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August 5, 2016
The car run tries to stay off main highways and roads during the event, as most cars are traveling around 20 mph. (Submitted)
Car run offers a glimpse into another time
August 5, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 6, 2016
Marc Lenz of Willmar hauls his ice fishing gear Sunday on Foot Lake in Willmar. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff is requesting people not drive vehicles on the lake ice, as the warmer weather is causing the ice to melt. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Keep vehicles off the ice, officials warn
March 6, 2016 - 11:12pm
March 2, 2016
First-time blood donor Carly Hulstein, a Willmar High School junior, receives encouragement from Anita Allison of the American Red Cross Wednesday. Carly was among 86 students and staff signed up for the blood drive sponsored by the student council. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
High schoolers donate blood
March 2, 2016 - 11:56pm
October 6, 2014
Risk for deer-vehicle collision increases
October 6, 2014 - 11:13pm
September 13, 2012
Law busts 1,842 for drunken driving during statewide campaign
September 13, 2012 - 12:08pm
April 10, 2012
Willmar Food Shelf receives record donations during annual food drive
April 10, 2012 - 10:14am
March 13, 2012
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HealthBeat blog: Sleepy - and dangerous - behind the wheel
March 13, 2012 - 8:23am
December 3, 2011
December 3, 2011 - 12:00am
Tracey Watson, left, and Lisa Zvorak of the Willmar Ambulance crew collect toys for the fifth annual Stuff the Ambulance effort Friday outside Caribou Coffee on South First Street in Willmar. The donated toys will help brighten the holiday of area children in need. The toy collection continues from 6 a.m. to noon today. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Stuff the Ambulance
December 3, 2011 - 12:00am
July 7, 2011
Kristopher Litzau faces attempted murder, assault charges for shot at people, car ramming incident
July 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2010
Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation remove the approach panel Monday on the Highway 71/23 bypass bridge over Civic Center Drive in north Willmar. Crews will remove the existing panel, which has developed a bump through settlement over the years, according to Greg Menson, MnDOT District 8 bridge supervisor. Workers will then repack the base and replace the panel so drivers will experience a smoother entry onto the bridge. Work is scheduled for completion Oct. 11, according to a previous ...
A smoother approach ultimately awaits
September 21, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Police looking into drive-by shooting on city's S.E. side
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
February 11, 2010
Isaac Rumsey, a student at Ridgewater College in Willmar, left, donates blood Wednesday during a Red Cross blood drive at the college. More than 250 people donated blood during the event. Also pictured is Julie Eberle of Litchfield. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Blood drive draws crowd
February 11, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Minneapolis police, fire departments call for blood
January 12, 2010 - 9:30am
December 19, 2009
Man gets three years in drive-by shooting
December 19, 2009 - 12:00am