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May 5, 2012
Marketing and sales management student Kleme Yarh sets up his display Monday at the Willmar Community Center. The set-up was a practice run for International Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today when exhibits the students created -- representing 10 nations -- will be on display for the public. Some of the students will wear traditional attire from the nation they represent. (Monday at the Willmar Community Center. The set-up was a practice run for International Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today when exhibits ...
Cultural celebrations today in Willmar, Minn.
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 30, 2012
Bling is in for this year's prom couples, from sequins to diamonds. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Prom trends this year include sequins, sparkles, just about anything glittery
April 30, 2012 - 10:38am
April 14, 2012
Russ Lammers of Lammers Household Services discusses the importance of cleaning dust off the top of ceiling fan blades as part of a spring cleaning in your home. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Tips to make the most of your spring cleaning this year
April 14, 2012 - 8:00am
Top 5 spring cleaning supplies
April 14, 2012 - 8:00am
Ashley Alsum, left, and Pam Vanderbeek go through some of the items that have been gathered for the ReStore being set up at the Habitat For Humanity office in Willmar. As you are doing your spring cleaning, consider donating your usable items that you no longer use to ReStore or another second-hand store. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Spring cleaning? Get rid of unwanted items at ReStore in Willmar, Minn.
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
Siblings Kenlie, 2, Brogan, 9 months, and Landon Blom, 8, take a family photo with the Easter Bunny at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. The bunny will be at the mall for photos until 6 p.m. today. (Tribune photo by Ashley White)
Easter and religion vs. Easter Bunny
April 7, 2012 - 6:00am
March 31, 2012
Lois Norbie of Willmar, left, and her grandson Nick Norbie visit the Bet She'an in Israel. The pair traveled to Israel last month with a tour group. For Lois, the trip was the "dream of a lifetime," she said.  (Photo submitted by Nick Norbie)
Willmar, Minn., grandma and her grandson see ancient biblical sites on trip to Israel
March 31, 2012 - 12:03am
March 24, 2012
Willmar High School senior Aaron Privette, 18, puts some greens on his hamburger Monday during lunch in the school cafeteria. The greens came from the Willmar Community Greenhouse located at the MinnWest Technology Campus. Operated by the school district and staffed partly by volunteer students, the greenhouse is providing fresh vegetables and salad greens for the district's food service program. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Fresh salad greens even in winter for Willmar, Minn., students (video)
March 24, 2012 - 7:00am
March 17, 2012
Floats line up for the annual St. Patrick's Day parade on March 19, 2011, in Benson. Three area communities are among the celebrations set for today in 
observation of St. Patrick's Day 2012.(Tribune file photo by Ron Adams)
St. Patrick's Day events around west central Minnesota today offer fun for everyone, not just Irish
March 17, 2012 - 8:00am
March 10, 2012
Kenny Schmidt, 12, puts his paper airplane in motion Wednesday at Willmar Middle School. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Teachers apply NASA lessons in Willmar, Minn., classrooms
March 10, 2012 - 8:00am
March 3, 2012
The Rev. Richard Underdahl-Peirce, pastor at First Presbyterian in Willmar, said the church established a Facebook presence about six months ago. "There are people who live and breathe Facebook and use it daily, and we can reach them on there."
(Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Churches reach congregations in new ways in Willmar, Minn.
March 3, 2012 - 8:00am
February 29, 2012
Real Money blog: Use leap year to your financial advantage
February 29, 2012 - 9:05am
February 25, 2012
Jack Erickson, 14, left, a student at the Willmar Middle School, has already had two more birthdays than his mother, Tracey, whose birthday falls on leap day, Feb. 29. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar, Minn., women celebrate 'real' birthday this year on leap day
February 25, 2012 - 8:00am
February 11, 2012
Single on Valentine's Day?
February 11, 2012 - 8:00am
Dwight Barnes, owner of The Original Mr. B. Chocolatier in Willmar, shows off some of the Valentine chocolates, including the chocolate roses, above, and a box of chocolates, left. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Feel the Love
February 11, 2012 - 8:00am