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October 20, 2016
Willmar's Brady Reigstad, No. 77, and Cole Danielson run down Sauk Rapids tailback Camdin Carlsom-Mathies following a first-quarter fumble. It was all Willmar on senior night, as the Cardinals earned a (SCORE) win. Clay Cunningham / Tribune
Finishing strong
October 20, 2016 - 12:13am
October 6, 2016
Jesus Nevarez looks for an open teammate in Thursday's 9-0 win over Sauk Rapids-Rice. Nevarez had six goals and an assist in the match and is three points from tying the program's single-season points record. Clay Cunningham / Tribune
Nevarez closes in on scoring record in Cardinal rout
October 6, 2016 - 11:38pm
September 9, 2016
Severe weather tears off roofs, damages new solar array at Camp Ripley
September 9, 2016 - 9:50am
September 7, 2016
Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo

Crews work July 18 to replace broken power lines on the east side of Granite Falls after a severe storm July 16 took out power to the entire town. Disaster aid will be on its way to Chippewa and Yellow Medicine counties and the Upper Sioux Community for storm damage to public utilities.
Disaster aid coming to Chippewa, Yellow Medicine counties and Upper Sioux
September 7, 2016 - 7:55pm
August 29, 2016
Freak lightening storm kills 323 reindeer in Norway
August 29, 2016 - 2:12pm
August 15, 2016
Jake Schultz / Tribune

The home of Scott and Amanda Marquardt sustained heavy damage in the July 11 tornado that struck Litchfield. With the help of the community, the Marquardts have kept up with a busy baseball and softball season despite being forced from their home.
At home on the diamond: Litchfield family keeps playing ball despite tornado damage to house
August 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 11, 2016
Mud boots were popular footwear Thursday at the Kandiyohi County Fair, where heavy rains Wednesday night turned the Willmar fairgrounds into a muddy mess. Paris Lozano, left, and Alex Suchy, both 15-years-old from New London, were at the fair tending to Suchy's 4-H and FFA animals. (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
Despite rain and mud, most county fair activities on schedule
August 11, 2016 - 11:45pm
More than 9 inches of rain floods Olivia
August 11, 2016 - 12:07pm
Willmar residents being asked to limit water use
August 11, 2016 - 7:51am
July 21, 2016
There was a stream of vehicles hauling branches and trees Monday to the Granite Falls brush site. Granite Falls city officials said widespread power outages are almost completely remedied, and cleanup of trees and branches is well underway. (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
Cleanup well underway after substantial storm damage in Granite Falls, Montevideo
July 21, 2016 - 9:05pm
Update: 2 campers dead in Boundary Waters storms
July 21, 2016 - 10:24am
A traffic light at the corner of First Street and Fifth Avenue West in Duluth was knocked over Thursday by severe thunderstorm winds. (Andrew Krueger /
Severe storm takes toll on a swath of Minnesota
July 21, 2016 - 7:18am
July 18, 2016
Crews from Minnesota Valley Tree Service worked Monday in Granite Falls to remove broken trees from power lines as utility crews followed behind to replace broken poles and restring wires. The enitre town was without power after a storm ripped through Saturday night. It's hoped everyone will have electricity by Tuesday. Carolyn Lange | Tribune
Powerful storm cuts power to Granite Falls
July 18, 2016 - 8:34pm
Cleanup continues Monday in a residential area of Granite Falls, (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
High winds, possible tornado, cause major damage in Granite Falls
July 18, 2016 - 12:31am
July 14, 2016
Gov. Mark Dayton, right, and Sen. Scott Newman hear the stories Wednesday of the Marquardt and Kusler families', whose homes in Litchfield were hit hard by Monday's storms. (Brian Edwards / Tribune)play button
Update: Dayton assesses aftermath of Monday's storms, thankful no lives were lost
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am