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Robert Bierl, left, and Christian Janitschke cut components for the Destination Playground Thursday at Robbins Island in Willmar.
Destination Playground volunteers complete their work in Willmar
9 hours 29 min ago
Joseph Schleeter
New London man faces new felony charges for violating no-contact order
10 hours 23 min ago
Kandiyohi man faces drug sale charges
11 hours 29 min ago
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
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Willmar Senior High School Art Club members Sonja Madsen, from left, Peyton Mueske, Abdi Hawadle and Abigail Thompson work May 17 on painting a piano that will be displayed outside The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar for the summer. Through the program Pianos on Parade, the  brightly painted upright piano now displays scenes from the area in all four seasons.
Pianos on Parade comes to Willmar
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
Tom Cherveny | Tribune Many of the fatal accidents associated with drowsy driving occur on rural, two lane roads during the night hours.
Opening eyes to danger on the road
May 25, 2017 - 6:59am
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 24, 2017
Letter: Give families options for early childhood education
May 24, 2017 - 10:43pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Rice Memorial Hospital, August 2, 2016. This image was created by a series of images.
Willmar hospital and clinic seek affiliation with CentraCare of St. Cloud
May 24, 2017 - 10:33pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Blue Cross Blue Shield volunteers Dawn Stranik and Melody Bialke sand down and drill holes into rubber toppers that will go on top of posts along the fence of the Destination Playground Tuesday, May 23, at Robbins Island in Willmar. There were part of a group of Blue Cross Blue Shield volunteers who came from St. Paul Tuesday to volunteer for the playground build.play button
Destination Playground build continues
May 24, 2017 - 6:55am
May 23, 2017
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
May 23, 2017 - 11:24pm
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Erik Belgum, Elite Sneakers, right, talks to Cassidy Hanson, left and Sophi Schmitz, center, Monday, May 15, at the MinnWest Technology Campus auditorium during the CEO Trade Show. Belgum decided to buy, design and resell shoes for his business.play button
Students unveil businesses: CEO Trade Show highlights young entrepreneurs
May 23, 2017 - 7:10am
Ross Marcus signs a statement of support. (Submitted)
Ross Marcus recognized for support of military
May 23, 2017 - 6:49am
Nate Boie
Boie promoted by CDS
May 23, 2017 - 6:23am
Josh Meyer
Meyer promoted by Jennie-O Turkey Store
May 23, 2017 - 6:11am
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