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April 20, 2016
The archaeological survey will identify sites in Lac qui Parle County. In some cases, additional work such as shown above will be undertaken to determine the scope of material that may be present at a site. (SUBMITTED)
Team to explore Lac qui Parle County’s history
April 20, 2016 - 11:48pm
March 7, 2016
Habitat for Humanity names new executive director
March 7, 2016 - 11:04pm
March 6, 2016
Marc Lenz of Willmar hauls his ice fishing gear Sunday on Foot Lake in Willmar. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff is requesting people not drive vehicles on the lake ice, as the warmer weather is causing the ice to melt. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Keep vehicles off the ice, officials warn
March 6, 2016 - 11:12pm
February 16, 2016
County considers proposal for public Wi-Fi hotspots
February 16, 2016 - 11:49pm
February 11, 2016
Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Emily Johnson Piper attends a roundtable discussion about mental health Thursday at Rice Memorial Hospital. She also visited Child and Adolescent Behavior Health Services, Community Addiction Recovery Enterprise and Lake Region Home Health with Rep. Dave Baker and Rep. Matt Dean, House health and human services finance committee chairman.
Mental health care concerns providers, policy makers
February 11, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 8, 2016
Cold temperatures could stick around through Thursday
January 8, 2016 - 11:23pm
December 21, 2015
A crowd of supporters gather Monday night at the Oaks in Willmar to see if the Koosmans win "The Great Christmas Light Fight" on ABC. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Willmar family appear in Christmas light TV show contest
December 21, 2015 - 9:06pm
December 11, 2015
Chris Schmitz of Redwood Falls plays Christmas tunes on bagpipes Friday afternoon outside J.C. Penney at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. A long-time musician, Schmitz picked up the bagpipes two years ago. He is performing throughout the region during the holidays for extra practice. He will appear about 10 a.m. today at the Calf Fiend Cafe in Redwood Falls. (CAROL SEAVEY | TRIBUNE)
Bagpiper entertains shoppers
December 11, 2015 - 11:09pm
September 22, 2015
MnDOT says rain could cause travel problems
September 22, 2015 - 10:35pm
September 1, 2015
Soybean yields are expected to be good this year in west central Minnesota. The extra bushels will be needed to make up for the price, which is about $3 less per bushel than last year, according to the latest government price reports. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Area expects high crop yields
September 1, 2015 - 11:19pm
A firefighter with the Willmar Fire Department responds to a grass fire in April of  2009 along Kandiyohi County Road 5. This week, fires were reported near Pennock, Sunburg, Atwater and Kandiyohi. (TRIBUNE/File/Carolyn Lange)
Grass fires reported in Willmar area, red flag warning issued
April 1, 2015 - 11:27pm
April 16, 2014
Spring storm continues to batter area; 8-inches of snow in Olivia, Litchfield
April 16, 2014 - 5:38pm
Snow, strong winds will make difficult travel conditions in Willmar area
April 16, 2014 - 9:48am
December 19, 2013
A light snowfall is on its way
December 19, 2013 - 9:50am
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