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February 6, 2018
Willmar's Drey Dirksen gathers to shoot while surrounded by St. Cloud Tech defenders Odier Olange, left, and Brevyn Span-Ford in Monday's game at Willmar High School. Jake Schultz / Tribuneplay button
Boys basketball: Cards slide past Tech, remain undefeated
February 6, 2018 - 12:17am
February 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Abdirizak “Zack” Mahboub points to the exterior of a new store that is set to open within the next few months in the Midtown Plaza in downtown Willmar. New Minnesota Realty, owned by Mahboub and his wife, is developing a small shopping center in the former Erickson Furniture building.
Small shopping center fills former furniture store in downtown Willmar
February 5, 2018 - 8:25pm
Willmar WarHawk newcomer Blake Shuck pinches in to pick up the puck during Saturday's game against Rochester at the Willmar Civic Center. The New London-Spicer graduate scored in his debut game. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Goaltending gem slows down WarHawks
February 5, 2018 - 1:02am
February 4, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Karina DeJong, right, a table discussion leader at Tuesday's Vision 2040 Refresh Event, asks table members why the Willmar community is important to them. The participants at the Willmar Conference Center event used the World Cafe method, which allowed the attendees to switch tables for every new discussion and speak with new people.
Refreshing Vision 2040
February 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
A fire Sunday morning caused damage to Affordable Auto Repair, 1210 Lakeland Drive Southeast. The Willmar Fire Department was on the scene for about two hours.
Sunday morning fire damages Willmar business
February 4, 2018 - 5:33pm
February 3, 2018
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune file photo
Willmar City Council to meet Monday
February 3, 2018 - 5:49pm
February 2, 2018
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

Jen Johnson, the executive director of Safe Avenues, wants the attention put on those buying sex, in an attempt to dry up demand.
Fighting back against human trafficking: Kandiyohi County advocates say it happens 'in our backyard'
February 2, 2018 - 10:53pm
Jury convicts Willmar man for 2017 assault
February 2, 2018 - 10:50pm
February 1, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

Hamdi Kosar speaks Dec. 18 during the Willmar City Council's open forum about the hardships of immigrating to the United States and the importance of finding a community. She spoke Thursday in Bloomington in support of a statewide coalition calling on people of faith to fight Islamophobia.
Willmar woman speaks out against Islamophobia
February 1, 2018 - 10:36pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Several construction and transportation vehicles are parked Thursday at the Willmar residence where a search warrant was executed Tuesday afternoon. The search of Chad Monson’s property yielded methamphetamine, pills, cocaine, numerous firearms, ammunition, and a rocket-propelled grenade launcher.
Updated: Five charged in connection to guns, drugs, explosives seized in rural Willmar
February 1, 2018 - 5:55pm
Five charged with felonies connected to drug search, controlled detonation
February 1, 2018 - 12:33pm
January 31, 2018
Explosives and firearms found following drug task force search in Willmar
January 31, 2018 - 9:40am
January 30, 2018
Dyson named operations manager at Barn Theatre
January 30, 2018 - 10:54am
January 27, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune 

There are several play areas at The Village Children’s Museum, located on Lakeland Drive in Willmar. The Village officially opens Monday.
The Village: Learning and building community through play in Willmar
January 27, 2018 - 7:01am
Carolyn Lange / TribuneA workshop discussing changes in the new tax bill drew a large crowd Friday in Willmar. Sponsored by the Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, the event was geared toward business owners.
Getting the skinny on a big fat tax bill: Chamber hosts workshop in Willmar to help businesses understand new tax bill
January 27, 2018 - 6:34am