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July 26, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Chimney sweeps Ella Schroeder, from left, Taylor Minkel and Ariana Frank perform in the opening scene of “Mary Poppins” during a dress rehearsal July 19 in Lake Lillian.
Small community theaters aim high with big productions
July 26, 2018 - 6:28am
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Man pleads guilty to threatening Willmar couple
July 26, 2018 - 6:25am
July 25, 2018
Teen airlifted after Meeker County crash
July 25, 2018 - 10:35am
July 24, 2018
Woman to be extradited to Nebraska
July 24, 2018 - 7:18pm
July 23, 2018
Two injured in motorcycle-deer crash
July 23, 2018 - 2:42pm
Vehicle strikes cattle on County Road 5
July 23, 2018 - 11:57am
Two injured in motorcycle-deer crash
July 23, 2018 - 11:13am
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Children play at the Destination Playground July 16 at Robbins Island Regional Park in Willmar.
A year full of play and pride: Willmar's Destination Playground exceeds goals
July 23, 2018 - 5:18am
July 22, 2018
Rand Middleton / Tribune
Little Abe Carlson, in the arms of big sister Ava, has had quite enough of petting Bubbles the Duck, held by Jenna Proehl of the New London-Spicer FFA. In background, mom Kristi snaps a photo. It was all part of the WaterDays celebration Saturday in New London.
New London celebrates WaterDays
July 22, 2018 - 6:09pm
Legion riders hold legacy fund ride across west central Minnesota
July 22, 2018 - 5:54pm
July 20, 2018
Rand Middleton / Tribune
The 25th annual Kandiyohi County Relay For Life event returned to Hodapp Field this week when its "home field" at the Willmar Middle School was considered too soft from recent rains. Luminaries line the track in memory and honor of those who have battled cancer.
Kandiyohi County Relay For Life celebrates 25 years
July 20, 2018 - 9:30pm
Tribune file photo / The gravestone purchased by John W. Albrecht remains on the gravesite of his late wife, Sandra. The gravestone purchased by some of the Albrecht siblings is stored by a local funeral home after their father and oldest brother had allegedly removed it and hid it on the family farm, where law officers recovered it.
Judge finds for children in tombstone theft in Chippewa County
July 20, 2018 - 7:21pm
Orlo and Helen Almlie, of rural Lake Lillian, are transitioning ownership of their 100-head of stock cows and calves to Cullen Fischer, a 31-year-old man they met just a couple years ago. The unique arrangement includes mentorship, friendship and a concerted effort to bring a new generation to agriculture.
Cattlemen at heart: Creativity gives next generation of farmers a boost
July 20, 2018 - 6:02pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Even the rain didn't deter siblings Ethan, left, and Mason Rhode from looking over an antique Willys car at the “Show Off Your Wheels!” car show Thursday in Sacred Heart.
Hot Wheels: Summerfest car show held in Sacred Heart
July 20, 2018 - 5:42am
July 19, 2018
Tribune file photo
Willmar School Board considers placing operating levy on fall ballot
July 19, 2018 - 6:30am