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Willmar Civic Center

September 15, 2017
Willmar WarHawks forward Jordan Cooper skates with the puck into the offensive zone in Thursday's practice at the Willmar Civic Center. Jake Schultz / Tribune
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks ready for second season
September 15, 2017 - 6:10pm
September 9, 2017
Local Roundup: WarHawks set for scrimmage
September 9, 2017 - 10:45am
September 8, 2017
Tribune file photo 

The Willmar City Council is considering completion of a master plan for the Civic Center. One of the possible improvements discussed has been a dedicated curling facility.
Willmar Civic Center master plan back on the table
September 8, 2017 - 7:01am
Curt Hogg / Tribune file photo

The Willmar WarHawks host the Alexandria Blizzard at the Willmar Civic Center in this January file photo. A new sound system approved by the Willmar City Council should help fans of the junior hockey team follow the action, and the team has agreed to front the $45,000 cost of the system while the city decides from where to reallocate funds.
Willmar Civic Center to get an audio upgrade
September 8, 2017 - 6:32am
April 19, 2017
RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNELife Connections 2016 at Civic Center on Friday.
Life Connections opens Thursday evening, continues Friday
April 19, 2017 - 10:38pm
Rand Middleton / Tribune file photo

The West Central Tribune's annual Life Connections event, shown here in 2016, opens Thursday night at the Willmar Civic Center and continues all day Friday. This is the first year the event takes place over two days.
Life Connections opens Thursday evening, continues Friday
April 19, 2017 - 9:46pm
March 15, 2017
Curlers seek own ice in Kandiyohi County
March 15, 2017 - 10:41pm
December 9, 2016
Tough night on ice
December 9, 2016 - 5:40am
December 8, 2016
Willmar goaltender Gunner Banks tries to stop a shot from Brainerd/Little Falls forward Wyatt Andres. Andres finished with four goals in the game. Banks made 31 saves in two periods. Jake Schultz / Tribune.
Tough night on ice
December 8, 2016 - 11:45pm
January 26, 2016
A film of water covers the Cardinals Ice Arena Sunday, forcing the rink to close. Rob Baumgarn, Willmar Civic Center director, said the sheet was up and ready to go by Tuesday evening and will resume regular scheduling today. (JEFF NEWBERG | SUBMITTED)
Broken chiller melts ice at Cardinal Arena
January 26, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 20, 2015
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Video: Something done, something started
May 20, 2015 - 7:49am
March 10, 2015
Farmers and others interested in agriculture visit the West Central Ag Show Tuesday at the Willmar Civic Center. The show continues today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
West Central Ag Show
March 10, 2015 - 11:39pm
February 11, 2015
TRIBUNE / Rand Middleton
The city of Willmar plans to install new dehumidification equipment this year at the Blue Line Arena. New dehumidification equipment also is planned for Cardinal Arena. The new dehumidification systems are budgeted for 2015, and the city is looking at upgrading or replacing the aging ice-making refrigeration systems in both arenas in 2016. This compressor has been online since the first week of January 1980 when the Civic Center opened.
Improvements planned at Willmar’s Cardinal Arena and Blue Line Arena
February 11, 2015 - 11:30pm
September 22, 2014
Troy Ciernia, arena manager, shows Willmar City Council members areas of the Willmar Civic Center where renovations will be done or repairs are needed. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Willmar City Council members tour facilities ahead of possible tax levy increases
September 22, 2014 - 11:22pm
May 14, 2014
Ridgewater’s Willmar commencement on Friday
May 14, 2014 - 11:40pm