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Erica Dischino / Tribune

Volunteer Hamdi Kosar prepares both Somali and English books in a classroom at the recently opened Community Integration Center in downtown Willmar, where both languages will be taught. Kosar said she has never taught before. “It was important for me to share my knowledge so (newcomers) can feel more at home here,” she said. “Someone did it for me so I want to do for them.”
Community Integration Center opens in downtown Willmar
2 hours 4 min ago
Maria Moreno of Willmar holds her son, Davian, 4, in the dining room of their home in Willmar. She came to this country from Honduras when she was 10, and the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals has allowed her to build a better, more secure life for her and her son.
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DACA changed her life and helped her feel like she belonged
14 hours 45 min ago
Rep. Dave Baker
Rep. Baker urges Congress to repeal recent drug act policy
15 hours 50 min ago
October 22, 2017
Delta Dental awards grant to Rice dental clinic
22 hours 30 min ago
October 21, 2017
Letter: Memories of Foot Lake
October 21, 2017 - 3:32pm
Tribune Opinion: Staff works to fix City Hall water damage
October 21, 2017 - 10:25am
Commonwealth Development 

The 15th Street Flats project was awarded millions of dollars in tax credits to move the development forward. One of the next steps is to completed detailed drawings of the building. This is a concept drawing of what the building could look like, presented to the Willmar City Council in late May.
15th Street Flats clears major hurdle
October 21, 2017 - 10:19am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Stephen Wenztell, left, is sworn in Friday as a new judge in the Eighth Judicial District by his brother and fellow judge, Michael Wentzell, right. Stephen's wife and son, Jessica and Ryan, stood with him during the investiture ceremony at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar.
Wentzell takes his place on 8th District bench
October 21, 2017 - 10:10am
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Willmar Senior High School teacher Christina Kurhajetz, right, works in a lab during a weeklong Food and Drug Administration workshop on food safety in July. Kurhajetz was one of 30 teachers across the nation chosen for the workshop.
Willmar teacher studies food safety at FDA workshop
October 21, 2017 - 10:07am
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Willmar School Board to meet Monday at high school
October 21, 2017 - 9:16am
October 20, 2017
Police and other emergency personnel respond to a shooting July 23 on the 400 block of 11th Street Northwest of Willmar. Jake Schultz / Tribune file phtoo
Kandiyohi County attorney awaits full reports in Willmar officer-involved shooting
October 20, 2017 - 7:24pm
Supreme Court temporarily suspends Willmar attorney
October 20, 2017 - 6:10pm
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
A Cessna aircraft made a forced landing Wednesday in a soybean field along 75th Street Southwest, just southwest of the Willmar Municipal Airport. Eric Rudningen, who was one of two individuals in the crash, said Friday that he is OK but unable to comment further until the investigations are complete.
Kerkhoven man says he's OK after plane crash near Willmar
October 20, 2017 - 4:39pm
Two more charges filed in pig's foot incident
October 20, 2017 - 10:25am
October 19, 2017
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Volunteers with the Willmar chapter of Let's Go fishing host Bethesda Daybreak residents on an outing in June. The local volunteers hosted more than 2,000 guests in 2017, a record season.
Let's Go Fishing chapter reports biggest year yet
October 19, 2017 - 11:24pm
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