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September 13, 2013
Willmar Avenue Southwest project to begin Monday
September 13, 2013 - 11:22pm
September 12, 2013
Grass Lake project ready to move ahead
September 12, 2013 - 12:02am
May 9, 2012
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Slowing the Racing Mind blog: A review of 'The Bully Project'
May 9, 2012 - 9:15am
March 10, 2012
Jodi Neis, left, and Deb Kleven sort through dresses on the racks in a theater dressing room at Willmar Senior High. The dresses have been donated to The Bella Project, which will loan them to girls attending Willmar's May 4 prom. (Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf)
Bella Project gearing up to help Willmar, Minn., girls afford the prom
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
December 28, 2011
Willmar Municipal Utilities Commissioner Matt Schrupp on Tuesday questioned part of the financial analysis provided by tenKsolar of Minneapolis for a 600-kilowatt-hour solar energy project. (Tribune photos by Gary Miller)
Utilities Commission rejects further study of proposed solar energy project in Willmar, Minn.
December 28, 2011 - 12:00am
December 6, 2011
State senator tours proposed project at Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn.
December 6, 2011 - 3:50pm
Phoenix Project aims to put local foods in mainstream markets
September 6, 2011 - 12:00am
September 5, 2011
Ryan Haines, 15, an Eagle Scout from Willmar Pack 432 finishes up work on his Eagle Scout project of building three raised gardens for the community garden near the Willmar Community Center on Saturday. Haines began work on his project in May and has worked on it through the summer with help from 15 collaborators.  The gardens will be of benefit to elderly and disabled clients at the community garden.
Raised Gardens built at Willmar Community Garden
September 5, 2011 - 4:07pm
June 13, 2011
Tribune file photo
Cyclists wait Oct. 16, 2007, for the inaugural run of the Minneapolis Bike Tour to begin. With the first Pedal for Project Impact, which begins at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Minnwest Technology Campus Lifecenter parking lot, Willmar will join Minneapolis and many other communities in the state that stage bicycle rides. Project Impact provides support and safety planning for children who have lived with violence in their homes.
Bike ride planned to benefit Safe Avenues children's programming
June 13, 2011 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
The Olson Lake brood marsh and public hunting area near Raymond is making a comeback. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Olson Lake making a comeback in west central Minn.
May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
April 30, 2011
Shingo Yamane, right, a foreign exchange student from Japan studying in Clara City, and Glen Jacobsen, rural Bird Island, give Jacobsen's new Souris Canoe its maiden run April 23 on the Chippewa River. The river's bluffs offer a look back at more than 100,000 years of geological and glacial history in the area. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Chippewa River run: Trip offers modern perspective
April 30, 2011 - 8:01am
December 8, 2010
This aerial view shows the Project Turnabout and Vanguard residential treatment facilities and campus on the west edge of Granite Falls. A July 2000 tornado had destroyed much of the campus, but it was rebuilt without missing a beat. Submitted
Turnabout marks milestone
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Community meeting scheduled on Paynesville school project
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 11, 2010
Former addict urges parents to say 'yes' to talking about drugs with their teens
November 11, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2010
Single steel poles will replace the existing timber 'H' frame utility poles. The project calls for replacing the 115-kilovolt line with a 345-kilovolt line. Submitted
CAPX line expansion on the fast track, YM board told
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am