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August 17, 2016
Patti Loepke and Finn. (Photos by Dan Burdett / Live it! Magazine)
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August 17, 2016 - 3:42pm
August 15, 2016
Jake Schultz / Tribune

The home of Scott and Amanda Marquardt sustained heavy damage in the July 11 tornado that struck Litchfield. With the help of the community, the Marquardts have kept up with a busy baseball and softball season despite being forced from their home.
At home on the diamond: Litchfield family keeps playing ball despite tornado damage to house
August 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
August 10, 2016
Brian Edwards / Tribune

Fredric Damhof holds one of his chickens, which he showed to judges Wednesday at the Kandiyohi County Fair. This year marked the return of live poultry exhibits after last year's avian flu outbreak.
Poultry makes return to Kandiyohi County Fair
August 10, 2016 - 8:29pm
Children in and around Willmar are being asked for their very best playground design ideas for the destination playground planned for Robbins Island. Sheets for submitting ideas ahead of the Aug. 16 Design Day can be found at Home Depot, Cub Foods, Cash Wise Foods and the YMCA. (Shelby Lindrud / Tribune)
Willmar’s destination playground planners want to hear from the kids
August 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
August 9, 2016
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

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A sheep eats his owner's name tag Tuesday at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds.play button
Exhibits and vendors move in as the Kandiyohi County Fair prepares for kickoff
August 9, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 27, 2016
Tyson Cluever, 32, of Benson relaxes at Wet Planet Outfitters in Hood River, Ore., on June 12, during her trip with First Descents. (SPECIAL TO FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Benson woman reflects on life after brain cancer
June 27, 2016 - 7:48pm
May 22, 2016
New playground equipment being installed at Minnegasco Park is for children ages 2-5. Work began last week and is expected to be complete before Memorial Day weekend there and at two other parks in Willmar. Installation is scheduled to begin in July at three more Willmar parks. (SHELBY LINDRUD | TRIBUNE)
New ways to play soon available in several Willmar parks
May 22, 2016 - 11:25pm
May 19, 2016
The Cinco de Mayo Family Festival will boast a variety of live entertainment, with scheduled performances from a number of Aztec and folklorico dancers. Music will also be provided by Willmar’s Esplendor Norteno Band. (COURTESY PHOTO)
Cinco de Mayo Family Fun Festival returns to Willmar after 4-year hiatus
May 19, 2016 - 12:00am
April 21, 2016
Lydia Magelssen is pictured in her prom dress. (WDAZ)play button
Grandpa of Minnesota girl with rare and deadly disease makes prom dream come true
April 21, 2016 - 10:04am
April 18, 2016
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AgweekTV: Female family owned seed company
April 18, 2016 - 6:00am
February 21, 2016
Heidi and Chris Stalboerger play with their 20-month old daughter Emilee at the family's Moorhead home. Heidi has spent weeks away from work unpaid to take care of Emilee, who has suffered from severe breathing issues. (DAVID SAMSON | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
How Minnesotans get by with no paid leave from work
February 21, 2016 - 10:03am
February 14, 2016
Having a ball at the gym
February 14, 2016 - 11:56pm
January 4, 2016
Raising a child is more expensive than it has ever been. But a balanced approach to your finances can soften the blow. (LIVE IT!)
Live it!: Financial tips to take your child from diapers to a degree
January 4, 2016 - 11:33am
December 24, 2015
Editorial: Christmas is a time of family and giving
December 24, 2015 - 7:00am
December 21, 2015
Inquisitive and bright, 2-year-old Carmen plays recently with a puzzle given to her by Lois Peters to celebrate the toddler’s birthday. Peters, a nurse with the Supporting hands Nurse-Family Partnership, has made more than 60 in-home visits with Carmen and her mom, Alexis Buehler, to provide guidance and support. The young family is the first to graduate from the partnership in Kandiyohi County. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE )
Young mother praises nurse partnership that mentored her in parenting
December 21, 2015 - 12:10am
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