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July 3, 2016
Dozens gather Saturday at Bethel Lutheran Church in downtown Willmar in support of the grieving Somali community after the accidental drowning of two Willmar boys Tuesday. They were laid to rest Wednesday. A walk was organized Saturday. (Linda Vanderwerf/Tribune)
Willmar turns out Saturday to show support after death of two boys
July 3, 2016 - 12:20pm
July 2, 2016
Willmar seeks to preserve service during airport transition
July 2, 2016 - 12:10am
Eric Rudningen, owner of Eric's Aviation Services and also the operations supervisor at the Willmar Municipal Airport, works on a plane's engine Wednesday. Rudningen and a few other businesses based at the airport are able to provide airplane maintenance, an important service while the city seeks a new fixed-base operator. (Shelby Lindrud/Tribune)
Willmar Airport open for business as usual
July 2, 2016 - 12:09am
A new trailer, purchased with a grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, will help improve local capacity for caring for companion animals in a disaster. (Anne Polta/Tribune)
New trailer helps Humane Society with disaster preparedness
July 2, 2016 - 12:08am
Records published July 2
July 2, 2016 - 12:01am
July 1, 2016
Man sentenced to probation, stayed prison after ramming Swift County sheriff's car
July 1, 2016 - 7:24pm
Walk Saturday to show support for Willmar's Muslim community
July 1, 2016 - 5:16pm
Woman airlifted after Danube crash
July 1, 2016 - 3:22pm
June 30, 2016
The first piece of the traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall is placed onto the track Thursday at Robbins Island Park in Willmar where it can viewed today and all through the holiday weekend. (BRIAN EDWARDS | TRIBUNE)
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall replica open for viewing in Willmar
June 30, 2016 - 11:36pm
Committee recommends Willmar City Council approve human resources position
June 30, 2016 - 11:30pm
Lines at the dairy were long. (BRIAN EDWARDS | WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE)
Meadow Star Dairy draws quite the crowd
June 30, 2016 - 11:25pm
Police receive report of child firing gun
June 30, 2016 - 11:19pm
Abdullahi Maalm indicates where donations are being accepted at his downtown Willmar store to benefit the families of the two boys who drowned Tuesday in Foot Lake. Checks may be made out to and mailed to Abdilahi Omar, 222 4th Street S.W., Willmar, MN 56201. Idris Hussein, 10, and Ahmed Hashi, 11, were buried Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Alert system aided search for missing Willmar boys
June 30, 2016 - 11:09pm
Emergency responders at the scene Tuesday where two boys were pulled from Foot Lake. (GRETCHEN BROWN | TRIBUNE)
Debriefing lets searchers gather to discuss boys' drownings
June 30, 2016 - 11:03pm
Rand Middleton, longtime West Central Tribune reporter and photographer.
Middleton: Everyday player hangs up spikes
June 30, 2016 - 10:55pm