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June 9, 2016
A crew of volunteers shingle the roof of Grace Baptist Church's new sanctuary Thursday at the church just north of Willmar. A church-building crew from St. Charles, Missouri, has been working on the building this week. (LINDA VANDERWERF | TRIBUNE)
Volunteers help Willmar church build new sanctuary
June 9, 2016 - 10:58pm
May 20, 2016
Let’s Go Fishing is launching its 2016 season Monday. Director Joe Holm, right, lifts fishing rods and reels to Kevin Rache, a volunteer with the Willmar chapter, as they equip a pontoon boat for the season ahead. They were busy outfitting the pontoons Friday at the chapter’s office along U.S. Highway 71 in Willmar. (Tom Cherveny | Tribune)
New crew on board to launch 2016 season for Let’s Go Fishing
May 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
May 12, 2016
Retired Willmar teacher honored for his service on credit union board
May 12, 2016 - 5:23am
February 2, 2016
Doc Watson and his wife Elaine talk Tuesday with Willmar Area Food Shelf volunteers and staff at Watson’s appreciation luncheon. Shelby Lindrud | Tribune
Willmar Food Shelf celebrates dedication of long-time volunteer
February 2, 2016 - 10:06pm
December 23, 2015
Maggie Harp plays the piano and Marie Nelson plays the cello Wednesday at the garden court outside the cafeteria at Rice Memorial Hospital. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)play button
Volunteers bring music to Rice Memorial Hospital
December 23, 2015 - 11:12pm
Jennifer Johnson of Willmar paints the trellis over the front walk Kim Schmit’s home in Willmar. Johnson was part of a 30-person crew of volunteers from a national Jennie-O Turkey Store corporate conference. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
‘It’s good to give back’
September 23, 2015 - 10:34pm
June 17, 2015
Alzheimer’s group launches education effort
June 17, 2015 - 11:41pm
March 23, 2015
 Erin Zondervan helps seventh-grader Salman Ahmed, 12, with his math assignment. Zondervan is a youth service student volunteer and spends her time committing random acts of kindness, taking on service projects and volunteering with younger students in the district. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Youth service students make a difference in Willmar schools
March 23, 2015 - 11:28am
Wayne Emberland has logged 1,000 hours driving Kandiyohi County veterans to the VA in St. Cloud. He’s being honored for this milestone next week in St. Cloud. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Veteran logs 1,000 hours driving fellow veterans to VA
May 23, 2014 - 3:00am
November 12, 2013
Carol Benson has been a volunteer with Rice Hospice for 30 years. She spends her time there maintaining the volunteer and bereavement databases, managing the newsletter and helping with whatever is needed. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
Rural Kandiyohi volunteer logs 30 years with Rice Hospice program
November 12, 2013 - 11:45pm
July 25, 2013
A benefit will be held this weekend for Vicki Dew, pictured Thursday in her office at Walmart in Willmar. Dew, who has helped raised thousands of dollars for charitable efforts, is battling lymphoma. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Community to give back to Willmar, Minn., volunteer battling lymphoma
July 25, 2013 - 11:50pm
October 1, 2012
Emily Walz of Pennock works Saturday as a finisher, trimming extra strings and adding a note, during the annual Sew-a-Thon at the Willmar Community Center. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Volunteers sew tote bags Saturday in Willmar, Minn.
October 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 23, 2012
Willmar, Minn., couple honored for hospice volunteering
April 23, 2012 - 7:30am
Kandiyohi County, Minn., VSO seeking veterans as hospice volunteers
April 23, 2012 - 7:30am
October 14, 2011
Mike Haubris of Spicer, left, greets Lady, an Australian Shepherd who belongs to Kathy Strom of Willmar, during the annual Volunteer Fair conducted Thursday at the Willmar Community Center. Lady is a therapy dog who works with Rice Hospice.The Volunteer Fair gave the various agencies a chance to connect with potential volunteers in the community and also to showcase the services the rganizations offer. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar, Minn., volunteer fair
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am