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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
Snow covers the apparatus Thursday at Minnegasco Park in southwest Willmar. The park, usually buzzing with activity this time of year, was deserted as a spring snowstorm hit the area. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
West central Minnesota residents ‘so so so so sick of snow!!’
April 11, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 10, 2013
A Minnesota Department of Transportation truck plows snow Tuesday on state Highway 23 west of Maynard. More snow is forecast for west central Minnesota the next couple days. The potential storm means another hit on an already expensive snow-removal season in Kandiyohi County. Submitted photo by Chuck Blomberg
Oh, say it ain't snow: Snowstorm prediction resets spring roadwork for west central Minnesota
April 10, 2013 - 10:56am
March 25, 2013
Bobby Jones of Bel-Ridge, Mo., near St. Louis, clears the parking lane in front of his North Hanley Road home with his lawn tractor on Sunday, March 24, 2013, as a new blanket of wintry weather hits the St. Louis region early in spring. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Christian Gooden)
Spring snowstorm hits East Coast after blanketing Midwest
March 25, 2013 - 1:36pm
March 18, 2013
A vehicle is pictured in the ditch Monday near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and Minnesota Highway 40 near the industrial park in Willmar. Kandiyohi County pulled its plows from the roads at 3 p.m. Monday due to adverse weather conditions with plans to return to work this morning. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Another Monday and another reminder that winter appears to be far from over
March 18, 2013 - 11:12pm
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 Lange
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
Snow removal crews work Sunday to keep the parking lot near Papa Murphy’s in Willmar accessible as heavy snow falls at a fast pace. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Snowstorm brings travel to virtual standstill across large area of west central Minnesota
February 10, 2013 - 9:54pm
MnDOT recommends no travel in parts of west central Minn., including Pope and Stevens counties
February 10, 2013 - 1:44pm
Tom Kubesh operates a Kandiyohi County snowplow Monday as he spreads sand on a portion of County Road 8 near Green Lake Lutheran Church. Roads in the area remain hazardous. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
For motorists in west central Minnesota, rough roads ahead
December 10, 2012 - 10:55pm
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