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December 15, 2016
Fred Zwart, of rural New London, died Thursday after he was injured in a wagon accident Saturday. In this January 2014 file photo, Zwart and his team of horses wait to give wagon rides during the Winterfest in Spicer.

Ron Adams / Tribune file photo
Update: New London horseman dies after Saturday's wagon accident
December 15, 2016 - 5:56pm
December 12, 2016
A mother and son get an up-close look at one of the horses owned by Fred Zwart, left, of New London in this 2011 file photo from Spicer Winter Fest. Zwart is well-known in the region for providing horse-drawn wagon rides. 

Ron Adams / Tribune file photo
Driver of horse-drawn wagon suffered heart attack during accident near Willmar
December 12, 2016 - 9:34pm
July 20, 2016
Kristine Schueler, left, who helped organize the event Monday in Willmar that brought 4-H and Advocacy & Inclusion Matters members together, works with her daughter Mercedes and her horse Breeze. (Brian Edwards / Tribune)
Kandiyohi County 4-H’ers gather to help those with developmental and intellectual disabilities
July 20, 2016 - 11:55pm
May 25, 2016
Careless use of matches blamed in Rogers barn fire where horses died
May 25, 2016 - 5:30am
July 20, 2015
Meet-and-greet with horses, riders slated Friday prior to Arabian show
July 20, 2015 - 12:02am
September 18, 2014
Belgrade man features his real-life Percheron horses in coming-of-age novel play button
Video: Jude's Gentle Giants - Belgrade man features his real-life Percheron horses in coming-of-age novel
September 18, 2014 - 10:01am
June 17, 2014
Bailey Erickson, right, teaches Neela Peterson how to properly lead a horse Tuesday during a 4-H-led camp called “I Wish I had a Horse Day” in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal)
4-H members teach younger peers about horses
June 17, 2014 - 11:05pm
April 23, 2014
Worthington woman charged in horses’ deaths appears in court
April 23, 2014 - 11:31am
September 15, 2013
The Chippewa County Historical Society hosted the ninth annual "Horse Power Event" at the Swensson Farm Saturday which featured demonstrations of vintage farm machinery pulled by teams of draft animals as well as other agricultural exhibitions and activitiesplay button
Video: Swensson Farm Horse Power Event
September 15, 2013 - 4:17pm
April 23, 2013
Valley Meat Co. owner Rick De Los Santos stands in a corral area outside the former cattle slaughterhouse he has converted to a horse slaughter facility in Roswell, N.M., Monday, April 15, 2013. The plant --- which has been waiting more than a year for federal approval of its operations -- has become ground zero for an emotional, national debate over a return to domestic horse slaughter. (AP Photo/Jeri Clausing)
N.M. slaughterhouse ground zero in horse debate
April 23, 2013 - 6:00am
March 25, 2013
Volunteer Antonio Mitchell, left, helps Daniel Roelofs at the Lee-Mar Ranch Equine Center in Granite Falls. Therapeutic horse riding sessions are offered two days a week. (Submitted photo)
Busy volunteers at center in Granite Falls, Minn., say demand is great for therapeutic riding
March 25, 2013 - 4:10am
November 1, 2012
Humane Society: rescued mares to be released to homes; prognosis poor for colt
November 1, 2012 - 1:51pm
October 30, 2012
Kerkhoven, Minn., residents surrender three neglected horses to Humane Society
October 30, 2012 - 12:00am
October 29, 2012
Neglected horses surrendered to Willmar, Minn., shelter; help sought with veterinary costs
October 29, 2012 - 5:26pm
December 26, 2011
Horsepower on the trail, horsepower for sale
December 26, 2011 - 12:00am