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press
Winter storm tests St. Paul residents' patience, mayor's shoveling skills
January 23, 2018 - 8:16pm
Community members get together to help get a school bus unstuck near Central Avenue and Grotto Street in St. Paul during a snow storm in St. Paul on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Eventually a tow truck was called to help pull the school bus out of the snow. John Autey / Pioneer Press
St. Paul superintendent says he wishes he'd closed schools Monday
January 23, 2018 - 8:02pm
November 19, 2016
One dead, seven injured in Renville County crash
November 19, 2016 - 11:57am
November 18, 2016
A tree on the northeast corner of the intersection of Trott Avenue and Ninth Avenue Southwest in Willmar was one casualty Friday morning of the winter storm that blew through west central Minnesota. Winds were the major problem: blowing snow reduced visibilitly and snarled travel, and power outages were widespread.  (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
First snow also brings first blizzard of winter
November 18, 2016 - 9:14pm
November 14, 2016
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Three potential winter storm-related scenarios that will likely affect your area this weekend
November 14, 2016 - 6:41pm
December 1, 2015
A plow with the city of Willmar Public Works department clears snow Tuesday from Mary Avenue Southeast. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)play button
Video: Ringing in December with the first snow of the season
December 1, 2015 - 8:29am
February 21, 2014
Strong northwest winds blows snow across many roads Friday in west central Minnesota, including this Lake Andrew Township road west of New London. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Dayton calls out National Guard amid snowstorm
February 21, 2014 - 11:04pm
December 4, 2013
Paul Tinklenberg, an employee with Willmar Public Works, plows a sidewalk Wednesday in downtown Willmar following the first significant snowfall of the season.  Tribune photo by Ron Adams
While the first real storm of the season promised more than it delivered, it’s going to be messy for a few days
December 4, 2013 - 10:17pm
May 1, 2013
Kyle MccLelland, left, and Matthew Cannon shovel snow Wednesday outside Cannon’s house in Cheyenne, Wyo. Cheyenne received more than a foot of snow Tuesday night and Wednesday morning as a large storm moved across an area of the Midwest. AP Photo/The Wyoming Tribune Eagle, Michael Smith
For some in the Midwest, May Day just a reminder of harsh winter
May 1, 2013 - 11:26pm
April 17, 2013
Willmar, Minn., area likely to get up to 8 inches of snow
April 17, 2013 - 10:47pm
April 16, 2013
These snowmen, seen Tuesday on a lawn on Willmar’s southwest side, appear likely to be joined by a few friends in the coming days, with more snow predicted today. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Willmar, Minn., area in store for some more wintery punishment
April 16, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 11, 2013
Large sections of power line poles in the Worthington area were snapped under the extra weight of all the ice and high winds Wednesday, April 10, 2013, leaving much of Nobles County without power.  Nobles County officials said Thursday could be up to a week before all the electricity will be restored. Daily Globe photo by Brian Korthals
Willmar, Minn., area crews respond to southwest region of state still in the dark
April 11, 2013 - 11:04pm