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Hwy. 12 open house set Monday in Litchfield
7 hours 27 min ago
Briana Sanchez / TribunePeople walk in and out of Rice Memorial Hospital August 2, 2016.
Rice nurses make plea to 'do the right thing' with joint venture
8 hours 19 min ago
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The Willmar City Council is considering amending the land write-down policy and business subsidy policy. The policies allow businesses to reduce the purchase price of land in the Industrial Park by bringing in new jobs and increasing the property's tax value.
Willmar may tighten land write-downs
8 hours 57 min ago
Records published June 23
9 hours 28 min ago
Woman charged with stealing opioids from pharmacy where she worked
10 hours 24 min ago
June 22, 2017
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Emmett Strand wears a tiara while listening to Willmar Fests royalty read children's books during the Prince and Princess Story Hour Thursday at the Willmar Public Library.
Block Party highlights Willmar Fests activities
17 hours 27 min ago
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People gather for the Senior Ambassador Coronation Wednesday, June 21, at the Willmar Community Center in Willmar. Princesses and candidates welcomed the new Senior Ambassador on the first day of Willmar Fests.
Audrey Buzzeo named Willmar Fests senior ambassador
June 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
Records published June 22
June 22, 2017 - 6:35am
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Man pleads guilty to kidnapping baby in February
June 22, 2017 - 6:22am
June 21, 2017
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Audrey Buzzeo, left, is crowned senior ambassador by Jan Schmeling, one of last year's Willmar Fests senior ambassadors,  during the coronation event Wednesday at the Willmar Community Center in Willmar.

Princesses and candidates welcomed the new ambassador on the first day of Willmar Fests. Schmeling and Ralph Geier have served as senior ambassadors for the last year.
Audrey Buzzeo named Willmar Fests senior ambassador
June 21, 2017 - 8:26pm
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The documentary "Warehoused" shows the living conditions of refugee camps in Kenya. Boys have a 50-50 chance of attending a primary school, and the number for girls is much lower. The film features a Willmar family and was shown Tuesday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.
'Warehoused' film tells Willmar family's story of separation, struggle
June 21, 2017 - 8:17pm
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A Kwik Trip convenience store and gas station is coming to Willmar. The new station will be located on the site of the current Cenex Travel Plaza on U.S. Highway 12 East. The concept art was created by Vantage Architects Inc. of La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Kwik Trip is coming to Willmar
June 21, 2017 - 7:29am
Records published June 21
June 21, 2017 - 6:02am
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Kasey Baker, Safe Avenues director, center, speaks Tuesday about how sex trafficking can occur and what people can do to help victims of sex trafficking. 


The Willmar Area Women's Fund partnered with CDS Financial Services and Anderson Larson Saunders & Klaassen law firm to raise funds for the Women's Fund's Caring for Women Circle Campaign. Lunch by Heglund Catering was served from a food truck in the parking lot of the two businesses.
Food Truck Fest in Willmar
June 21, 2017 - 5:18am
June 20, 2017
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The KMS Marching Saints march in the Willmar Fests parade in this 2016 file photo. The Grande Day Parade for this year's 72nd annual Willmar Fests begins at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Willmar Fests to kick off Wednesday
June 20, 2017 - 7:43am