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December 7, 2016
The KMS Marching Saints are shown in Willmar in this September file photo.
Watch the KMS Marching Saints at mass band performance at Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary
December 7, 2016 - 9:47am
John D. Anderson is pictured in the first row, second from right, with the crew of the USS Macdonough sometime after the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Anderson and the crew of the Macdonough fought in 13 major battles in the Pacific during World War II. Anderson died Nov. 14, 2015. (Photo supplied by the John D. Anderson Sr. family)
75 years after Pearl Harbor, Minn. brothers will rest together in USS Arizona
December 7, 2016 - 5:28am
August 31, 2016
Tribune file photo 

A crane moves a retired Navy F-14 Tomcat fighter into place at the Willmar Airport in this May 2007 file photo. Now on permanent display, the jet welcomes airport visitors near the terminal building. The airport's 10th anniversary celebration is Sunday.
Willmar airport invites public to celebrate a decade of landings, takeoffs
August 31, 2016 - 4:42pm
June 9, 2016
Hanson Silo Company CEO Gregg Hanson is pictured with his sons Mike, the company's director of business development, center, and Matt, president of the company. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Anniversary celebration to be held next week for 100-year-old Lake Lillian business
June 9, 2016 - 1:20pm
May 10, 2016
The present Municipal Power Plant was built in 1923, with the most recent addition in 1968. At minimum, it is staffed 24/7 by two workers: a system operator and a boiler operator. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Municipal Utilities celebrates a milestone anniversary
May 10, 2016 - 12:32am
January 25, 2016
John Harren
Willmar Utilities appoints interim CFO
January 25, 2016 - 11:42pm
January 8, 2016
Minnesota state parks mark 125 years
January 8, 2016 - 11:14pm
June 17, 2015
June Lynne, director of the Chippewa Historical Society, and volunteers welcome as many as 4,000 visitors each year to historic Chippewa City. It features 24 buildings on 20 acres. Each building tells a story of the pioneer era. The Chippewa Bank includes fixtures from two banks in the county. The door and vault were from the Eliason Bank in Montevideo. (Tom Cherveny  | TRIBUNE)
It takes a village to tell a story this big
June 17, 2015 - 11:44pm
June 14, 2015
Members of the Pearson family stand outside their church, Rosendale United Methodist, that will be celebrating its 125th anniversary this Sunday.  (JACOB BELGUM | TRIBUNE)
All in the family
June 14, 2015 - 11:53pm
June 4, 2015
Association lauds Lake Region Bank’s 100th anniversary
June 4, 2015 - 6:58pm
March 26, 2015
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota board members and staff tour the current Vasa Children’s Home located across from the Anderson Center in Red Wing. The facility used to house more than 50 children with developmental disabilities before being decertified in 2013. It is now home to four children in a foster care program. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Lutheran Social Service celebrates 150 years
March 26, 2015 - 8:00am
December 7, 2014
Survivors commemorate 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack
December 7, 2014 - 9:13pm
June 24, 2014
Described as a “funeral coach” from 1889, this historic hearse from Peterson Brothers is on display at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society Museum on North Highway 71 in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Peterson Brothers marks 125 years in business: Once also a furniture store, funeral home now operated by fifth generation of family
June 24, 2014 - 11:34pm
June 6, 2014
Fireworks erupt early Friday above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne forces arrived to capture it on D-Day 70 years ago, in Benouville, France. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history 70 years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the World War II. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
Back to Normandy: U.S. D-Day paratrooper, 93, to jump again for anniversary
June 6, 2014 - 12:01am
April 15, 2014
Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, crosses the finish line Tuesday in Boston following a ceremony on the one-year anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, other leaders and survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing shared messages of thanks and defiance at a tribute to the three people killed and 264 wounded in the attack exactly one year ago. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Thanks and defiance: Boston marks anniversary of bombing with song, prayer
April 15, 2014 - 11:24pm
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