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January 2, 2018
FILE PHOTO: Carrie Underwood sings at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in 2016. She is scheduled to return to WE Fest as a headliner in August 2018. Forum News Service photo
Carrie Underwood warns fans she 'might look a bit different' after 'gruesome' injury
January 2, 2018 - 7:20am
December 31, 2017
A Saturday afternoon crowd listens to jazz at Club Saratoga. The weekly jazz sessions have attracted a loyal following. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Where jazz takes center stage: Club Saratoga maintains loyal following with Saturday music tradition
December 31, 2017 - 6:04am
December 23, 2017
Erik "Doc" Christiansen, former choir director of Stillwater Area High School, acknowledges his students on Dec. 17, 2012, during the Winter Concert at Stillwater Area High School. (Courtesy of Stillwater Area Public Schools)
Documentary will feature legendary Minnesota choir director
December 23, 2017 - 3:11pm
December 15, 2017
Music college abruptly closes in St. Paul; students, faculty shocked, saddened
December 15, 2017 - 8:35am
December 8, 2017
Kid Rock takes the stage as headliner during WE Fest 2016 at Soo Pass Ranch on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. Matt Hellman / The Forum
Kid Rock to headline Moondance Jam in northern Minn.
December 8, 2017 - 4:50pm
November 29, 2017
Ashton Kutcher and his mother, played by Debra Winger, in "The Ranch." MUST CREDIT: Greg Gayne, Netflixplay button
'Greatest Love Story' is the surprise country hit of the year - with some help from Netflix
November 29, 2017 - 3:59pm
April 10, 2014
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4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
April 10, 2014 - 9:24am
March 8, 2014
Video: Second Grade Song Fest is held at Roosevelt School
March 8, 2014 - 2:23pm
March 7, 2014
West Central Tribune staffers Ron Adams, left, and Dan Burdett pose for a photo in a game of musical poker in Willmar, Minn. The duo, who share an unbridled passion for all things music, were wagering their list of top songs of the year during the friendly game. (Tribune illustration/photo by Gary Miller)
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
March 7, 2014 - 9:06am
January 17, 2014
‘Jazz In January’ dinner and dance slated for Saturday
January 17, 2014 - 4:40pm
December 26, 2013
Singer Justin Bieber performs at Staples Center during his Believe Tour in Los Angeles, California June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Justin Bieber flirts with retirement In Christmas Eve tweets (Video)
December 26, 2013 - 10:09am
December 19, 2013
The Willmar High School Choir performs “Carol of the Bells” during a holiday lunch meeting of the All Service Clubs at the Willmar Convention Center.play button
Video: "Carol of the Bells" by the Willmar High School Choir
December 19, 2013 - 4:46pm
November 26, 2013
Sheryl Crow to headline 2013 Holiday Train
November 26, 2013 - 10:46pm
November 18, 2013
Members of the University of Minnesota Marching Band perform Saturday in the Willmar Senior High Gymnasium. The band, comprised of more than 300 musicians, performed two concerts during the event, now in its 52nd year. Some 4,000 people were estimated to have attended the shows. Submitted photo by Dennis Benson
Big night for U band, music programs
November 18, 2013 - 11:49pm
Dennis Benson, who tuned the piano Monday at First Baptist Church in Willmar, has honed his skills during the past 46 years. In that time, he has tuned for well-known country artists, actors and singers. Tribune photos by Gary Miller
Willmar piano tuner plays ‘key’ role in an artist’s performance
November 18, 2013 - 11:38pm