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Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
Clinton tabs Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
Tim Huber's attorney argues lack of probable cause in seeking dismissal of murder indictment
Confusion on procedure takes new Willmar position off council table
Richards lifts Glenwood past BOLD and into state tournament
KRA revs up after weather delays
Roundup: VFW I heads into playoffs on hot streak
Sano breaks slump, leads Twins to victory
Stingers' rally fall short in loss to La Crosse
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Dahl -- Schow
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
June 28, 2016
Foot Lake 4 registrations totaled 669 Saturday
The 22nd annual Foot Lake 4 run/walk around lower Foot Lake was one of the warmer ones. It was also one of the larger in terms of registrations...
June 28, 2016 - 11:42am
June 26, 2016
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
The Little Crow Water Ski Team of New London performed their 2016 Little Crow All-School Reunion Show on Saturday evening in bright sunshine...
June 26, 2016 - 9:22am
June 25, 2016
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
The two-hour Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade featured five marching bands (See KMS Saints Marching Band in separate video) and 110 units. Royalty...
June 25, 2016 - 4:57pm
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
The award-winning KMS Saints Marching Band thrilled the crowd along the Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade route on Saturday with their playing,...
June 25, 2016 - 3:23pm
June 24, 2016
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
The Willmar Cardettes practice Friday morning on the eve of the Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade. Here they are in their traditional parade-practice...
June 24, 2016 - 9:30am
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
The Willmar Fests Ambassadors candidates introduce themselves to the public during the Junior Royalty program at the Block Party. They later...
June 24, 2016 - 6:50am
Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marches on
The 2016 Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marched in full sunshine Thursday evening along Litchfield Avenue and down Sixth Street SW. They were cheered...
June 24, 2016 - 6:25am
Willmar Fests new Junior Ambassadors picked
The new Willmar Fests Junior Ambassadors were selected in a random draw Thursday at the Block Party. The princess is Sophie Kojetin, 8, who will...
June 24, 2016 - 6:05am
June 23, 2016
Willmarites get wacky at block party
WILLMAR — A hot, sunny day didn’t deter people from heading out in droves to check out the 2016 Willmar Fests activities Thursday. Downtown...
June 23, 2016 - 11:35pm
June 22, 2016
Willmar Fests crowns senior ambassadors
WILLMAR — The 1920s came roaring back Wednesday when the 2017 Willmar Fests senior ambassadors were crowned at the Willmar Community and Activity...
June 22, 2016 - 11:49pm
June 28, 2015
Willmar Fests come to a close
Willmar Fests culminated a week chock full of festivities Sunday with fireworks, which had been delayed by rain Saturday. It was dry much of...
June 28, 2015 - 11:11pm
Video: 2015 Willmar Fests Grande Parade
The 2015 Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade enjoyed ideal weather and huge crowds lining the city streets. The two-hour parade listed 109 units...
June 28, 2015 - 8:33am
Video: crowning the new Willmar Fests Ambassadors
The Willmar Fests 2015 Ambassador Coronation was held at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. The theme was "Cheers to 70 Years," recognizing...
June 28, 2015 - 7:34am
June 27, 2015
Video: A sunny 21st Foot Lake 4
The 21st Rice Memorial Hospital Foot Lake 4 was a run in the morning sun with the temp in the mid-60s at Willmar Fests. There were 471 timed...
June 27, 2015 - 3:30pm
June 26, 2015
Video: Cardettes' final tune-up for Fests parade
The Cardette Danceline wraps up a month of practice on Friday for the Willmar Fests Parade using the streets around Kennedy school.
June 26, 2015 - 11:46am