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September 29, 2015
Fall paddling on the Mississippi
September 29, 2015 - 11:23pm
September 15, 2015
Jon Ninneman pulls one of the larger pumpkins from the Country Stop display Monday and places it in a little red wagon at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. The retired New London-Spicer fourth-grade teacher has worked for Country Stop part-time since 2001. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Orange is the new green
September 15, 2015 - 12:00am
September 8, 2015
Turkey producer Robert Orsten of Willmar tells Minnesota House members Tuesday that he did not see most other family members from April through June in fear they may pass avian flu from one farm to another. With him is Steve Olson, executive director of Minnesota poultry associations. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Minnesota readies for bird flu outbreak
September 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
August 30, 2015
Memorial fund to help widow of stadium worker
August 30, 2015 - 9:29pm
August 27, 2015
Vikings' stadium construction resumes after fall
August 27, 2015 - 11:32pm
August 19, 2015
Gearing up for fall classes
August 19, 2015 - 8:58pm
October 23, 2014
Theresa Schriener and her daughter Chloe rake their yard on Seventh Street southwest in Willmar Thursday. (Tribune photo by Ashley Bogan)
Fall chores follow fall colors
October 23, 2014 - 11:22pm
October 22, 2014
It was 66 degrees in nearby Spicer at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday when these golfers at the Little Crow Country Club were perhaps finishing up their round — not bad for late October. The annual Chili Open on Saturday will draw up to 20 four-person teams, regardless of the weather. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Fall golf at its finest
October 22, 2014 - 11:28pm
October 13, 2014
The Varsity Band performs “Sing, Sing, Sing” during the Fall Showcase Concert at Willmar Senior High School. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
‘Sing, Sing, Sing’-ing with the band
October 13, 2014 - 11:42pm
October 8, 2014
Before ice fishing comes fall fishing with its crisp days and perhaps an evening walleye bite. Lower Foot Lake in Willmar has been popular late in the day when these anglers were spotted on Wednesday, sheltered from the northwest wind.  (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
October 8, 2014 - 11:26pm
September 24, 2014
Midwest Opinion: Unofficially, summer is still with us.
September 24, 2014 - 3:00am
October 29, 2013
Little Falls woman dies after falling out of RV
October 29, 2013 - 12:31pm
October 7, 2013
Bright colored autumn leaves can be found throughout Sibley State Park this time of year. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Send your fall photos to
October 7, 2013 - 10:26am
October 5, 2013
Tribune photo by Ron Adams taken at Sibley State Park near New London, Minn.
Changing colors: Yellows, oranges, reds provide spectacular backdrop in west central Minnesota
October 5, 2013 - 7:00am
October 29, 2012
UPDATED: New Ulm, Minn., man identified as killed at Buffalo Lake elevator
October 29, 2012 - 9:27am