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October 27, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A skeleton in a coffin is one of the many scary sights at the the Walking Dead Freak Show Haunted House at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar.
Spooky sights: Halloween fun for all ages in Willmar area
October 27, 2018 - 12:42pm
October 14, 2018
The new book "Adam Thielen: From Small Town to Football Star," will be available at all major retail book outlets starting this Tuesday, Oct. 16. Special to Forum News Service
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
October 14, 2018 - 8:33am
October 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Simon Minch of the Willmar Warhawks, left, takes a photo with Kari Benson along with his teammates Moritz Grtl and Jake Sumner at the AIM Fall Festival held by members of Advocacy & Inclusion Matter of West Central Minnesota Thursday evening at Vinje Church in Willmar.
AIM celebrates Fall Festival in Willmar
October 5, 2018 - 7:31am
September 18, 2018
Anastasia Higginbotham takes a knee while reading to kids from her book about racism, "Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness." Submitted photo
Children's book tackles racism in age of Colin Kaepernick
September 18, 2018 - 8:29am
September 5, 2018
Slow and steady is the rule for the engines taking part in the WMSTR parade, which is held twice a day on the Rollag, Minn., grounds during Labor Day weekend. Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service
Rollag steam threshers reunion recriuts thousands of volunteers each year
September 5, 2018 - 4:46pm
August 19, 2018
Mental health comes to the fair: Carlton County official’s brainchild gets its own day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together
August 19, 2018 - 6:38pm
Hannah Barberg started Hannah's Sweets last year as a way to raise funds for her favorite charity, the Children's Shelter of Cebu. She set up her bakery stand outside her family's home on Thursday. She's been baking since she was just 3 years old. Marie Johnson / Forum News Service
10-year-old baker and fundraiser, Hannah Barberg, has found the right recipe for making a difference
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 18, 2018
Buckets of change coming to Minnesota State Fair
August 18, 2018 - 2:19pm
Bailey Hovland / Tribune
On top of the 8-foot high walkway, Bob Hermann of Litchfield points out the site where the buckskinners will be camping this weekend during the annual Forest City Stockade Summer Rendezvous.
History comes alive at Summer Rendezvous at Forest City Stockade
August 18, 2018 - 9:21am
August 12, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Taya Schwitters, 6, front, and Ella Schwitters, 10, feed a tiger during the Bengal tiger show Saturday at the Kandiyohi County Fair in Willmar.
It's a wrap on 2018 Kandiyohi County Fair
August 12, 2018 - 4:41pm
August 10, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Gabe Okins, on the Anez Consulting team, milks a cow during the 11th annual Cow Milking Contest hosted by the Kandiyohi County Dairy Association Friday afternoon at the Kandiyohi County Fair in Willmar.
Got milk? 11th annual Cow Milking Contest held at Kandiyohi County Fair
August 10, 2018 - 6:15pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

An antique car heads to the Schwanke Car, Tractor and Truck Museum on Thursday morning in Willmar for a pre-tour test run before their 120-mile trip from New London to New Brighton on Saturday as a part of the 32nd annual Antique Car Run. play button
A drive from the past: Drivers prepare for the 32nd Annual Antique Car Run
August 10, 2018 - 6:28am
August 1, 2018
Inspired by Greek ouzo, the The Brewzo Lager pilsner is infused with a touch of licorice and served with a sugar-spiced rim. It is brewed by Lake Monster Brewing at Dino's Gyros. Credit: Dino's (www.dinosfresh.com)
Minnesota State Fair announces new beers and beverages that have that fair flair
August 1, 2018 - 4:19pm
July 20, 2018
Rand Middleton / Tribune
The 25th annual Kandiyohi County Relay For Life event returned to Hodapp Field this week when its "home field" at the Willmar Middle School was considered too soft from recent rains. Luminaries line the track in memory and honor of those who have battled cancer.
Kandiyohi County Relay For Life celebrates 25 years
July 20, 2018 - 9:30pm
July 17, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Kurt Rodman plays guitar with Matt Vee & The Killer Vees for the first Rockin’ Robbins free concert of the summer series Tuesday evening at Robbins Island Regional Park in Willmar.play button
Rockin' out at Rockin' Robbins concert series in Willmar
July 17, 2018 - 9:27pm