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May 15, 2018
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Kveene joins city of Willmar
May 15, 2018 - 7:27am
Anne Polta / Tribune

The new $11 million Carris Health Surgery Center in Willmar will celebrate its grand opening Thursday.
New Willmar surgery center opens its doors
May 15, 2018 - 6:11am
May 14, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune 
Tracy Clark wears a "Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk" wristband to promote this weekend's 44-mile walk to honor Minnesota service members killed since 9/11 and their parents.play button
Walking with heroes: New London family organizes Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk this weekend
May 14, 2018 - 6:02pm
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Both the Willmar City Council and Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission met in a joint work session last week to discuss whether a shared facility made sense, now that both parties have started discussions regarding building new.
Willmar council continues to reshape meeting structure
May 14, 2018 - 5:03am
May 12, 2018
Bouncing Bulldogs jump rope team
Bouncing Bulldogs to visit Willmar: World champion jump rope team to visit elementary schools and more
May 12, 2018 - 2:03pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Governor Mark Dayton speaks with House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman before heading out on Green Lake Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener in Spicer.
Gov. Mark Dayton has successful opener in Spicer
May 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Artist Michele Steffen recreates the technique she used to paint a memorial license plate she created for the Minnesota Law Enforcement Memorial Association at her studio in Spicer.
Honoring fallen officers: Spicer artist provides artwork for new state license plate
May 12, 2018 - 9:36am
Erica Dischino / TribuneU.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn, speaks during the 2018 Ridgewater College Commencement ceremony Friday afternoon at the Willmar Civic Center.
Klobuchar speaks at Ridgewater graduation
May 12, 2018 - 6:38am
May 11, 2018
Erica Dischino / TribuneGovernor Mark Dayton shows off his Foxhole Brewery t-shirt from the local brewery in Willmar when addressing the crowd at the Rockin’ Robbins Fishin’ Edition event held at Robbins Island Park Friday evening as a part of the Governor’s Fishing Opener weekend.
Rocking the Governor's Fishing Opener at Robbins Island
May 11, 2018 - 7:43pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Robbins Island Park would be one of several places that would benefit from a sales tax proposed by Willmar residents. The money would go toward projects at the park, the Civic Center and other places around the city, plus stormwater and other infrastructure projects.
Willmar citizen group proposes local sales tax
May 11, 2018 - 7:47am
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Samantha Nelson, from left, Abdirahman Ahmed and Nancy Yang share a laugh during the Iftar Dinner held Thursday at the Islamic Society of Willmar.
Community celebrates Iftar Dinner
May 11, 2018 - 7:03am
May 10, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

State Patrol officers and Willmar firefighters work to clean up a semi that tipped over Thursday at the intersection of state Highway 23 and Kandiyohi County Road 5. Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office and Willmar Ambulance also responded.
Semi tips over, spilling fertilizer along Highway 23 outside Willmar
May 10, 2018 - 5:51pm
Tribune Opinion: Willmar Lakes Area says welcome for the Governor's Fishing Opener
May 10, 2018 - 3:25pm
May 8, 2018
Governor's Fishing Opener 2018 now available online
May 8, 2018 - 10:45am
May 7, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

Christmas lights are tested Nov. 13, 2017, in preparation for the Koosman family light show in rural Willmar. New owner Willmar Fests is investigating electrical options at Robbins Island, where the organization hopes to locate the massive holiday light display starting this year.
Willmar Fests seeks to bring holiday lights to Robbins Island
May 7, 2018 - 10:30pm
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