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Brothers Zachary (left), Garrett and Jordon Carlson of Motley share a laugh together on Wednesday, May 16, at Motley City Hall. They have earned every Boy Scouts of America merit badge and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest scouting award. Frank Lee / Forum News Serviceplay button
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
May 20, 2018 - 10:19am
May 2, 2018
Boy Scouts say their pledge at the National Scout Jamboree in Fort A.P. Hill, Va., July 28, 2010. The Boy Scouts of America announced plans on Oct. 11, 2017, to broadly accept girls, marking a historic shift for the century-old organization and setting off a debate about where girls better learn how to be leaders. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Boy Scouts drop the 'boy' as they welcome girls to Scouts BSA
May 2, 2018 - 5:22pm
February 8, 2017
A Boy Scouts of America uniform is pictured in San Diego. REUTERS/Staff
Boy, 9, welcomed as first transgender member in Boy Scouts
February 8, 2017 - 3:16pm
November 10, 2016
Ben Earley, left, Liam Earley and William Earley show their Certificates of Merit -- heroism awards from the National Council of Boy Scouts. (Mathias Baden / Forum News Service)
Minnesota Scout family honored for actions during fatal crash
November 10, 2016 - 10:46am
December 12, 2014
TRIBUNE/Carolyn Lange
The Scout Troop 228 hut and garage in New London will have to be removed if Peace Lutheran Church, which owns the land, is successful in selling the property next week.
Scout Troop 228 in New London must relocate if church land is sold
December 12, 2014 - 10:58pm
December 1, 2013
A group of Willmar Scouts help place wreaths on veteran's graves Saturday at the St. Mary Cemetery in Willmar. The group from St. Mary's Scout Troop 227 placed wreaths, purchased with money donated by the church, on all of the veteran graves in the cemetery.  play button
Video: Scouts Place Wreaths on Veterans Graves
December 1, 2013 - 11:49am
November 12, 2012
Jesse Albrecht of Grove City attaches an Eagle Scout project brass plate to the side of the new outdoor animal shelter Sunday at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar. Albrecht was recognized for his work constructing a roof over the shelter's outdoor kennel. Albrecht headed the project, which involved more than 130 hours of labor from several of his fellow Scouts and Scout leaders from Troop 221 in Atwater. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Shelter project
November 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 13, 2012
Nick Hulstrand, of Willmar's Boy Scout Troop 565, paints the flag pole above military graves Saturday at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar. Hulstrand was completing his Eagle Scout project  with help from a group of volunteers who helped raise several grave markers and clean grave stones. Tribune photo by  Ron Adams
Fixing up Fairview
August 13, 2012 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Winter camping made easy
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
November 29, 2010
Charles Ulrich III, 18, left, serves a plate of pancakes to Deb Hill of Cook at Calvary Lutheran Church Saturday during the troop's annual Scout pancake feed. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Annual Scout pancake feed
November 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
The property includes this 75-foot tall overlook of the Lac qui Parle River. The view looks over the Lac qui Parle County Park and the pioneer cemetery preserved in the park. Many of the graves in the small cemetery are those of children who died in a diphtheria epidemic in the 1870's. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Park looks to expand
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
September 4, 2010
Marge Hanson, membership specialist at the Willmar office of the Girls Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin Lakes and Pines, stands by the Camp Sanderson sign on Nest Lake near Spicer. On Oct. 1 the ownership of the camp will be transferred to this Girl Scout council. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Ownership of Spicer's Girl Scout camp is in home dist.
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2010
From left, Patrick Moore of Clean Up our River Environment, Jennessa Runia, and Heather Beukhof, Montevideo Girl Scout leader, view a sign at Prien's Landing. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Showing the way to a journey of discovery
August 14, 2010 - 12:00am
August 10, 2010
Doug Warszynski, owner of General Mailing, has operated a Boy Scouting retail outlet since 2006. Warszynski is an Eagle Scout and local troop leader, and he and his wife, Mary, also are the parents of an Eagle Scout. (Tribune photo by Anne Polta)
Store fills niche for area's Boy Scouts
August 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 8, 2010
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
February 8, 2010 - 12:00am