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October 8, 2011
Dr. William Reid of Marco Island, Fla., holds a Trumpet Triton, which Reid purchased after it was taken from the Great Barrier Reef off Australia. Reid displayed the Triton and 39 other shells at a recent Willmar Noon Rotary Club meeting. Looking on were members Connie Schmoll and Bruce Gomm. Reid and his wife, Ute, spend the summers on their farm south of Kandiyohi. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Sea shells provide lifelong fascination for former Willmar, Minn., pathologist
October 8, 2011 - 7:15am
August 6, 2011
Ryan Sheehan, 20, of Willmar plays a round of disc golf Thursday at the Robbins Island course in Willmar. The course will be the site of the Westside Open tournament today. The event is part of the Minnesota Frisbee Association's summer tour. (Tribune photo by TJ Jerke)
Disc golf: State event to be held in Willmar, Minn., today
August 6, 2011 - 12:00am
July 23, 2011
Roger and Jo Holm's upside-down pine tree has been planted with celosia and a trailing sedum with hostas and impatiens at the base. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
13th annual garden tour Tuesday in Kandiyohi County, Minn.
July 23, 2011 - 12:00am
July 9, 2011
With his bee costume, Brent Larson of Sunburg draws attention to his farmers market stand where he sells honey and apples in this August 2010 file photo. The market is held every Saturday morning at the Westside Liquor parking lot during the growing season. (Tribune file photo by Ron Adams)
Local vendors open Willmar Farmers Market today
July 9, 2011 - 12:05am
July 2, 2011
Central Minnesota Christian School in Prinsburg is celebrating its 100th anniversary of providing faith-based education in the community. A number of festivities are being held this weekend to commemorate the anniversary, along with the city's annual Independence Day celebration. (Tribune photo by TJ Jerke)
Private school in Prinsburg, Minn., touts 100 years of faithfulness
July 2, 2011 - 8:09am
June 25, 2011
Rhonda and Kevin Christoffers of Atwater decided this spring that they needed help in cleaning out all the extra "stuff" in their home. The storage shelves in the garage, along with the shelves and racks in their bedroom closet were over-flowing with "stuff." For years, the Christoffers have done what many over-extended Americans do: 
Buy stuff and stash it away. 
It was time to de-clutter their home and to simply their lives. (Submitted photo)
Atwater, Minn., family seeks professional help to simplify their home, lives
June 25, 2011 - 8:29am
Tidy Tightwad: Quick tips
June 25, 2011 - 8:27am
June 11, 2011
Volunteers help a couple on Dupont Avenue clear a twisted stockade fence, remove tree limbs and debris from their property after their home and other structures in North Minneapolis were hit by a tornado May 22. A total of 2,000 people from the Twin Cities area and around the state did light cleanup work on June 4. Tribune photo by David Little
Tribune reporter helps clean up former neighborhood ravaged by tornado
June 11, 2011 - 12:00am
June 4, 2011
Angela Nelson pets her 
1-year-old greenwing macaw, Nola. The parrot was named after New Orleans. Nelson operates Consider the Birds Avian Rescue, Adoption and 
Education Services. She has acquired the skills necessary to clip the birds' nails and wings, and give fluids and injections for pain. She also knows when a vet call is warranted. (Tribune photo by TJ Jerke)
Prinsburg woman operates Consider the Birds rehabilitation service
June 4, 2011 - 8:00am
May 28, 2011
Ron Andreen of Willmar stands at attention during the honor guard salute at the 2010 Memorial Day service at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar. (Tribune file photo by Ron Adams)
Memorial Day programs listed for west central Minnesota
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
May 7, 2011
Randy Christensen's favorite character to perform is "Simon De Clown."  Many say this physical clown reminds them of Red Skelton and Dick Van Dyke.
(Submitted photo)
Award-winning Willmar man has passion for clowning
May 7, 2011 - 8:00am
April 30, 2011
Poetry out loud: Spoken word brings poetry to life
April 30, 2011 - 8:07am
April 23, 2011
Carol Gustavson, center, discusses the creation of a pattern in cloth using a binding method with Amin Dhanani, 18, at the ACGC High School in Grove City.
(Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Shibori: Eighth-century Japanese art taught at ACGC
April 23, 2011 - 8:17am
March 12, 2011
Litchfield native Dan Sperry performs a broken mirror act as a part of his show. Sperry has performed before hundreds of crowds and more than 60,000 people, and is bringing his act home to Litchfield tonight.(Submitted photo)
Shock illusionist brings his work home to west central Minnesota
March 12, 2011 - 1:10am
February 26, 2011
Math resources
February 26, 2011 - 12:34am