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September 8, 2015
MnDOT sets open house Thursday in Blomkest on plans for Highway 71/7 roundabout
September 8, 2015 - 12:06am
August 3, 2015
The intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Minnesota Highway 7 will feature Kandiyohi County’s first roundabout as soon as the summer of 2017. MnDOT wants to construct it soon because roundabouts more effectively prevent traffic accidents. (Jacob Belgum | Tribune)
Roundabout to be constructed in 2017 at intersection of Hwys. 7, 71
August 3, 2015 - 12:35am
March 24, 2015
MnDOT proposes roundabout at Highways 7 and 71 near Blomkest
March 24, 2015 - 8:44pm
March 17, 2015
Records published March 18
March 17, 2015 - 11:07pm
March 16, 2015
Records published March 17
March 16, 2015 - 11:46pm
February 23, 2015
Eric Bjonfald, left, and Dan Brink fry up fish and fries with other volunteers in a makeshift tent adjacent to the fire hall at the evening session of the annual Blomkest Fire Department Fish Fry Fundraiser Saturday. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Blomkest fish fry
February 23, 2015 - 12:13am
February 10, 2015
Ice, winds knock out power in Clara City, Raymond, Prinsburg and Blomkest area
February 10, 2015 - 3:18pm
June 19, 2014
Antique Power Collectors cancel show, set Sunday social gathering instead
June 19, 2014 - 10:41pm
Antique Power show at Blomkest cancelled due to wet conditions
June 19, 2014 - 3:40pm
May 23, 2014
Norm Riediger, a member of the West Central Antique Power Collectors, gets ready to drive a vintage Snogo snowblower Thursday from the Kandiyohi County Highway Department in Willmar to the club’s show site near Blomkest. The 75-year-old machine has been in storage for 14 years and could have ended up as scrap metal. The club intends to display the machine during its annual show June 21-22. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
County’s vintage Snogo finds new home near Blomkest
May 23, 2014 - 3:00am
February 21, 2014
Tribune delivery delayed in some towns due to blizzard conditions
February 21, 2014 - 9:10am
July 12, 2013
Lexi Haukos, 5, and her parents, Alicia, center, and Mitch, hang out Thursday in their flower and bead decorated cart during Blomkest Appreciation Day, which had a distinctly groovy feel to it.  Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Blomkest gets groovy
July 12, 2013 - 10:57am
April 24, 2013
Records for April 25
April 24, 2013 - 9:56pm
June 25, 2012
Charlie Kirchenwitz works on a chainsaw sculpture Sunday during the Antique Power Show in Blomkest. The annual display of power equipment featured a tractor pull, tractor parade, chainsaw art and swap meet. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Antique Power Show
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 24, 2012
One dies after morning crash near Blomkest
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am