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August 24, 2009
Duininck Inc. crews scheduled to begin Trott Avenue Southwest reconstruction work Wed.
August 24, 2009 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
MaryAnn Friederich of Collegeville Artisan Bakery in St. Joseph sorts her wares June 4 at her booth in downtown Willmar during the first Becker Market of the season. A consulting team of Minneapolis-based architects is studying concepts to create a downtown market space on Becker Avenue. One of the architects, Anna Claussen, touts the success Becker Market has had in the area during its four-year existence.  Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Becker Avenue planners get a taste of downtown activities
August 18, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
Juvenile passenger, driver to hospital after 19th Avenue crash
July 29, 2009 - 3:20pm
Emergency personnel from Willmar Ambulance and the Willmar fire and police departments respond Tuesday to a two-vehicle crash on 19th Avenue Southeast between the Kandi Mall and Culver's shortly before 5 p.m. One person was treated for injuries at the scene. No further information was available at press time. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Crews respond to Willmar crash
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
Emergency personnel are pictured Tuesday at the scene of an accident near 19th Avenue Southwest after a Texas woman fainted behind the wheel of her minivan and crashed into a utility pole. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Driver faints, knocks out power around Kandi Mall
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
July 1, 2009
Cal Miner, right, an employee with the City of Willmar Public Works Department, uses a tractor lift to remove a piece of equipment Tuesday at the park on Ella Avenue in Willmar in preparation for a renovation project scheduled to begin today. The renovation will include a play area for children ages 2-5, a play area for children ages 5-12 and a handicap sidewalk access to the park. Also pictured are Griffin Leitch, left, and Curt Hein. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
A major facelift
July 1, 2009 - 12:00am
June 30, 2009
Two people were transported to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar on Monday following an accident at 4:50 p.m. at the intersection of Willmar Avenue and Fifth Street Southwest. A compact car and SUV collided. The driver and passenger in the compact vehicle were taken to Rice. No further information was available at press time. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Two transported to Rice
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am
June 10, 2009
Willmar City Council committee proposes Mound firm prepare Becker Avenue design
June 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 4, 2009
Spicer Council hears update on Lake Ave. project
June 4, 2009 - 12:00am
May 28, 2009
Bob Elbert of Olivia operates a blacktop paver for Duininck Brothers Inc. Thursday as a crew works on paving Willmar Avenue Southwest. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Paving Willmar Avenue
May 28, 2009 - 12:00am
May 13, 2009
Agnes "Aggie" Hanrahan inspects her Litchfield Avenue home for damage Tuesday after winds toppled a tree in her front yard. While some branches were dangerously close to her windows, there was no apparent damage to the home. The National Weather Service reported wind gusts of 40 mph in the early afternoon when the tree fell. The winds aren't likely to die down anytime soon; forecasters predict strong gusts today, mixed with a few showers and thunderstorms. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Phew! That was a close one
May 13, 2009 - 12:00am
April 21, 2009
Justin Bergman, an employee of Perkins Lumber in Willmar, positions supplies Monday on the roof of a Richland Avenue Southwest home during a renovation. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Taking his work to new heights
April 21, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Spicer preparing for spring restart of Lake Avenue South construction; work was halted in November due to weather
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
EDC gets on board with Becker Avenue streetscape design plan; will provide $10K for the project
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 15, 2008
Bev Dougherty talks about proposed changes to Becker Ave. in downtown Willmar. Tribune photo by Bill Zimmer
Design Center works on Becker Avenue plaza concept
December 15, 2008 - 12:00am