Weather Forecast



February 27, 2015
State Highway 23 northeast of New London narrows to two lanes the next seven miles eastward toward Paynesville. That stretch is among the areas of rural, two-lane highways where the speed limit will be increased to 60 mph in the coming days.
TRIBUNE / Rand Middleton
Highways 23, 212 among those increasing to 60 mph
February 27, 2015 - 11:49pm
U.S. Highway 212
Speed limits to increase on some rural, two-lane highways
February 27, 2015 - 11:46pm
October 21, 2013
Speed limits on Highways 75, 59, 7 in western Minn. to be raised to 60 mph
October 21, 2013 - 10:59pm
November 14, 2012
Spicer man arrested after high-speed pursuit from Spicer to New London
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Kandiyohi, Swift Co., Minn., law officers ticket 135 drivers during speed enforcement
August 9, 2012 - 10:59am
July 27, 2012
Stolen Camero tops 135 mph in chase from Minnesota to N.D.
July 27, 2012 - 8:55am
July 5, 2012
Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog, center, speaks Tuesday at the Flags of Honor Memorial in Willmar. He is accompanied by Dr. Scott Abrams, emergency room doctor and Willmar Ambulance Service medical director, left, and Brad Hanson, ambulance service manager. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
West central Minn. law enforcement stepping up patrols, tickets this month
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
Willmar Police officers, Jared Wosmek, left, and Mike Holme join a state trooper, boy scouts and members of Willmar Ambulance Service and the Central Veterans Council raising flags Tuesday at the Flags of Honor Memorial in Willmar. The flag raising was a prelude for a kickoff event for a regional enhanced speed enforcement wave that runs through July
Speeders to get more than fireworks this holiday, area law stepping up patrols, tickets
July 3, 2012 - 2:50pm
June 28, 2011
West central law agencies running extra speed patrols
June 28, 2011 - 10:38am
December 18, 2010
Tyler Ludwig, 8, left, and Aidan Thiele, 6, prepare to compete 
Monday during a session of the Speed Stackers Club at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. The after-school club grew out of a popular physical education program and helps build dexterity, hand-eye coordination and concentration. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Speed Stackers
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am
September 7, 2010
Two arrested in Douglas County after chase reaches speeds of 115 mph
September 7, 2010 - 9:10am
July 28, 2010
Domestic incident ends in slow-speed chase, collision with squad car
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 26, 2010
Two injured in Clarkfield crash
July 26, 2010 - 9:20am
December 2, 2009
High-speed escape foiled but police get their man
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 7, 2009
Man pleads guilty to fleeing charge in 100 mph chase
May 7, 2009 - 11:24pm