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Hundreds gather to mourn school bus driver who died after suffering injuries in crash with semis
Citizens to suggest county park names
Recent fatal crashes involving farm trucks put focus on road safety during harvest
Arrest of Minnesota man in underage sex sting, leads to chilling discovery in his vehicle
Forum focuses on candidates for vacant Willmar City Council seat
MLB: If Torii Hunter is interested, Twins would like him back
Prep Volleyball: Cards rebound from first set loss to take out Otters
Girls Tennis: Willmar wraps up stellar season with victory over Brainerd
Girls Soccer: Sartell too much for Cardinals
Cross Country: TeBeest top individual finisher at Montevideo Invite
Lake Superior could be the setting for new crime-drama TV series
Acclaimed vocal ensemble to play Bethel
West Central Minnesota Meander artist’s passion is also her talent
Video: Fiddlers fire up at Terrace Mill
Show this weekend to promote local quilter and area guild
Video: Walk-to-School Day at Roosevelt in Willmar
Video: Just for Kix halftime performance
Making the rounds
Video: Coffee with Willmar schools' new superintendent
Adult coloring club in Willmar offers women a unique place to escape the monotony of life
Albert M. Braithwaite
Arthur O. Rosten
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: Willmar belongs to the people, not Ron
Letter: Recognition for Rep. Baker
Letter: One can’t make up these shenanigans
Midwest Opinion: Family farms must be safer to protect farmers
Storms sweeps over western Minnesota
WILLMAR — Multiple tornadoes were reported Thursday from Sunburg to Paynesville resulting in multiple tornado warnings and people scurrying...
News / local
August 7, 2015 - 12:01am
July 19, 2015
Strong winds knock out power for hundreds of thousands in Twin Cities
MINNEAPOLIS -- With gusts up to 70 miles an hour -- and one reported tornado touchdown -- thousands were left without power late...
News / state
July 19, 2015 - 2:16pm
July 13, 2015
Brainerd area bears brunt of Sunday storms
BRAINERD -- Damage assessments and cleanup were underway Monday morning after Sunday night's violent thunderstorms that rocked through Minnesota....
News / state
July 13, 2015 - 10:36pm
May 17, 2015
Spring storm strikes: Tornadoes cause damage as storm moves across central Minnesota
Strong thunderstorms rumbled across the region this past weekend, bringing heavy rain, wind and tornado sightings and leaving a trail of damage...
News / region
May 17, 2015 - 11:13pm
September 19, 2013
Strong storms bring wind, rain
WILLMAR — A line of strong thunderstorms moved through central Minnesota Thursday morning, bringing heavy downpours, lightning, wind and...
News / region
September 19, 2013 - 11:16pm
June 12, 2013
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for parts of west central Minn. through 7 a.m.
A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for Yellow Medicine, Swift, western Chippewa and eastern Lac Qui Parle counties in west central Minnesota until 7 a.m. this morning. At 6:17 a.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles north of...
News / region
June 12, 2013 - 6:32am
May 29, 2013
Fast-moving storm brings rain, wind, some hail to Willmar, Minn., area
WILLMAR -- The first severe thunderstorm of the season arrived Wednesday morning, bringing brief but heavy rain, along with scattered hail and...
News / local
May 29, 2013 - 9:32pm
August 15, 2012
Severe thunderstorms approaching west central Minnesota
A line of strong thunderstorms has erupted along a line from International Falls to Ortonville, Minn., and is heading southeast across west central Minnesota and the rest of the state. As a result of this storm system's strengths, the National Weather Service said severe thunderstorms...
August 15, 2012 - 5:22pm
August 1, 2011
Send your storm photos to the West Central Tribune
Send your storm photo to the West Central Tribune. You may send your photo via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Your submitted storm photo may be...
August 1, 2011 - 11:26am
Thunderstorm warning issued for parts of Kandiyohi, Stearns and Meeker counties until 12:15 p.m.
A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for central Kandiyohi Co., extreme south central Stearn Co., and Meeker County in central Minnesota until 12:15 p.m. At 11:06 a.m. today, radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds...
August 1, 2011 - 11:16am
Thunderstorm warning issued for northern Kandiyohi Co. through noon
A severe thunderstorm warning for northern Kandiyohi Co. and Benton and Stearns counties has been issued until noon today. At 10:48 a.m., radar indicated al ine of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. These storms were located along a line...
News / local
August 1, 2011 - 10:58am
July 26, 2011
Dangerous thunderstorms to develop in Dakotas and move across Minn. tonight
Severe thunderstorms are expected to develop in the Dakotas this afternoon and head east into western Minnesota during the evening. While there is a much better threat for tornadoes, hail, and wind in the Dakotas, the threat for damaging winds will continue well into Minnesota as...
July 26, 2011 - 3:43pm
July 1, 2011
Thunderstorms warning remains in effect for parts of Stearns, Kandiyohi, Meeker and Renville counties until 6:15 p.m.
.A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN WRIGHT...SOUTHEASTERN STEARNS...NORTHWESTERN SIBLEY...EASTERN RENVILLE...MEEKER...MCLEOD AND SOUTHERN KANDIYOHI COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM CDT... AT 532 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...
July 1, 2011 - 5:39pm
Thunderstorm warning issued for parts of Chippewa, Renville, Redwood and Kandiyohi counties until 6 p.m.
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern Chippewa County, southern Kandiyohi County, northeastern Redwood County, Renville County and northwestern Sibley County in central and west central Minnesota until 6 p.m. At...
July 1, 2011 - 5:05pm
September 23, 2010
'Wave after wave' of thunderstorms expected through the night
Strong thunderstorms were expected to come out of eastern South Dakota Wednesday evening and spread across most of west central Minnesota through the night. Much of west central Minnesota is expected to get 3 to 5 inches of rain by Friday, according to meteorologist Jim Taggart at...
News / local / region
September 23, 2010 - 12:00am