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December 11, 2014
The Holiday Express 18-Wheeler and its cast of characters leaves Lake Lillian at 6:10 p.m. Thursday, the first of 28 area stops over four days sponsored by the Kandiyohi Men’s Club and Atwater Chamber. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Holiday Express kicks off four-day tour in Lake Lillian
December 11, 2014 - 11:26pm
December 8, 2014
Parker, 2, admires his painting while his sister Marissa, 4, makes a snowflake with the guidance of their mom, Tanya Rosenau of Raymond, at the Holiday Blitz on Saturday at the Willmar Community Center, sponsored by WCER. Volunteers from Willmar High School Youth Service and Americorp assisted. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Making memories at the Holiday Blitz
December 8, 2014 - 11:00pm
December 7, 2014
Kelly Aalfs reins Annie, left, and Libby around the streets of Historic Chippewa City at Montevideo Saturday during the 36th annual Christmas in the Village, this year commemorating the 100th anniversary of the dawn of WWI. Twelve authentic period shops, homes and stores displayed crafts, historical item and WWI history. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Pioneer Village
December 7, 2014 - 9:42pm
At the top of Jaden Harpestad’s Christmas shopping list was — spoiler alert — slippers for his Mom. His personal shopper is T.C. Peterson of the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department Reserves. Jaden is a second-grader at Kennedy Elementary. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Store aisles fill with holiday cheer
December 7, 2014 - 9:16pm
November 27, 2014
TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton
This was the 10th year of the Redeemer Lutheran Church community Thanksgiving dinner in Willmar. The volunteers have served up to 350.
Thanksgiving dinner at Redeemer Lutheran Church
November 27, 2014 - 11:14pm
July 3, 2014
Have a safe, memorable July 4th weekend
July 3, 2014 - 9:12am
December 30, 2013
YMCA in Willmar to host family-friendly New Year’s event again this year
December 30, 2013 - 4:01am
December 26, 2013
Surge of holiday packages delays UPS shipments
December 26, 2013 - 7:11am
December 14, 2013
Editorial: Be safe for this holiday season
December 14, 2013 - 12:00am
November 26, 2013
Winter storm lashes eastern U.S., threatens Thanksgiving travel
November 26, 2013 - 3:43pm
October 3, 2013
Shoes are displayed in the Nike store in Santa Monica, California, September 25, 2013. The National Retail Federation expects U.S. sales in November and December to rise 3.9 percent to $602.1 billion.
Credit: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson
Retail group expects slightly brighter holiday season sales
October 3, 2013 - 7:03am
July 5, 2013
Emily Maher, 10, left, and Sara Smith, 10, both of Spicer, wave their flags Thursday from the back of a Thein Well truck during the annual Spicer 4th of July parade. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)play button
Spicer, Minn., 4th of July celebration steeped in tradition
July 5, 2013 - 5:22am
July 4, 2013
Scott Webb, of Waldorf, Md., celebrates during the finale of the Boston Pops Fourth of July Concert at the Hatch Shell in Boston, Thursday, July 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
July 4th saluted with fireworks, parades, parties
July 4, 2013 - 10:42pm
July 3, 2013
Picture perfect forecast for July 4th holiday
July 3, 2013 - 3:06pm
Getting ready for the Fourth
July 3, 2013 - 12:54pm