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August 6, 2017
Joe Ranua of Duluth makes a cast into lilypads while fishing for largemouth bass Tuesday afternoon on a lake near Duluth. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Hooking big bass never gets old for these Duluth anglers
August 6, 2017 - 7:00am
July 27, 2017
Tribune file photo
Andrew Gaylord and Ashley Hanson of PlaceBased Productions are working with the Milan residents to produce a community play. They are shown in a file photo from "The Spirit of Appleton."
Live music, movies coming to outdoors in Milan
July 27, 2017 - 8:40am
July 17, 2017
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
July 17, 2017 - 2:46pm
July 9, 2017
Kelsey Poshusta of Adams, Minn., holds the muskie she caught on Mille Lacs Lake on July 2. Her father, Derek Poshusta, measured it Kelsey Poshusta’s muskie as 57.25 inches long and 26.75 inches in girth and estimated its weight between 52 and 55 pounds before they released it.  It was the first muskie Kelsey has caught. (Courtesy photo)
Minnesota woman almost lands record muskie on her first try
July 9, 2017 - 7:31pm
With a lake trout on the line, charter fishing captain Parker Bambenek hands a rod to client Patsy Stengel of Willmar, Minn., and gives her some reeling tips. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Young -- and seasoned: 27-year-old charter captain has been fishing Lake Superior for most of his life
July 9, 2017 - 8:30am
July 4, 2017
Happy 4th of July!
July 4, 2017 - 9:56am
July 2, 2017
Locks hang from loops on old pillings along the Lakewalk near Lake Superior in Duluth Tuesday morning. It is believed that people attached the locks to the posts as "love locks". A love lock is a padlock which sweethearts lock to a bridge, fence, gate, or public fixture to symbolize their love. Typically the sweethearts' names or initials are inscribed on the padlock, and its key is thrown away to symbolize unbreakable love. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
A (lock) tree grows in Canal Park:
July 2, 2017 - 10:00pm
Linda Grotberg, president of the Wimbledon Community Grocery nonprofit board, talks about how the Wimbledon community has embraced and supported the community-owned grocery store. (John M. Steiner / Forum News Service)
Community owned: Small towns find ways to keep grocery stores going
July 2, 2017 - 4:44pm
June 28, 2017
Submitted 

In this undated family photo, Ron Olson pets one of the family dogs Coco as a cat, Rafty, sits in the background. Ron died in November, and a $50,000 donation has been made from his estate to the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar.
Donation from animal lover to benefit homeless pets
June 28, 2017 - 6:11am
June 7, 2017
Tribune photo by Gary MillerChildren have lunch, participate in some reading exercises and make graham cracker fire trucks Tuesday at Regency West trailer park during a program held by the local United Way and Salvation Army.
Salvation Army to provide free meals to kids starting Monday
June 7, 2017 - 10:32pm
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
June 7, 2017 - 4:10pm
Summer Fun 2017
June 7, 2017 - 4:08pm
June 1, 2017
Photo courtesy Trails4Transplants

Trails4Transplants, an organ donation advocacy group, is in the midst of an horse ride across North Dakota and Minnesota to raise money and promote awareness for eye, tissue and organ donation. A stop in Appleton, Minn., is shown Wednesday. Riders are expected to stop Thursday in Granite Falls and Friday in Renville. The last stop is Bird Island, where a celebration is set Saturday.
Riders advocate for organ donation
June 1, 2017 - 8:21am
May 30, 2017
The Willmar Senior High School Band plays at the Memorial Day service Monday at Fairview Cemetery on Willmar. The service featured prayers, readings, and ceremonial gun salutes and flag raising by veterans.

Clay Conover / Tribune
Memorial Day 2017
May 30, 2017 - 12:04am
May 28, 2017
Korean War and Navy aviation veteran Leonard Isdahl places American flags on Saturday morning at the graves of military service members buried at Mamrelund Cemetery in rural Pennock. More than 2,000 flags have been placed in Kandiyohi County for Memorial Day observances.

(Photo courtesy Rand Middleton)
Placing the flags
May 28, 2017 - 10:08am