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June 12, 2015
Deon Haider, of Sauk Rapids, auditions for a role in the New London sesquicentennial play as directors Ashley Hanson and Andrew Gaylord listen. The play will be performed July 19 on the shore of the Mill Pond as the audience paddles canoes or rides bikes from scene to scene. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Paddling through history
June 12, 2015 - 11:45pm
May 6, 2015
Cuba concert to air live on MPR
May 6, 2015 - 11:10pm
April 15, 2015
Life Connections, an event featuring booths, exhibits, seminars and entertainment for older adults, will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Willmar Civic Center. Admission costs $4 in advance or $5 at the door. Advance tickets are available in Willmar at Cashwise, Cub Foods, Willmar Community Ed and Rec office in Jefferson Learning Center and the West Central Tribune.
Life Connections event begins 8 a.m. Friday
April 15, 2015 - 10:55pm
April 8, 2015
Senior Elizabeth Jeppesen and junior Travis Carlson descend the staircase as the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School Choir performs “Hold On” Wednesday at Copperleaf Senior Living Community in Willmar. The choir also gave two performances at the Bethesda Pleasantview campus. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
KMS Choir at Copperleaf
April 8, 2015 - 11:53pm
March 29, 2015
Choir students at Park High School are led by choir director Ben O’Connor, background, in a piece titled TriunfarŽ by Mexican composer Julio CŽsar Morales Pineda, right, Friday in Cottage Grove. (PIONEER PRESS/Ben Garvin)
Mexican composers write for Twin Cities school choirs
March 29, 2015 - 11:17pm
March 15, 2015
People from several communities joined in on a shamrock parade Saturday along 13th Street in Benson. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Benson goes green for its St. Patrick's Day parade
March 15, 2015 - 11:30pm
March 6, 2015
Director Gayle Marcus leads the Ridgewater College Concert Choir in performing choral highlights from “Frozen” Thursday at the campus theater in Willmar. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
A night on the Ridge
March 6, 2015 - 12:07am
March 4, 2015
Dale Fladeboe leads singing and Wayne Kessler plays the accordion at the Willmar Area Community Center. The center hosts entertainment each Wednesday starting at 2 p.m. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Afternoon tunes
March 4, 2015 - 11:41pm
February 22, 2015
Neil Patrick Harris performs an opening number during the Academy Awards in Hollywood, California Sunday. It was his first time hosting the Oscars. (REUTERS/Mike Blake)
‘Birdman’ soars to Oscar heights on best picture win
February 22, 2015 - 11:49pm
February 19, 2015
Bailey Stahl and Dilan Buddy rehearse Thursday for the Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre production of “Aladdin and his Magic Lamp.” Stahl portrays Harmonia and Buddy portrays Aladdin. The play runs 7 p.m. tonight and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Willmar Area Arts and Education auditorium at 611 Fifth St. Southwest in Willmar. Tickets cost $4 for adults, $3 for students and are free for Kindergärtners and under. They are available 30 minutes prior to each show. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
February 19, 2015 - 11:27pm
December 22, 2014
The Willmar Senior High School Varsity Band performs a “Sounds of Christmas” medley at the holiday band concert in the WSHS Theater Monday.  (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Willmar Area High School Band performs holiday concert
December 22, 2014 - 10:51pm
June 19, 2014
 Linda Marshall, a local contestant on “The Price Is Right” television game show, won $25,000 playing Punch-a-Bunch with Drew Carey in the episode that aired Thursday. (Submitted photo)
Atwater woman wins $25,000 on ‘Price Is Right’ TV game show
June 19, 2014 - 10:47pm