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As of 6 a.m., Willmar snow is 4.5 inches, driving is difficult, storm warning to 6 p.m.

February 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR As of 6 a.m., Willmar had received 4.5 inches of snow, with heavy snow expected to continue through the morning hours. Continue Reading

Fish houses, ATVs and drivers break through ice

December 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Bystanders rescued a 66-year-old ice fisherman when his three-wheel vehicle went through the ice at 2:53 p.m. Thursday on Lake Wakanda, the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office reported. Continue Reading

West-central Minnesota flood-related road conditions

April 14, 2011 in West Central Tribune

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol urge motorists to drive with caution as flooding continues to affect area highways and interstates in west central Minnesota. Continue Reading

MnDOT advises no unnecessary travel in southwestern Minnesota this evening

February 1, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in southwestern Minnesota due to blowing snow, heavy drifting and reduced visibility. Continue Reading&

Drivers urged to be careful as road conditions change

December 30, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Drivers in west central Minnesota are urged to drive carefully as road conditions change throughout the day today. Continue Reading

State conditions ripe for costly rooftop ice dams

December 26, 2010 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Unusual weather conditions have been causing problems for some Minnesota homeowners.
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