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May 26, 2018
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VFW president Twyla Bauch Scofield and American Legion president Donna Arends place a wreath on a stone in remembrance of unknown soldiers who died at war at the 2017 Memorial Day service at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar.
Memorial Day services set in Willmar
May 26, 2018 - 7:40am
May 21, 2018
Today's Almanac for May 21
May 21, 2018 - 1:46pm
Good neighbors published May 18
May 21, 2018 - 10:22am
May 20, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Los Lobos Nortenos performs Saturday during the Cinco de Mayo celebration Saturday at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar
Cinco de Mayo celebrated in Willmar
May 20, 2018 - 11:41pm
May 14, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune 
Tracy Clark wears a "Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk" wristband to promote this weekend's 44-mile walk to honor Minnesota service members killed since 9/11 and their parents.play button
Walking with heroes: New London family organizes Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk this weekend
May 14, 2018 - 6:02pm
May 11, 2018
Erica Dischino / TribuneAddlyn Roschild, left, and Annie Mathison make their two fish bump heads during the Kids Fishing Event for the 71st annual Governor's Fishing Opener Friday.
Go fish! Governor's Fishing Opener events underway
May 11, 2018 - 3:51pm
May 4, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Students wait on a trailer for the grand march to commence Friday evening at Willmar Senior High School before their prom at Stonewall Farms in rural Willmar.
A night to remember: Willmar Senior High School prom
May 4, 2018 - 9:08pm
April 21, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Light decorations stand outside a garage at the Koosman family home in northeast Willmar Wednesday in preparation for the big move. The annual holiday display has grown to include more than 600,000 bulbs, featuring dancing trees, leaping arches, shooting stars, a sky-high cross, candy canes, reindeer and more. The light festival was open six weeks over the holiday season, from Thanksgiving through New Year's.
'Celebrate the Lights' on the move
April 21, 2018 - 5:29am
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Prior to his speech, Don Shelby, center, took time to paint, one of the many activities at Life Connections.
Don Shelby urges seniors to live life to the fullest at Life Connections
April 21, 2018 - 5:03am
March 14, 2018
Meeker County sheriff to host coffee event
March 14, 2018 - 6:50am
February 10, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Volunteer Laura Rieckman fills a cup of soup Friday at the Souper Bowl at First Presbyterian Church in Willmar. Thirteen vendors donated food or drinks for the event that raised money for Habitat for Humanity of West Central Minnesota.
Better than the Super Bowl
February 10, 2018 - 9:28am
January 29, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Steve Marquardt takes the plunge into Green Lake at the 14th annual Polar Plunge Saturday at Saulsbury Beach in Spicer.
Taking the plunge: 14th annual event held Saturday in Spicer
January 29, 2018 - 6:40am
January 25, 2018
Tribune file photo
Participants in the 13th annual Polar Plunge belly flop into Green Lake in January 2017. A crew of emergency responders guide participants from the water and assist as needed.
Take the plunge! Polar Plunge Saturday at Green Lake
January 25, 2018 - 5:29am
January 15, 2018
Anne Polta / Tribune

Amber Chevalier, left, and Brittney Odens show off the global itinerary awaiting participants in the Trek to the Tropics health challenge.
Trek to the Tropics: Willmar area fitness challenge aims to spur people out of hibernation
January 15, 2018 - 7:01am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Gifts for students at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar are tucked behind Santa and his helpers. Volunteers from the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Willmar brought Santa and Ms. Claus to the students Thursday at the center. The students received a hug from Santa and a personalized gift with their name on it.
The VFW Brings Santa to Jefferson Learning Center
December 15, 2017 - 7:12am