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October 16, 2018
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Johnson Fur Company will continue to collect deer hides this season, as it has since its start 52 years ago, according to Scott Johnson, company owner and founder.
Johnson Fur remains in hunt for deer hides
October 16, 2018 - 7:15am
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Mike O'Brien, left, and John Laughlin visit with other military veterans Monday morning during a free coffee time at the Willmar Community Center. These events will be held the first and third Monday of each month.
Making connections: Local veterans come together for coffee and conversation
October 16, 2018 - 6:42am
October 15, 2018
File photo / Tribune  The massive holiday light display, Celebrate the Light of the World, will begin to take shape at Robbins Island over the next several weeks. Willmar Fests took over the display from the Koosman family earlier this year and plans to have it open for visitors starting Thanksgiving night.
Holiday light display preparations slated for coming weekends at Willmar's Robbins Island
October 15, 2018 - 10:12pm
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Melissa Wentzel, right, Club Bethesda director, steers a trishaw while Mary Frick, Bethesda Club member, left, and Britta Diem, Willmar Community Center Director, enjoy the ride. Modeled after rickshaws, the battery-assisted, three-wheel bikes are a way for seniors or anyone with limited mobility to get outdoors.
Joy ride: Trishaws rekindle the biking experience for local seniors
October 15, 2018 - 7:09pm
October 14, 2018
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The “Living Room,” with furniture and decor provided by Darling Clementine, was one of the many rooms on display during the Market Under Glass event at Stacy’s Nursery in Willmar.
Weekend event in Willmar features home decor
October 14, 2018 - 8:04pm
October 13, 2018
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Willmar City Council to meet Monday
October 13, 2018 - 3:14pm
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Firefighter Jason Bredeson puts out a fire during a training session Oct. 2 at the Willmar Fire Department.
Lending a helping hand: Trainees learn valuable lessons during CERT course
October 13, 2018 - 1:16pm
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Ridgewater College students Brooke Wharem, left, and Mackenzie Moist work together during their biology lab Oct. 4 in Willmar. They are among four  students benefiting this year from a scholarship program for those studying in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math. Additional scholarships will be awarded in coming years.
Ridgewater participates in scholarship program benefiting STEM majors
October 13, 2018 - 6:44am
Willmar's Ethan Roux makes a dash to the end zone for a 31-yard score for the first of two first-half touchdowns in Friday's North Central White district game against Becker at Hodapp Field. Joe Brown / Tribuneplay button
Prep Football: Cards put pedal down
October 13, 2018 - 12:07am
October 12, 2018
Area tennis players reach 5A semifinals
October 12, 2018 - 12:26am
October 11, 2018
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No threat found after rumors swirl around Willmar Senior High
October 11, 2018 - 3:44pm
IMPACT of Health Care in Kandiyohi County and beyond magazine now available online
October 11, 2018 - 11:39am
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The husband and wife folk singing duo Curtis & Loretta will be performing Saturday night at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. One of the songs they will be performing is the "Willmar 8 (We Are All Equal You Know)", written about the Willmar 8 bank strike. Curtis & Loretta is made up of Curtis Teague and Loretta Simonet.
Curtis & Loretta shine folk light on Willmar 8
October 11, 2018 - 7:31am
Tribune editorial: Four honored for helping build our community
October 11, 2018 - 7:00am
October 10, 2018
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Minnesota House District 17B and 17A candidates answer questions Tuesday evening during the  legislative forum sponsored by the Willmar Area League of Women Voters at the Willmar Municipal Utilities Auditorium.
Minnesota House 17A, 17B candidates speak to voters
October 10, 2018 - 11:43am