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December 13, 2013
For the last five years women from the Country Quilters group — many of them moms and grandmothers — have volunteered their time and talents to make “lullaby quilts.” Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend the monthly sessions. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Volunteers make hand-made connections of love and support to babies in Kandiyohi County
December 13, 2013 - 11:15pm
November 9, 2013
Benson, Minn., graduate pens trilogy; 'Bloodmark' now available
November 9, 2013 - 12:00am
November 2, 2013
Amanda Alonso, left, and Dayanna Dominguez check out the results of their tie-dying. Tribune photo by Ron Adamsplay button
Willmar ALC students promote anti-bullying campaign in their school (with video)
November 2, 2013 - 3:00am
October 28, 2013
Matt Tauer, who graduated from ACGC High School in 2005, stands in front of the massive trailer he drives for JHE, which is contracted through Sprint to build and assemble mobile displays for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series. Matt spends nearly every week in a different city. On longer trips, his dad, Greg Tauer of Atwater, sometimes drives the trailer with him. (Submitted photo)
Atwater, Minn., men bond on the road while working for NASCAR
October 28, 2013 - 9:42am
October 21, 2013
Dana Johnson wanted a dreamy, film-like visual effect in the documentary, and turned convention upside by down by relying exclusively on DSLR cameras to shoot “My Way Back Home: Caroline Smith.’’ (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Willmar, Minn., grad produces Pioneer TV’s Emmy-winning documentary
October 21, 2013 - 1:59pm
Kristine Fladeboe Duininck speaks to a jumpstart kindergarten class in the Philippines. Fladeboe Duininck also auctioned for the children, which “made them giggle,” she said. The classroom was made of bamboo and had open walls. (Submitted photo)
On the other side of the world: Willmar, Minn., auctioneer uses her talents to help others
October 21, 2013 - 9:22am
October 5, 2013
Tribune photo by Ron Adams taken at Sibley State Park near New London, Minn.
Changing colors: Yellows, oranges, reds provide spectacular backdrop in west central Minnesota
October 5, 2013 - 7:00am
September 14, 2013
Hold on to your hat: the Shinkansen (rhymes with Wisconsin), or bullet train, sails along at over 180 mph with no interference from freight or vehicular traffic. This shot is in Tokyo. Up to 13 bullet trains an hour, towing 16 cars each, may operate between the capital city and Osaka, Japan’s second largest metropolis.play button
Trains keep Japan flowing
September 14, 2013 - 12:04am
August 31, 2013
Dave Helmuth of Atwater talks about his family's history with freezing and canning vegetables and fruit during the mid-week market at the Kandi Entertainment Center parking lot in southeast Willmar. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Savor your summer produce all year long
August 31, 2013 - 10:16pm
August 10, 2013
Tom Templer, lift station mechanic at the Willmar Wastewater Treatment Facility, shows some the items that have been flushed and caught in the plant’s step screen equipment. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Flushable products causing clogs in sewer lines
August 10, 2013 - 1:07am
July 27, 2013
Sara Thein, 13, practices wakeboarding with her family for fun.
New London family of seven spends their summers on Little Crow Ski Team
July 27, 2013 - 6:42am
May 18, 2013
Kevin Wall, customer service specialist at Grand Rental Station in Willmar, demonstrates how to use a cotton candy machine. More parents are choosing to go beyond the basics for a graduation party, Wall said, and these concession items are popular during the graduation season. (Tribune photo by Ashley White)
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
May 18, 2013 - 2:12pm
May 11, 2013
Tips for a successful garage sale season
May 11, 2013 - 12:07pm
May 4, 2013
A group of Aztec dancers dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Mexican/Aztec culture performs during the 2012 Cinco de Mayo celebration in Willmar. Other attractions for the family friendly event included a jalapeno eating contest, the Willmar Idol singing contest and folkloric dancers. Unfortunately, there is no organized celebration in Willmar this year; however, several local establishments are hosting Cinco de Mayo events. Tribune file photo by Ron Adams
Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexican culture, traditions
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
As part of her “Cinderella Blessings” package, KMS junior Ashley Eickhoff had the chance to pick out her perfect dress from Weddings on First in Willmar. Submitted photo by Michelle Hammill
Cinderella of the prom: One KMS junior will have the prom of a lifetime
April 27, 2013 - 7:00am