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Not in winter’s wheelhouse
Minnesota DNR suspends invasive species training program
Class to host 1920s-themed dinner Saturday
Benson bond moves forward
Records published Jan. 30
Boys basketball: Bluejays slam Dawson-Boyd
Prep gymnastics: NLS takes out Dassel-Cokato
Boys swimming & diving: Tech sinks Cards
Boys basketball roundup: Melrose upends Thunder Hawks
Prep Wrestling Roundup: KMS overpowers ACGC, Canby
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Sheri (Crowley) Buss
Myrtle L. Lawler
Mary M. "Lena" Mueller
Rebecca "Becky" Baker-Coulter
Imogene Karen Lothert
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Facing a GOP-led House, Dayton still decides to play hardball with his priorities
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
November 23, 2011
Minn. DNR warns parents: Keep children off thin ice
WILLMAR -- In the light of a near tragedy in Anoka County this weekend, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reminding parents to caution their children to stay off ponds, streams and other water bodies that now have a thin coating of ice. Sunday afternoon, an eight-year-old...
November 23, 2011 - 9:45am
October 7, 2011
West Central Minn. in wind advisory, red flag warning today
WILLMAR -- West central Minnesota is in both a wind advisory and a red flag warning today, according to the National Weather Service. The wind advisory remains in effect until 10 p.m. as strong southerly winds will pick up to 30 to 35 mph. Gusts are expected to exceed 50 mph in the...
October 7, 2011 - 9:20am
October 5, 2011
Weather Service expands, extends red flag warning today, Thursday
WILLMAR -- The National Weather Service has expanded the red flag warning to include much of central and south central Minnesota and has been extended until 7 p.m. Thursday. The warning area includes almost all of Minnesota, except the southeast and northeast corners of the state,...
news / local / region
October 5, 2011 - 9:04am
September 13, 2011
Freeze warning issued, temperature to drop to 28 Wednesday night
WILLMAR -- The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for much of central and south central Minnesota for Wednesday evening into Thursday morning. The Weather Service is expecting a low temperature of 28 degrees overnight in Willmar and low temps in the upper 20s and...
September 13, 2011 - 3:44pm
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 Kandiyohi, Meeker and Renville counties until 6:15 p.m.
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southern Kandiyohi County, McLeod County, Meeker County, eastern Renville County , northwestern Sibley County, southeastern Stearns County, and western Wright county until 6:15 p.m. At 5:09...
July 1, 2011 - 5:23pm
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
Tornado warning issued for south central Renville and northeastern Redwood counties until 5 p.m.
A tornado warning remains in effect for south central Renville and northeastern Redwood Counties until 5 p.m. At 4:40 p.m., a trained weather spotters reported a tornado. This tornado was located near Seaforth or 9 miles west of Redwood Falls moving east at 60 mpg.
July 1, 2011 - 4:50pm
June 6, 2011
Temps to reach 90, heat index 95 to 100 in western, southern Minn.
WILLMAR -- Due to the expected high temperatures, the National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of southern and western Minnesota for today and Tuesday. Forecasters expect temperatures to reach the upper 80s and lower 90s and the heat index to reach...
news / region
June 6, 2011 - 10:14am
February 1, 2011
Schools two hours late today; wind chill warning for tonight
WILLMAR -- Most area schools are delaying the start of classes two hours today after 6-7 inches of new snow fell yesterday, whipped up by winds that are expected to increase throughout the day creating dangerous conditions by tonight. A blowing and drifting snow advisory remains...
news / local
February 1, 2011 - 7:12am
January 10, 2011
Weather service to experiment with 'extreme cold' warnings
The National Weather Service may be issuing a new type of weather warning in the next weeks. The NWS offices of North and South Dakota and Minnesota will experiment with issuing "extreme cold warnings," according to John Paul Martin, warning coordination meteorologist for the National...
news / state
January 10, 2011 - 7:54am
December 31, 2010
Far west central Minnesota under winter storm warning now, blizzard warning begins at midnight
Much of far west central Minnesota, west of Kandiyohi County, remains under a winter storm warning until midnight tonight as snow and blowing snow continues through Friday, following by frigid wind chills. The far west central Minnesota forecast has been upgraded to a blizzard warning...
news / region
December 31, 2010 - 4:28pm
Blizzard warning issued for much of west central Minnesota until 4 a.m. Friday
A blizzard warning is now in effect for portions of west central Minnesota through 4 a.m.
news / local / region
December 31, 2010 - 12:00am
December 30, 2010
Winter storm watch in effect through Saturday
WILLMAR -- West Central Minnesota remains in a winter storm watch through Saturday as the first of two rounds of inclement weather pushes through the region. The National Weather Service is forecasting that this morning's rain and drizzle will turn to snow in west central Minnesota...
news / local / region
December 30, 2010 - 9:46am
December 20, 2010
Region is under winter storm warning until 9 a.m. Tuesday
9:51 a.m. WILLMAR -- The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has issued a winter storm warning for the region today and tonight for much of central Minnesota. The warning is scheduled to end at 6 a.m. Tuesday. The warning is located north of a line from near Montevideo and Faribault...
December 20, 2010 - 9:51am