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April 16, 2012
Josiah Seehusen, 7, of Raymond, supplies the wind power to propel his milk carton boat down a rain gutter Saturday during the annual Scout Expo at the Willmar City Auditoruim.  The Scout Spirit Expo, hosted by the Trailblazer District, featured numerous interactive displays and a pinewood derby. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Scout expo
April 16, 2012 - 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
January 10, 2011
Daniel Farrell, 12, of the Maplewood Boy Scouts, uses a frozen plastic bottle as a ball to play a round of ice bowling during the regional jamboree Saturday at Robbins Island in Willmar. Scouts also took part in campfire building, skating and snow-shoeing during the day of winter activities. Tribune photoby Ron Adams
Ice bowling
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
April 12, 2010
Scout troop leader from KMS, Micah Driscoll, right, helps Caleb Justin, 11, of Maynard with a rope-making activity Saturday during the annual Scout Expo at the Willmar City Auditorium. The local scout troops observed 100 years of scouting along with the day's other expo activities and competitions. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Scout Expo
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
March 29, 2010
Elizabeth Mangen, 13, from left, Jaylee Schanus, 13, and Claire Schmitz, 13, all Girl Scouts from Willmar Troop 3500, sell Girl Scout cookies at a booth Saturday near Foot Locker in Willmar's Kandi Mall. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Indulge yourself
March 29, 2010 - 12:00am
November 30, 2009
Troop leader Michael Gratz, left, fills a plate of pancakes for Stephen Vera, 12, of Willmar during the Boy Scout Troop 224 pancake feed at Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Better come hungry
November 30, 2009 - 12:00am
September 8, 2009
Ross Swartz of Willmar works on the construction of a composting bin, which he built for his Eagle Scout project. The bin was built alongside the Willmar Community Garden located behind the Community Center. (Tribune photos by Ron Adams)
Eagle Scout projects benefit Community Garden
September 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
Tom LaPatka, 17, of Willmar, right, adds a block Tuesday to a retaining wall he is constructing beneath the flag pole at the Kandiyohi County Law Enforcement Center in north Willmar. LaPatka and a group of fellow Boy Scouts from Troop 227, including Mike McLain, 15, left, and A.J. Derouin, 14, center, are installing a flower bed at the site as part of LaPatka's Eagle Scout Project. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Joint effort
August 19, 2009 - 12:00am
March 30, 2009
Bryan Sietsema, 8, of Olivia, left, and Braden Mead, 7, of Granite Falls plant seeds Saturday in their bottle terrariums during the annual Scout Expo at the Willmar Auditorium. The event featured numerous activities for Scouts,including pinewood car races, craft displays and games. The theme of the event was ?Outdoor Fun.?
Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Video report from Willmar Boy Scout Expo 2009
March 30, 2009 - 12:47pm