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September 3, 2009
Andrew Straub, 4, of New London, left, watches curiously Wednesday as his sister Allyson, 8, is introduced to "Adian the Corn Snake" during a story hour at Willmar Public Library. The event was the third in a series of pet-themed story hours with pets and critters provided by Black Dog Pets. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
My reptilian friend
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Megan Dwyer, 16, washes the side of a customer's car Thursday during a car wash in Spicer. The Black Cat Dance Team at New London-Spicer High School held a car wash and bake sale to raise funds for new jazz costumes. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
Cadence Parker, 4, of Willmar meets Ellie, a 10-year-old macaw, during the Fur and Feathers event Wednesday at the Willmar Public Library. The friendly creature was supplied by Black Dog Pets, a pet store on South First Street in Willmar. The pet store will make reptiles available for the next library event, scheduled Sept. 2 for children between the ages of 4 and 8. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Greetings my winged friend
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
Stephanie Birk, 6, of Willmar, snuggles Wednesday with a black and white kitten during a pet-themed story hour at Willmar Public Library. Black Dog Pets, a pet shop located on South First Street in Willmar, had dogs and cats on hand for the program, which was established for children between the ages of 4 and 8. The local pet store will be at the library once again Wednesday and Sept. 2. For more information on the program, call the library at 235-3162. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
I don't want to let go
August 20, 2009 - 12:00am
April 23, 2009
In this photo, a bear is approaching Bayfield, Wis., with the Madeline Island ferry Island Queen in the background. (Hannah Stonehouse Hudson /
Black bear reaches land safety after long ice ride on Lake Superior
April 23, 2009 - 12:30pm
November 29, 2008
Group pushing for shoppers to buy local this holiday season
November 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Lines at the checkouts were a common sight Friday in the stores at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. Reports nationally showed that shoppers were out in force, though they were somewhat cautious in their spending and stuck to their lists. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Black Friday shoppers fill local stores
November 29, 2008 - 12:00am