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Willmar Destination Playground Steering Committee co-captains Kathy Schwantes, from left, and Rachel Skredtvedt on Friday present Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin and City Administrator Ike Holland the key to the playground in the the ceremonial handover.
Editorial: Willmar Fests highlight by Destination Playground
2 hours 48 min ago
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Cyclists take a break during the first day of Pedal for Project Impact in July 2016 in Hawick.
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
3 hours 30 min ago
Letter: In the pocket of Big Tobacco
10 hours 50 min ago
Tablet computer with blank screen on a businessman workplace
Letter: Parents were right to question book
11 hours 9 min ago
June 23, 2017
Brau family to be honored: Refurbished Willmar Senior High auditorium to be named for family of musicians
15 hours 6 min ago
Court upholds domestic assault conviction
June 23, 2017 - 7:39am
Briana Sanchez / TribunePeople walk in and out of Rice Memorial Hospital August 2, 2016.
Rice nurses make plea to 'do the right thing' with joint venture
June 23, 2017 - 7:12am
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The Willmar City Council is considering amending the land write-down policy and business subsidy policy. The policies allow businesses to reduce the purchase price of land in the Industrial Park by bringing in new jobs and increasing the property's tax value.
Willmar may tighten land write-downs
June 23, 2017 - 6:34am
Woman charged with stealing opioids from pharmacy where she worked
June 23, 2017 - 5:07am
June 22, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Crowds gather for the Willmar Kaffe Fest celebration, the early predecessor to Willmar Fests. This old photograph is part of a larger display at North American State Bank in Willmar.
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
June 22, 2017 - 7:47am
June 21, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

The documentary "Warehoused" shows the living conditions of refugee camps in Kenya. Boys have a 50-50 chance of attending a primary school, and the number for girls is much lower. The film features a Willmar family and was shown Tuesday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.
'Warehoused' film tells Willmar family's story of separation, struggle
June 21, 2017 - 8:17pm
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A Kwik Trip convenience store and gas station is coming to Willmar. The new station will be located on the site of the current Cenex Travel Plaza on U.S. Highway 12 East. The concept art was created by Vantage Architects Inc. of La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Kwik Trip is coming to Willmar
June 21, 2017 - 7:29am
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Kasey Baker, Safe Avenues director, center, speaks Tuesday about how sex trafficking can occur and what people can do to help victims of sex trafficking. 


The Willmar Area Women's Fund partnered with CDS Financial Services and Anderson Larson Saunders & Klaassen law firm to raise funds for the Women's Fund's Caring for Women Circle Campaign. Lunch by Heglund Catering was served from a food truck in the parking lot of the two businesses.
Food Truck Fest in Willmar
June 21, 2017 - 5:18am
Willmar's Garrit Kooistra avoids a tag and scores in Tuesday's legion game against Tri-Town. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Legion Baseball: Willmar rebounds for victory
June 21, 2017 - 12:10am
June 20, 2017
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Willmar issues May building permits
June 20, 2017 - 8:22am
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