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May 25, 2017
Map courtesy Department of Natural Resources 

A section of the Glacial Lakes State Trail will be closed periodically this summer as updates and repairs are made. A six-mile stretch from the trailhead in Willmar to the south side of Spicer will be resurfaced this summer, along with other improvements.
Trail to be resurfaced from Willmar to Spicer
May 25, 2017 - 8:38am
Anne Polta / TribuneThe Central Community Transit logo will soon appear on buses in Meeker County as a merger between CCT and Meeker Public Transit takes effect Monday.
Joyride service begins fourth season
May 25, 2017 - 6:35am
May 20, 2017
Marriage licenses published May 20
May 20, 2017 - 9:07am
May 15, 2017
Darren Melges
Spicer man sentenced to prison for assault
May 15, 2017 - 6:23am
May 14, 2017
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Arianna Jennings lets a cat sniff her nose while volunteering Friday at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar.play button
New London-Spicer community service day
May 14, 2017 - 10:26pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo

Fisherman test the waters May 2 on Green Lake in Spicer. Explore Minnesota announced the Willmar Lakes Area will host next year’s fishing opener on Green Lake from May 10-13.
Green Lake to host 2018 governor's fishing opener
May 14, 2017 - 3:13pm
May 10, 2017
Parents request removal of book from NLS curriculum
May 10, 2017 - 9:58pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Dave Coahran, area fisheries supervisor with the state Department of Natural Resources, talks Tuesday to students from Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar about different ways to fish. Let’s Go Fishing started its 2017 season this week by hosting hundreds of students from Willmar and New London-Spicer on Green Lake.play button
Let's Go Fishing launches big season
May 10, 2017 - 5:15am
May 9, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Josslyn Heck, from left, Alejandra Mejia and Mercedes Turrubiates write down ideas for characters for a book. They were among about 450 students assembled May 1 at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar to hear children's author Lisa Bullard speak about telling and writing stories.
Expert advises Willmar students: Minnesota author speaks to Willmar elementary students
May 9, 2017 - 6:04am
April 24, 2017
Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune
State Rep. Dave Baker, R-Willmar, from left, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., and state Sen. Andrew Lang, R-Olivia, listen to a question during a town hall Saturday afternoon at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in rural Spicer.
Rep. Peterson, legislators Baker and Lang discuss various issues
April 24, 2017 - 12:32am
April 21, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune file photo

Marketing Concepts of Spicer has apparently pulled out of a pending deal to purchase and redevelop the Nelsen's Laundry site in downtown Willmar. Contamination was discovered at the site following an environmental review.
Marketing Concepts pulls out of Nelsen's Laundry purchase in Willmar
April 21, 2017 - 7:32am
April 20, 2017
FILE PHOTO: A bag of heroin seized by police sits next to Narcan, a drug for treating overdoses. (Steve Kuchera/Duluth News Tribune)
U.S. Rep. Peterson to host bipartisan meeting on opioid issues Saturday at PWELC
April 20, 2017 - 6:48am
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Laura Woltjer of Spicer was named Distinguished Young Woman of Willmar Area
Woltjer named Distinguished Young Woman
April 20, 2017 - 2:00am
April 19, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of the 7th Congressional district in Minnesota. Forum News Service file photo
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
New London man pleads guilty in stalking case
April 19, 2017 - 7:14am
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