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In a dramatic late-night vote, the GOP health care bill got smacked down. John McCain swung the hammer.
Mall of America closes ride after Ohio State Fair accident involving similar attraction
Release of pet goldfish may have killed thousands of carp in southern Minnesota lake
Casting a rainbow during battle
Irondale marching band to perform July 27 at Big Cat
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Rodney Owen Thompson
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts Open House
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
May 14, 2013
Red flag warning continues today for west central Minn.
Willmar and west central Minnesota remain in a National Weather Service-issued red flag warning this morning. As warm, dry air and gusty winds move into the area, temperatures are expected to reach into the mid-90s by the afternoon. Wind gusts could reach as high as 40 mph. Isolated...
May 14, 2013 - 9:23am
April 23, 2013
Update: Temp highs in 60s coming to region Friday, 70s possible by Sunday
Believe or not, warmer temperatures are just a couple days away for west central Minnesota as the jetstream shifts northward bringing warmer...
April 23, 2013 - 7:46am
April 22, 2013
Snow again in the forecast for today and Monday night
A winter storm is now imminent later today and into night as a projected heavy snow band shifts north and intensified. This storm will impact...
April 22, 2013 - 7:20am
April 18, 2013
Forecast: Snow and sleet to turn into moderate to heavy snow this evening
Update: 1 p.m. Snow fall mixed with sleet and rain at time has started across parts of west central Minnesota. This current weather system will...
April 18, 2013 - 1:08pm
April 10, 2013
Winter storm warning remains through Thursday evening for west central Minn.
WILLMAR — The winter storm warning issued by the National Weather Service remains in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday in west central Minnesota....
April 10, 2013 - 11:00am
March 18, 2013
Willmar, Minn., now under winter weather advisory; blizzard warning remains in far western Minn.
WILLMAR — The blizzard warning for the Willmar area has been cancelled and replaced by a winter weather advisory. Olivia, Granite Falls, Litchfield and Redwood Falls are among the areas now under the advisory.
March 18, 2013 - 12:02pm
February 23, 2013
Freezing fog advisory issued for west central Minnesota
WILLMAR - A freezing fog advisory has been issued for the majority of west central Minnesota, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen. This freezing fog advisory is in effect through 9 a.m. Sunday from west central Minnesota through southeast Minnesota. This fog area...
February 23, 2013 - 7:50pm
February 22, 2013
Snow will continue today, tapering off toward evening across southern Minn.
WILLMAR – Snow is expected to linger across southern Minnesota today and taper off tonight, according to the National Weather Service in Minneapolis. A winter storm advisory remains in place until 6 p.m. Friday. Snow will continue to move north this morning across south central...
February 22, 2013 - 7:17am
February 21, 2013
Some snow expected early Friday, storm path headed for south central and eastern Minn.
WILLMAR - Most of west central Minnesota may miss the large scale winter storm moving out of the plains into portions of the central United States. Some snow may fall across west central Minnesota beginning about 3 a.m. Friday, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen....
February 21, 2013 - 8:30am
February 20, 2013
Wind chill to warm after 9 a.m., some snow coming Thursday evening
Very cold wind chill values of 25 below to 35 below zero will continue through 9 a.m. today across west central Minnesota. As temperatures warm this morning, wind chill values will rise above 25 below zero. West central Minnesota will see mostly sunny skies today, with the high temperatures...
February 20, 2013 - 7:49am
February 19, 2013
Wind chill advisory extended to Wednesday, winter storm watch on for end of the week
WILLMAR – A wind chill advisory has been extended for most of Minnesota through Wednesday morning and a winter storm watch has been issued...
February 19, 2013 - 5:39pm
Update 8:15 a.m.: All highways in west central Minnesota are now open
All highways in west central Minnesota are now open. The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have opened all highways as of 8:15 a.m. in west central Minnesota. The last of the roads to open was Highway 19 from Marshall to Redwood Falls. Highways...
February 19, 2013 - 8:21am
Update 8 a.m.: More highways open in region, Hwy 19 still remains closed Redwood Falls to Marshall
Update 8 a.m.: WILLMAR, Minn. – More highways are opening across west central Minnesota this morning. Highways open as of 8 a.m. today according to Minnesota Department of Transportation include: - Highway 7 from Montevideo to Highway 71 - Highway 19 from Redwood Falls to Gaylord...
February 19, 2013 - 8:01am
Officials reopen parts of Hwy 23 and 212 in west central Minnesota this morning
WILLMAR - Two state highways in west central Minnesota have been reopened earlier this morning. State Highway 23 from Willmar to Granite Falls and Highway 212 from Granite Falls to Olivia were reopened about 6:45 a.m. today. The Minnesota Department of Transporation and the Minnesota...
February 19, 2013 - 7:03am
State highways still closed this morning in Willmar, Granite Falls, Montevideo
WILLMAR – Several stretches of state highways in west central Minnesota are still closed to traffic this morning and travel is hazardous. Travelers should plan accordingly, said the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT closed roads last night because of blowing snow, ice...
February 19, 2013 - 6:46am