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Snoopy stands on the Heritage Bank float Saturday at the annual Holidaze parade in downtown Willmar.
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
5 hours 23 min ago
November 18, 2017
A basic winter survival kit should include a shovel, windshield scraper, jumper cables, a rope, winter hat, gloves and socks, a blanket or sleeping bag, matches, a flashlight, water, a candy bars orenergy bars, toilet paper, a whistle, something to read or an activity book with a writing utensil and a phone charger. Other suggested items not pictured include a candle, winter boots and sand, kitty litter or mats to be used for traction. David Samson / Forum News Serviceplay button
What you need in your winter survival kit
November 18, 2017 - 7:45am
November 2, 2017
Prairie Arts Chorale
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
November 2, 2017 - 9:23am
October 30, 2017
Generations section now available online
October 30, 2017 - 12:55pm
October 29, 2017
Photo by Rand Middleton    The Rev. Steve Verhelst, center, leads a service at the Church of St. Mary in Willmar Sunday to mark 500 years of Reformation. A number of pastors from area churches also participated in leading the service, which drew a crowd of more than 800 people from the area.
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October 29, 2017 - 7:46pm
October 28, 2017
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Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center staff and families recently tested out Geer Island for tent camping. Gathered around the fire ring, from left, are Steve Friedlein, Wesley Friedlein, Hayden Klebe, Mandy Friedlein, Josie Klebe and Mari Klebe.
Protecting a special place: Thanks to Prairie Woods, Geer Island will remain a natural sanctuary
October 28, 2017 - 6:29am
October 26, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Kat Perkins hugs some of her fans after taking a picture with each class at St. Mary's in Bird Island.play button
Kat Perkins urges St. Mary's students to be fearless
October 26, 2017 - 11:04am
October 18, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Alice Huisenga, third from left, celebrated her 102nd birthday with family and friends Tuesday at the Bethesda Grand Assisted Living Center in Willmar. Huisenga was one of 10 children. She and her sister Adeline Klemenhagen, second from left, are the last surviving siblings.
Willmar woman celebrates over a century of birthdays
October 18, 2017 - 7:20am
October 14, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A couple and their dog look out at the changing fall colors Wednesday from Mount Tom at Sibley State Park west of New London.
Parks in Kandiyohi County show off fall colors
October 14, 2017 - 9:24am
October 12, 2017
IMPACT of Agriculture in Kandiyohi County magazine now available online
October 12, 2017 - 3:23pm
October 9, 2017
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
October 9, 2017 - 2:14pm
October 5, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Ellen Radel of Willmar is constantly on the hunt for new titles of Little Golden Books to add to her collection. She said her hobby has taken her on a "very wide and wonderful chase." play button
Reading is golden: Willmar book collector at library Tuesday
October 5, 2017 - 8:42am
October 2, 2017
Sharon Bomstad / Tribune
Walkers of all ages cross the starting line of the Alzheimer's Walk Saturday morning at Robbins Island in Willmar. Many sported their purple colors in honor of a loved one lost to Alzheimer's or dementia. The seventh annual event reportedly drew a record number of walkers with well over 550 participants and 39 teams. The walk brought in $54,000 on a goal of $68,000, according to organizers. People can still make a donation at alz.org/walk and search Willmar, through December 31.
Alzheimer's Walk draws record number of walkers in Willmar
October 2, 2017 - 7:30am
October 1, 2017
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A selection of the handmade Scandinavian-style woodware that will be used for Emotional Platings, an arts event next weekend that will explore common ground through conversation and a shared meal in an outdoor setting.
Emotional Platings: Willmar and Milan dates set Oct. 7 & 8
October 1, 2017 - 6:02pm
September 30, 2017
Submitted / Brendan Stermer
Montevideo brothers make poems their podcasts of beauty
September 30, 2017 - 5:30am