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Kandiyohi County lifts no-wake advisories
Renville County updates list of park closings, other restrictions due to flooding
Willmar School Board to meet Monday
Willmar PD available to assist with events Aug. 5 for National Night Out
Ventura denies being in bar fight with author
Rox score 6 late runs to shock Stingers
LeBron decides to sign with Cavaliers
MLB All-Star Game: Baseball fans can have memorabilia appraised at FanFest
Legion Baseball: Warne, Willmar blank BOLD
Dumba bound to stick with Wild, not in minors
'Gypsy' musical now playing on The Barn stage through June 28 in Willmar, Minn.
Studio Hop: Willmar, Minn., area artists show what they are made of at weekend event
Menk is financial analyst at United FCS
CDS names Steinbeisser senior accountant
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Burgmeier to coordinator
UCare honors ACMC
Hormel Foods to buy Muscle Milk products maker CytoSport Holdings
Rev. Charles "Chuck" P. Beronius
Elaine Mavis Trygestad Moore
Edward A. Olson
Barry Francis Jungwirth
Sietsema — Beyerl
Even on vacation, many find it difficult to disconnect from work
Thompson — Ninow
Neis — Ewert
Thorp — Skattum
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Editorial: Oil-train safety starts right in the oil fields
Editorial: EDC’s boards are right on budget
Letter: More to the overlay story
Have a safe, memorable July 4th weekend
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