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February 15, 2016
Brad Ruchti and Derick Ruchti, from Glacial Ridge Drilling, conducted soil borings last week at the Little Crow Country Club near New London to determine soil suitability for construction of a 51-room hotel, pools and 400-seat event center. Pending the results of the soil test, construction could begin in August. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Soil tests begin for hotel project at Little Crow Country Club
February 15, 2016 - 11:24pm
February 3, 2016
UPDATE: MnDOT lifts no travel advisory for southwest Minnesota
February 3, 2016 - 9:41am
February 2, 2016
MnDOT urging caution on roads as inclement weather forecast
February 2, 2016 - 9:45am
January 8, 2016
Minnesotans will be able to fly with state IDs, but only for next two years
January 8, 2016 - 3:57pm
December 26, 2015
Mike Kinney and Greta Smolnisky of 7th Street SW, Willmar, walk Hot Lips, a 6-year-old basset hound in Saturday morning's new snow.
Dec. 26 Update: Weather service upgrades winter storm “watch” to “warning”
December 26, 2015 - 8:21pm
December 25, 2015
Heavy snow and winds could hit west central Minnesota tonight
December 25, 2015 - 8:31am
December 23, 2015
Within days, the federal government is expected to announce when updated IDs will be required to board airliners. If state law does not change by then, Minnesotans would be grounded. (METRO CREATIVE GRAPHICS)
Without new IDs, Minnesotans may not be able to fly
December 23, 2015 - 10:08am
December 15, 2015
Wintery mix of rain and snow predicted for west central Minnesota
December 15, 2015 - 11:48am
November 24, 2015
A sign at the Holiday gas station on Litchfield Avenue Southwest in Willmar indicates a gallon of unleaded gas costs $1.99 Tuesday. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Gas prices dip ahead of holiday travel
November 24, 2015 - 10:05pm
October 3, 2015
Pilot Tom Sand stands Friday afternoon in front of the Quam Construction plane he landed safely in Willmar after executing emergency procedures for the left-side landing gear, visible behind him. Willmar Airport personnel could observe the gear was down, but Sand had to make a soft landing in case the gear was not locked. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Plane lands safely in Willmar after scare with landing gear
October 3, 2015 - 12:00am
September 2, 2015
MnDOT urges drivers to be careful this weekend
September 2, 2015 - 8:59pm
August 11, 2015
Karlsgodt joins R&J Tours of Willmar as tour director
August 11, 2015 - 11:59am
August 1, 2015
Hundreds of motorcycles are parked on Main Street for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota, in August of 2006. (Jonathan Ernst | REUTERS)
Sturgis may hit 1 million visitors to mark 75 years of motorcycle rallies
August 1, 2015 - 8:07am
March 2, 2015
A man stands in falling snow at the shore of the Hudson River in the New York City suburban town of Nyack, New York March 1, 2015. 
REUTERS/Mike Segar
Still more snow and ice snarling airline traffic for Northeast
March 2, 2015 - 12:06am
January 8, 2015
MnDOT lifts 'no travel' advisory in parts of west central and southwestern Minnesota
January 8, 2015 - 7:41pm
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