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August 26, 2016
Briana Sanchez | Tribune

Vos Park is flooded the morning of Aug. 11 in Willmar after heavy rain fell overnight Aug. 10 and into the early morning of Aug. 11.
Community steps forward to help as water recedes
August 26, 2016 - 11:30pm
August 23, 2016
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (L) shakes hands with U.S. President Barack Obama after his remarks following a tour of a flood-affected neighborhood in Zachary, Louisiana, U.S., August 23, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernstplay button
President Barack Obama tours Louisiana promises support
August 23, 2016 - 7:45pm
August 16, 2016
The Voss Park neighborhood of northwest Willmar. (Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune)
Willmar council hears report on city flooding
August 16, 2016 - 7:13am
Troy Lukuette (L) and Cayde Lukuette fill sand bags as a response to flood waters in St. Amant, Louisiana, U.S., August 15, 2016.  REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman  play button
Flooding disaster that killed seven in Louisiana, now menaces Texas
August 16, 2016 - 5:00am
August 15, 2016
Jake Schultz / Tribune

The home of Scott and Amanda Marquardt sustained heavy damage in the July 11 tornado that struck Litchfield. With the help of the community, the Marquardts have kept up with a busy baseball and softball season despite being forced from their home.
At home on the diamond: Litchfield family keeps playing ball despite tornado damage to house
August 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 14, 2016
Verot School Road is seen covered in floodwaters Friday in this handout picture taken by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. (Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development / Handout via Reuters)
Deadly Louisiana floods strand thousands as rain moves west
August 14, 2016 - 5:40pm
August 12, 2016
Bill Taunton Stadium grounds were flooded Thursday morning after heavy rainfall Wednesday night into Thursday. The water level around the fire hydrant illustrates well the 8.2-inch  official rainfall total in Willmar. The National Weather Service said some areas could have gotten more, however. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Official observer recorded 8.2 inches of rain in Willmar, some areas probably got more
August 12, 2016 - 9:10pm
As the rain falls Friday afternoon at the Church of the Nazarene in Willmar, members of the American Red Cross hand out free cleanup kits to those affected by the rain and flooding. Over 100 kits were handed out Friday and another 200 were planned to be delivered at 9 a.m. Saturday. (Shelby Lindrud / Tribune)
Red Cross runs out of cleanup kits, more coming Saturday
August 12, 2016 - 3:52pm
Southwest Willmar homeowners say they've never seen water like this
August 12, 2016 - 1:31pm
August 11, 2016
Weather Service adjusts forecast, lower chance of storms tonight
August 11, 2016 - 4:21pm
Dave Burns, family member, helps clean out S & F Furniture Thursday. Burns and other employees and family members came in on Thursday to help dry out the furniture store after severe flooding. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
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Floodwater fills S&F Furniture store, first floor of Super 8 Motel
August 11, 2016 - 3:10pm
Red Cross to hand out free cleanup kits
August 11, 2016 - 2:58pm
Floodwaters in the Voss Park area of Willmar. (Photo by Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune)
Update 12:53 p.m.: Storms deposit 8-10 inches of rain in Willmar, surrounding areas
August 11, 2016 - 12:54pm
More than 9 inches of rain floods Olivia
August 11, 2016 - 12:07pm
Photo submitted by Steve Ammermann
Gallery: Reader-submitted images of Willmar-area flooding
August 11, 2016 - 9:30am
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