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February 7, 2017
Schools and students published Feb. 7
February 7, 2017 - 10:43am
November 5, 2015
Besides Concordia, study shows graduates of popular regional colleges earn less
November 5, 2015 - 10:08am
June 2, 2015
Minnesota is continuing to add jobs as it puts the recession behind, and Southwest Minnesota is no different. Graduates can pursue a wide range of career opportunities in the region they call home. Transportation and agriculture are important parts of the region’s economy, but some of the highest job demand comes from the health care and manufacturing sectors.   (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Area job opportunities increase
June 2, 2015 - 12:02am
May 19, 2012
A message to high school graduates ...
May 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 22, 2010
Willmar graduate Chris Axelson, second from right, operates the boom microphone during a day of shooting on TLC's reality show "Mall Cops: Mall of America." (Submitted by Chris Axelson)
Mall Cops
July 22, 2010 - 8:29am
June 7, 2010
Maria Moreno, left, adjusts Astrid Albeno's graduation cap Saturday, prior to the commencement ceremony for Willmar Senior High School's Class of 2010. More than 80 percent of this year's graduating class will attend college of some form in the fall. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Most of this year's graduating class to continue education
June 7, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
Chad Luebesmier walks the stage to receive his GED diploma Thursday during Willmar's Adult Basic Education night of celebration at the auditorium of the Willmar Education and Arts Center. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Their big night
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 8, 2009
The exterior of the Ridgweater College campus in Willmar is pictured Friday. The college will see 66 new Willmar Senior High School graduates come through its doors this year. A survey shows that more than eight out 10 from Willmar's graduating class plan to attend some form of college this year. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Majority of Willmar grads plan to go on to college; 11 percent plan to find jobs
June 8, 2009 - 12:00am
May 28, 2009
Nancy Hultgren, right, of Adult basic Education, helps Veronica Torres of Willmar with the tassel on her cap Wednesday prior to a celebration held for GED and citizenship honorees at the Willmar Education and Arts Center auditorium. Fifteen GED graduates were honored along with the presentation of four U.S. citizen certificates.
Grads honored
May 28, 2009 - 12:00am
May 19, 2009
A reception was held Mo-nday at Ridgewater College in Willmar for the first criminal justice studies st-udents to earn bachelor's degrees without having to attend classes at St. Cloud State College. Pictured is graduate Sarah Pederson, a native of Starbuck. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Ridgewater and SCSU honor first graduates of program
May 19, 2009 - 12:00am