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May 2, 2015
Willmar officials and the staff of Bike MN ride Monday on 19th Avenue Southeast. Tribune/Gary Millerplay button
Becoming bike friendly: State Bicycle Alliance tours Willmar; praises efforts to date
May 2, 2015 - 10:08am
April 11, 2015
Willmar artist Ron Adams poses Wednesday with his latest mural that offers a look at the people and occupations that helped shape the identity of Kandiyohi County. When complete, the 36-foot mural will feature 30 people, along with several historically significant landmarks, and will hang in the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in north Willmar. Here, he is pictured with his pooch, Ruby. Tribune photo by Carolyn Langeplay button
Video: With latest mural, renowned Willmar artist reflects on the history of Kandiyohi County
April 11, 2015 - 8:18am
January 3, 2015
2014 Year in Review for West Central Minnesota
January 3, 2015 - 3:33am
December 10, 2014
Ron Konieska has a coffee Tuesday at LuLu Beans in Willmar as he talks about cycling and how his fat bike makes him look forward to winter riding.
Winter pedaling: Local fat bike cyclist prefers cold weather riding
December 10, 2014 - 1:44pm
May 3, 2014
Some of the more-than 1,500 cyclists who showed up Sunday to ride in the 2014 Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride prepare for the ride. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
2014 Ironman Bicycle Ride: Weather for Sunday’s bike ride was one for the record books
May 3, 2014 - 12:30am
Some of the more-than 1,500 cyclists who showed up Sunday to ride in the 2014 Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride prepare for the ride. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
2014 Ironman Bicycle Ride: Weather for Sunday’s bike ride was one for the record books
May 3, 2014 - 12:30am
April 28, 2014
The Dutch are almost born on the bicycle. Parents willingly strap infants into miniature bike-seats on their handlebars, with toddlers in a second seat behind them. Photo by Jennifer Lenhart, The Urban Observer
Going Dutch: Bicycling lessons to consider from area’s other ‘Old Country’
April 28, 2014 - 2:47pm
April 12, 2014
Lucas Floren, left, and Alan Gielczyk play Magic: The Gathering April 4 in a room at Fan Zone in the Kandi Mall in Willmar. Dozens of gamers participate in weekly games organized by Aaron Hofland, one of the store’s proprietors. The games are usually held in an area between Fan Zone and the food court, but last week’s game was moved due to a mall event. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
April 12, 2014 - 5:00am
April 5, 2014
A couple of warmer days in recent weeks has brought out the earlier-bird motorcycle riders. After a long winter, warmer weather is on its way to stay and so is the motorcycle traffic. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety reports there are more than 409,000 licensed motorcyle operators in the state and nearly 236,000 registered motorcycles. Motorists are reminded to watch carefully for motorcycles in traffic, and always look twice before turning or changing lanes.
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
April 5, 2014 - 7:00am
March 15, 2014
Mary Wohnoutka, from left, Connie Filley and Val Sechler, members of Spicer’s Beautification Committee, sit in completed chairs that will be painted and decorated by local artists. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
March 15, 2014 - 7:00am
March 8, 2014
Bennett Rodelius, 3, scales the climbing wall, part of the indoor playground at the Assembly of God Kidsworld in Willmar, Minn. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
March 8, 2014 - 8:09am
March 1, 2014
Alma Draeger, a Clinton-Beardsley-Graceville High School student, is headed to state competition for a  science project she undertook in Carol Ford’s Garden Goddess greenhouse in Milan. Draeger told the visiting YES! students that the best part of her science project was being able to eat the greens 
she harvested. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)play button
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
March 1, 2014 - 7:18am
February 22, 2014
Susie and Randy Czarnetzki of Willmar wear their headsets as they officiate a curling match Wednesday at the Blue Line Center in Willmar. The duo will be officiating the World Juniors competition as representatives of the United States next week. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
February 22, 2014 - 1:49am
February 8, 2014
Kevin Madsen, left, sweeps the path in front of Matt Proehl’s curling stone toss during the Willmar Curling Club’s league night Wednesday on the ice at the Blue Line Center. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Go for the gold: Your guide to the 2014 Winter Olympics
February 8, 2014 - 1:53am
February 1, 2014
NFL Super Bowl XLVIII is set for 5:30 p.m. Sunday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. The game will air on Fox television, pitting the 15-3 Seattle Seahawks against the 15-3 Denver Broncos. Game time temps are expected in the mid-30s. Web image
Super Bowl Sunday: Touchdown-worthy recipes for the big game
February 1, 2014 - 1:51am