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June 10, 2017
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Ron Adams takes different images of people in Willmar and sketches them out to scale on transparent paper to help create the mural.
Willmar Community Center: Art for and about the community
June 10, 2017 - 9:36am
November 17, 2015
Artist Ron Adams talks about his mural depicting the history of Kandiyohi County Tuesday at the county’s Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. The 29 characters shown on three panels offer “a cross-section of individuals,” Adams said. The artwork was funded with a $7,000 grant through the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Video: Kandiyohi County unveils 36-foot mural
November 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
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Video: Kandiyohi County History captured in a mural by renowned Willmar artist
November 17, 2015 - 3:06pm
April 11, 2015
Willmar artist Ron Adams poses Wednesday with his latest mural that offers a look at the people and occupations that helped shape the identity of Kandiyohi County. When complete, the 36-foot mural will feature 30 people, along with several historically significant landmarks, and will hang in the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in north Willmar. Here, he is pictured with his pooch, Ruby. Tribune photo by Carolyn Langeplay button
Video: With latest mural, renowned Willmar artist reflects on the history of Kandiyohi County
April 11, 2015 - 8:18am
December 27, 2014
For the second year in a row, retired West Central Tribune photographer Ron Adams, left, and current staffer Dan Burdett spent months wading through the mass of singles and albums that caught their attention over the past year, in an effort to identify their favorite 10 songs of the year. It wasn't as arduous a task as it sounds: both men are utter music fans. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
December 27, 2014 - 5:00am
May 31, 2014
Ron Adams on assignment one day in May.
Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Commentary: Photographer Ron Adams is returning to his artwork
May 31, 2014 - 6:00am
May 28, 2014
Ron Adams photographed three-sport athlete Tara Rudie, one of Willmar High School's senior academic leaders, at Hodapp Field on May 15. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Tribune's 'picture man' retires this week
May 28, 2014 - 9:00am