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October 8, 2017
Members of the Northern Bedrock Historic Preservations Corps added sections to scaffolding standing next to the original Saint Mary & Joseph’s Catholic Church on Thursday, Oct. 5. The workers are replacing the cedar shake roof and rebuilding the 133-year-old structure’s bell tower. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
Youthful crew giving life to 133-year-old house of worship on Fond du Lac Reservation
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
June 29, 2016
This forest green 1968 Dodge Coronet R/T was restored by members of Larry Bajari's family. The car now mirrors one Bajari bought new for $3,400 in 1967. (TRIBUNE PHOTO BY DAN BURDETT)
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Family of rural New London man restores his classic muscle car
June 29, 2016 - 3:01pm
May 6, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Maintain momentum to clean up Great Lakes
May 6, 2016 - 12:18am
May 5, 2015
Grass Lake restoration project gets go-ahead
May 5, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 1, 2014
House looks at $850 million bonding bill, with $125 million more in cash
April 1, 2014 - 11:53am
August 3, 2013
Restoration of the former Lake Andrew Township hall and District 25 School is now complete with an open house set for 2-5 p.m. on Aug. button
District 25 school house renovated, open house scheduled (with video)
August 3, 2013 - 3:00am
May 28, 2011
One of the more dramatic examples of the shoreline damage experienced on Kandiyohi County lakes is seen on this 30-foot bluff on the Nest Lake, shown both from above the shoreline.  (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Restoring lost habitat
May 28, 2011 - 6:00am
Spring song may be falling silent on bomming grounds
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
May 14, 2011
Deb, left, and Lloyd Hoekstra unveil the Olson Lake -- Adam Hoekstra dedication plaque May 7 during the Olson Lake dedication near Raymond. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Restored waterfowl lake site in west central Minnesota to remember Adam Hoekstra
May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
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
Owners John and Patty Nefstead have spent more than three years transforming the former Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Lillian into an event center. Just this weekend the couple came up with a name for their enterprise: the Kermit Burton Big House. A view of the main floor here shows the choir loft and the roof beams, both of which were preserved. (Tribune photo by Anne Polta)
Born again: Local couple transforms Lake Lillian church into event center
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
City Council receives comparison report on Willmar's private street sweeper service
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
September 16, 2010
Editorial: Work on vital Grass Lake site continues
September 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Loren Engelby of the Kandiyohi County Public Works Department addresses an audience Tuesday during the Grass Lake stakeholders meeting at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Grass Lake restoration discussed at meeting attended by stakeholders
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Jeanette Jacobson, of Roseland, keeps her balance on a steep slope on the west shore of Green Lake Wednesday in Spicer while helping to plant 4,000 native Minnesota flowers and grasses in a shoreline restoration project. By planting seeds and established plants, it's hoped that the mix will hold the soil in place, absorb rainwater and provide an attractive natural shoreline. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Project will restore a piece of Green Lake shoreline and serve as education site for homeowners
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am