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March 6, 2017
Rural fire and rescue squad members train to be just as prepared to extricate patients from a crashed vehicle as their full-time counterparts. Submitted photo.
Column: Rural life depends on fire, ambulance volunteers
March 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 29, 2017
New London woman injured in broadside crash on Highway 23
January 29, 2017 - 10:58pm
November 1, 2016
Vehicle runs off road, injuring New London woman
November 1, 2016 - 10:32am
October 27, 2016
Three injured in crash northeast of Cosmos
October 27, 2016 - 11:11am
October 7, 2016
Spicer man dies, three weeks after serious motorcycle crash
October 7, 2016 - 5:51pm
May 12, 2016
Life Link III earns reaccreditation
May 12, 2016 - 5:24am
October 16, 2014
Emergency personnel wearing protective clothing prepare Thursday to enter a residential apartment after a second health care worker tested positive for the Ebola virus in Dallas. So far, Willmar-area health providers aren’t screening patients for any travel to or from Texas. REUTERS/Jaime R. Carrero
‘It has no boundaries’: Hospital, ambulance ramp up travel history screening as part of Ebola readiness efforts
October 16, 2014 - 11:14pm
April 14, 2014
An early morning lightning strike Saturday caused extensive damage to this home overlooking Green Lake near the Green Lake Bible Camp on the 9200 block of Lake Avenue South, Spicer. The lighting split open this oak tree, blew out concrete and carved a 20-foot long trench on its path. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Thunder prompts fire call: Lightning strike ignites house fire on Green Lake
April 14, 2014 - 12:21am
December 3, 2011
Tracey Watson, left, and Lisa Zvorak of the Willmar Ambulance crew collect toys for the fifth annual Stuff the Ambulance effort Friday outside Caribou Coffee on South First Street in Willmar. The donated toys will help brighten the holiday of area children in need. The toy collection continues from 6 a.m. to noon today. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Stuff the Ambulance
December 3, 2011 - 12:00am
December 3, 2011 - 12:00am
Thanks to a grant from the Willmar Area Faith at Work organization, local emergency workers will have access to two utility task vehicles and trailers to haul them. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Grant will pay for utility task vehicles for Willmar, Minn., fire, ambulance crews
October 3, 2011 - 12:00am
May 17, 2011
Update: Follow live blogging by ambulance crews on
May 17, 2011 - 3:40pm
May 14, 2011
Willmar to host emergency preparedness conference
May 14, 2011 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
Update: Medical condition leads to SUV crash
October 1, 2010 - 11:50am
Granite Falls volunteer firefighters assisted after a Ford Explorer crashed through the wall of a home around 7 a.m. on Prentice Street. The home's occupants escaped injury. The driver was transported to the Granite Falls Hospital for unknown injuries. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
SUV crashes into Granite Falls home
October 1, 2010 - 10:19am