Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

extra

July 18, 2015
	Submitted photo
Relay for Life Honorary Survivor: Emily's story
July 18, 2015 - 1:59am
July 11, 2015
Kevin Groth is an avid geocacher, logging more than 5,300 finds since he first got into the hobby less than four years ago. He has planted numerous caches around his Lake Florida home and at Robbins Island in Willmar. DAN BURDETT | TRIBUNE
15 years after first recorded geocache, hobby has quite the following
July 11, 2015 - 5:00am
June 27, 2015
Bianca Hanson, 6, of rural Paynesville, adds the finishing touches Tuesday to her fairy house during a workshop on the lawn of Great River Regional Library in Paynesville. DAN BURDETT/TRIBUNE
Paynesville library offers fairy garden workshop to spur creativity with earthen, fun materials
June 27, 2015 - 6:00am
June 7, 2015
Daven Kokkila rides oin the Glacial Lakes State Trail to Long Prairie on the first of the 2014 Pedal for Project Impact. Photo by Gary Miller
Riding to help others: Local bicycle enthusiasts pedal for causes they support
June 7, 2015 - 11:51pm
May 2, 2015
Willmar officials and the staff of Bike MN ride Monday on 19th Avenue Southeast. Tribune/Gary Millerplay button
Becoming bike friendly: State Bicycle Alliance tours Willmar; praises efforts to date
May 2, 2015 - 10:08am
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
January 3, 2015
2014 Year in Review for West Central Minnesota
January 3, 2015 - 3:33am
December 10, 2014
Ron Konieska has a coffee Tuesday at LuLu Beans in Willmar as he talks about cycling and how his fat bike makes him look forward to winter riding.
Winter pedaling: Local fat bike cyclist prefers cold weather riding
December 10, 2014 - 1:44pm
May 3, 2014
Some of the more-than 1,500 cyclists who showed up Sunday to ride in the 2014 Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride prepare for the ride. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
2014 Ironman Bicycle Ride: Weather for Sunday’s bike ride was one for the record books
May 3, 2014 - 12:30am
Some of the more-than 1,500 cyclists who showed up Sunday to ride in the 2014 Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride prepare for the ride. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
2014 Ironman Bicycle Ride: Weather for Sunday’s bike ride was one for the record books
May 3, 2014 - 12:30am
April 28, 2014
The Dutch are almost born on the bicycle. Parents willingly strap infants into miniature bike-seats on their handlebars, with toddlers in a second seat behind them. Photo by Jennifer Lenhart, The Urban Observer
Going Dutch: Bicycling lessons to consider from area’s other ‘Old Country’
April 28, 2014 - 2:47pm
April 12, 2014
Lucas Floren, left, and Alan Gielczyk play Magic: The Gathering April 4 in a room at Fan Zone in the Kandi Mall in Willmar. Dozens of gamers participate in weekly games organized by Aaron Hofland, one of the store’s proprietors. The games are usually held in an area between Fan Zone and the food court, but last week’s game was moved due to a mall event. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
April 12, 2014 - 5:00am
April 5, 2014
A couple of warmer days in recent weeks has brought out the earlier-bird motorcycle riders. After a long winter, warmer weather is on its way to stay and so is the motorcycle traffic. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety reports there are more than 409,000 licensed motorcyle operators in the state and nearly 236,000 registered motorcycles. Motorists are reminded to watch carefully for motorcycles in traffic, and always look twice before turning or changing lanes.
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
April 5, 2014 - 7:00am
March 15, 2014
Mary Wohnoutka, from left, Connie Filley and Val Sechler, members of Spicer’s Beautification Committee, sit in completed chairs that will be painted and decorated by local artists. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
March 15, 2014 - 7:00am
March 8, 2014
Bennett Rodelius, 3, scales the climbing wall, part of the indoor playground at the Assembly of God Kidsworld in Willmar, Minn. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
March 8, 2014 - 8:09am
randomness