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April 15, 2016
A work crew from Willmar Area Vocational Education Services, known as Waves, helps set up for today’s Life Connections. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Life Connections caters to older adults
April 15, 2016 - 12:10pm
January 28, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump speaks Thursday at a veteran’s rally in Des Moines, Iowa. (AARON P. BERSTEIN | REUTERS)
Trump overshadows Republican debate even as he sits it out
January 28, 2016 - 11:27pm
November 12, 2015
Jenna Proehl, left, and Ally Straub try on Victorian-era costumes they will wear Saturday while walking in New London as part of the merchants’ “Home for the Holiday” celebration that will have a Charles Dickens  theme. Volunteer actors will also portray characters from “A Christmas Carol” Dec. 12 when merchants host a “Candlelight Christmas” event. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
New London to kickoff the holiday shopping season with some Victorian Era flair
November 12, 2015 - 11:00pm
May 21, 2015
Klobuchar to visit veterans in Olivia
May 21, 2015 - 11:25pm
February 18, 2015
County OKs use of Spicer park for ninja warrior event
February 18, 2015 - 11:29pm
January 20, 2015
Willmar Lakes Area Chamber to hold its annual meeting, honor volunteers at event
January 20, 2015 - 11:45pm
October 17, 2013
Chasity Ommodt, a supportive housing specialist with the Heartland Community Action Agency in Willmar, is one of the organizers of this year’s “Community Connect” event that will be held from Tuesday at the Willmar City Auditorium. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
‘Community Connect’ event links people with services
October 17, 2013 - 11:14pm
September 22, 2013
The annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! arts event is held Saturday in downtown Willmar featuring the works by local artists and button
Video: Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
September 22, 2013 - 5:45pm
May 29, 2013
ACM to market e-games at statewide meetings
May 29, 2013 - 6:02pm
April 19, 2013
The 14th annual Life Connections is held Friday at the Willmar Civic Center, the daylong event featured exhibits, seminars and button
Video: Life Connections
April 19, 2013 - 5:44pm
March 4, 2013
Inspirational speaker highlights fundraiser in Willmar, Minn., to help women with struggles
March 4, 2013 - 11:39pm
September 27, 2012
The Thousand Block Summer event which invites people in different towns to create an original block print is held Thursday in Willmar, Minnesota  Thousand Print Summer is an initiative by ArtOrg to engage communities - especially children and Latino communities - in creating art and learning about the traditional process of block printing.
Video: 1,000 Print Summer
September 27, 2012 - 7:12pm
May 2, 2012
Meeker County, Minn., drug take-back yields 18 lbs., box takes in 40 lbs.
May 2, 2012 - 9:41am
April 29, 2012
The Little Crow Anglers Youth Fishing Clinic is held Saturday at the Prairie Meadows Learning Center in Spicer.  The annual fishing event allows kids 6 to 12 learn the basics of fishing through several fish related activities.
Video: Youth Fishing Clinic
April 29, 2012 - 5:44pm
December 14, 2010
Owners John and Patty Nefstead have spent more than three years transforming the former Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Lillian into an event center. Just this weekend the couple came up with a name for their enterprise: the Kermit Burton Big House. A view of the main floor here shows the choir loft and the roof beams, both of which were preserved. (Tribune photo by Anne Polta)
Born again: Local couple transforms Lake Lillian church into event center
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am