Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

News

September 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The new community education director for Willmar Public Schools, Scott Wallner, is shown Friday in his office at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar where he discussed his upcoming plans for the department.
New community ed director likes what he sees in Willmar
September 5, 2018 - 11:09pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Records published Sept. 5
September 5, 2018 - 5:19am
September 3, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Aaron Pilarski, the Willmar School District's buildings and grounds manager, said keeping the buildings appealing and in good repair is important to people's experience with the district. He is shown in front of the updated entrance of Jefferson Learning Center as he gave a tour of several maintenance and improvement projects completed this summer in the district.
Students will see lots of building updates when classes resume Tuesday in Willmar School District
September 3, 2018 - 8:14pm
September 2, 2018
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Soybean farmers to get $3.6 billion initially from USDA trade package
September 2, 2018 - 2:52pm
August 30, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

A seventh-grade student works on math homework at a Willmar Middle School after-school program in this October file photo. Willmar Middle School students’ math scores surpass the state average and their progress was highlighted when the school district conducted its annual public hearing on its World’s Best Workforce progress recently.
New state school monitoring system offers compliments, assistance to others
August 30, 2018 - 4:35pm
August 28, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

Teacher Neil Pearson looks at an engine during the Power Shop course he teaches at Willmar Senior High School. Pearson was named the 2018 State Agriculture Education Teacher of the Year, as well as Regional Agriculture Education Teacher of the Year for the Upper Midwest.
Willmar ag teacher wins regional award
August 28, 2018 - 6:52am
Erica Dischino / Tribune
First-grade teachers Jenna Bosch, left, and Marilin Benn discuss reading structure for their classes at Roosevelt Elementary School during a training Monday at Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar.
Prepping for school in Willmar
August 28, 2018 - 5:43am
August 27, 2018
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Michelle Rook / Agweek
Soybean farmers to get $3.6 billion initially from USDA trade package
August 27, 2018 - 4:47pm
August 26, 2018
The mural on the Agtegra elevator in Faulkton, S.D., can be seen for miles. This is the view drivers coming from the east have as they approach town. Photo taken Aug. 15. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
The power of art: World-renowned muralist adds his mark to South Dakota grain elevator
August 26, 2018 - 3:02pm
August 25, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Work-study student Bethany Millington, left, helps George Schlegel find a textbook Friday at the Ridgewater College campus in Willmar.
Classes start Monday at Ridgewater College
August 25, 2018 - 5:25am
August 19, 2018
Hannah Barberg started Hannah's Sweets last year as a way to raise funds for her favorite charity, the Children's Shelter of Cebu. She set up her bakery stand outside her family's home on Thursday. She's been baking since she was just 3 years old. Marie Johnson / Forum News Service
10-year-old baker and fundraiser, Hannah Barberg, has found the right recipe for making a difference
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 18, 2018
Bailey Hovland / Tribune
On top of the 8-foot high walkway, Bob Hermann of Litchfield points out the site where the buckskinners will be camping this weekend during the annual Forest City Stockade Summer Rendezvous.
History comes alive at Summer Rendezvous at Forest City Stockade
August 18, 2018 - 9:21am
August 16, 2018
New London Music Festival is Saturday
August 16, 2018 - 4:25pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Dave Holmquist, from top left, Charlie Orth, Steve Verhelst, Anton Switajewski and Ben Mooberry, front, perform a sword fight during a scene from “The Three Musketeers.” The production opens tonight and runs through Aug. 24 at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar.
'Three Musketeers' opens tonight at The Barn
August 16, 2018 - 4:17pm
August 12, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Taya Schwitters, 6, front, and Ella Schwitters, 10, feed a tiger during the Bengal tiger show Saturday at the Kandiyohi County Fair in Willmar.
It's a wrap on 2018 Kandiyohi County Fair
August 12, 2018 - 4:41pm
randomness