Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Summer

August 14, 2015
The heat is on
August 14, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Stormy clouds gather over Norway Lake around 5 p.m. Thursday. It was part of a system that included reports of a tornado sighted in a field seven miles east of Sunburg, according to a tornado warning from the National Weather Service. ( Karyn Loos | SUBMITTED)
Storms sweeps over western Minnesota
August 7, 2015 - 12:01am
August 6, 2015
With the Scrambler speeding up, centrifugal force crunches Destinee Cobb, left, Ellie Evans and Daisha Cobb against the ride’s outside wall Thursday at the Kandiyohi County Fair in Willmar. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
A wild ride
August 6, 2015 - 11:20pm
July 24, 2015
Summer brings spike in local traffic deaths
July 24, 2015 - 12:01am
July 22, 2015
As the sun dipped low in the sky Wednesday, a swimmer somersaulted off a tube into Whipple Lake in Baxter. (Steve Kohls | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Summer somersault
July 22, 2015 - 10:36pm
July 20, 2015
A new climatology index says it’s the third-nicest summer since 1903
July 20, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 14, 2015
Pearl Cordes, 1, of Atwater, cools down Tuesday in the wading pool at the Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center in Willmar. The daughter of Justin and Jaclyn Cordes seemed to be enjoying the water too much to notice that the temperature was in the mid-80s, according to the National Weather Service. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Keeping cool at the wading pool
July 14, 2015 - 11:00pm
Pearl Cordes, 1, of Atwater, cools down Tuesday in the wading pool at the Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center in Willmar. The daughter of Justin and Jaclyn Cordes seemed to be enjoying the water too much to notice that the temperature was in the mid-80s, according to the National Weather Service. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Keeping cool at the wading pool
July 14, 2015 - 11:00pm
July 13, 2015
A pontoon, still attached to its boat lift, rests upside down after being flipped over during Sunday’s storm on North Long Lake north of Brainerd. The storm left thousands of people without power and also damaged a racetrack. (Tim Bogenschutz | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Brainerd area bears brunt of Sunday storms
July 13, 2015 - 10:36pm
July 1, 2015
Becca Dawson backhands a return during a racquet-sharing team game marking the end of Session I of 10-and-under tennis on Wednesday at the middle-school courts, a Willmar Community Education and Recreation program. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Sure shot!
July 1, 2015 - 11:30pm
June 14, 2015
Bubbles the Clown hands out water during the Kandi is Dandy Parade on Saturday in Kandiyohi. Due to a city-wide sewer and water project, the parade route twisted through the residential area and did not include main street. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)play button
SLIDESHOW VIDEO: Kandi is Dandy Parade
June 14, 2015 - 11:43pm
A pontoon slips off a trailer Tuesday on Kandiyohi County Road 41 along Hedin Park in Willmar. Several men managed to push the pontoon back on the trailer so it could be moved. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Pontoon jumps off trailer
April 14, 2015 - 11:22pm
April 11, 2015
Cartoon by David Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
April 11, 2015 - 4:00am
March 31, 2015
District 8 plans $50M worth of construction
March 31, 2015 - 11:32pm
September 24, 2014
Midwest Opinion: Unofficially, summer is still with us.
September 24, 2014 - 3:00am
randomness