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July 8, 2016
Beautification ideas bloom at Willmar City Hall
July 8, 2016 - 12:18am
July 5, 2016
As Anton Switajewski, left, rings up merchandise Friday, Paige Bajari bags the purchase at Hardware Hank Express of Willmar. Anton is the son of store owners Randy and Susie Czarnetzki. Anton, who has worked at the store for the past four years, and his girlfriend Paige are working long days during the closing sale. (Shelby Lindrud/Tribune)
Hardware Hank Express to close this month in downtown Willmar
July 5, 2016 - 12:17am
February 12, 2016
Trevor Eckhoff gives an Addams Family ancestor that "Dead Look."play button
The Addams Family 90-minute makeover
February 12, 2016 - 7:56am
January 11, 2016
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Video: Load of steel tubing slides off flatbed into downtown Willmar
January 11, 2016 - 12:18pm
October 26, 2015
Willmar Police Explorers Mohamed Ahmed, from left, Joe Schaefbauer, Brittany Schlecht and Brianna Norby cross Litchfield Avenue at Fifth Street Southwest early this month when they began distribution of educational brochures to downtown Willmar businesses and residents. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Video: Willmar PD finds appreciation for its outreach efforts downtown
October 26, 2015 - 12:47am
September 20, 2015
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Slide Show: September Saturday Celebration on Becker Avenue
September 20, 2015 - 1:07pm
September 5, 2015
Selvig Park, a small city park located at the corner of Becker Avenue and Fourth Street Southwest in Willmar, is expected to undergo renovations this fall. The park’s flowing water fountain and lamppost shown here are from Willmar’s sister city, Frameries, Belgium, to provide an international theme to the park. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
Willmar committee OKs Selvig Park renovation if funding is arranged
September 5, 2015 - 12:38am
February 11, 2015
TRIBUNE / Rand Middleton
The former Erickson Furniture building in the 300 block of Litchfield Avenue Southwest in downtown Willmar has new owners. New Minnesota Realty, owned by Sahra Gure and Abdirizak “Zack” Mahboub of Willmar, took possession this week. The couple, also owners of West Central Interpreting Services in Willmar, plan to develop a business center to serve the Somali community in Willmar.
New owners plan to redevelop former furniture store in downtown Willmar
February 11, 2015 - 11:19pm
September 30, 2014
Bashir Yusuf speaks to participants in the Walk the Corridor tour Tuesday at his restaurant, Somali Star. Event participants visited ethnically-owned businesses in downtown Willmar. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Walk the Corridor
September 30, 2014 - 11:54pm
August 17, 2013
Luqmaan Mohumud has operated Mubarek Grocery in downtown Willmar's Centre Point Mall since 2007. He and about a half-dozen other shop owners -- most of them immigrants from Africa -- received a letter Friday saying the east end of the building had been sold and they had to vacate the premises by Sept. 30. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Several merchants told to vacate downtown Willmar, Minn., mall by Sept. 30
August 17, 2013 - 4:02am
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