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Rose Snavely, from left, and Rhonda Garcia, both of Atwater, and Danita Baker of Belgrade check out b.o.c. boots on sale on Thanksgiving evening, 2015,  at Herberger’s in Willmar. Long lines of bargain-hunting shoppers waited for the store's doors to open for pre-Black Friday shopping.
File photo / Rand Middleton / Tribune
Holiday shopping starts with the Tribune's holiday edition Wednesday
12 hours 31 min ago
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Steve Lykken, left, has been named then new president of Jennie-O Turkey Store, taking over for Glenn Leitch. Hormel Foods has announced that Leitch will be the new executive vice president of supply chain for Hormel.
Lykken named president of Jennie-O as Leitch takes new position with Hormel
14 hours 15 min ago
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Dr. Saad Gharaibeh is the new pathologist at the Minnesota Poultry Testing Laboratory in Willmar. Gharaibeh is the new full-time pathologist at the lab, which means that necropsies can now be completed in Willmar.
Poultry pathology: Worldwide search, year-long wait brings full-time pathologist to Willmar poultry testing lab
17 hours 18 min ago
Records published Nov. 21
18 hours 27 min ago
November 20, 2017
Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
November 20, 2017 - 10:20pm
Records published Nov. 20
November 20, 2017 - 6:01am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Emily Schlecht, a former Willmar resident and who was sexually assaulted in 2015, left, receives an embrace from her friend Shayna Marier at a rally held Sunday outside the Kandiyohi County Courthouse in Willmar.
Rally helps survivor 'Break the Silence' about sexual assault in Willmar
November 20, 2017 - 5:46am
November 19, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Two-year-old Harper Luberts rides a toy horse decorated with lights while her mother, Jen Luberts, helps her stay upright at the annual Holidaze parade Saturday in downtown Willmar. The horses were a part of First Presbyterian Church’s float display.
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
November 19, 2017 - 5:21pm
November 18, 2017
Tribune file photo
Kandiyohi County Board to decide Tuesday on proposed sales tax
November 18, 2017 - 7:24am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

File photo of Rice Memorial Hospital shot Nov.  8, 2017.
Willmar council could decide Monday on Rice Hospital lease
November 18, 2017 - 7:03am
Records published Nov. 18
November 18, 2017 - 6:04am
November 17, 2017
Litchfield, Meeker County investigating series of burglaries
November 17, 2017 - 1:24pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Rice Hospital explains factors driving employee health insurance hikes
November 17, 2017 - 7:07am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Art Club President Sonja Madsen uses a pottery wheel donated by Ridgewater College to make a bowl Wednesday at the third annual throw-a-thon. Madsen has participated every year.
Willmar High Art Club throw-a-thon produces ceramic bowls for soup fundraiser
November 17, 2017 - 6:32am
Records published Nov. 17
November 17, 2017 - 6:02am