Weather Forecast



JoAnn Nelson stacks dishes Tuesday at Evangelical Covenant Church in New London where a free Thanksgiving meal will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday. Fifty volunteers from New London-Spicer area churches will prepare and serve a full Thanksgiving meal for 200 people. This is the ninth year the community meal has been provided. For more information, including how to have meals delivered on Thanksgiving Day, call 320-354-2446. In Willmar, a free Thanksgiving Day dinner will be served from 11 a.m. ...
The holiday spirit
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Woman charged with allegedly stealing $39K from Lutheran Social Service
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Carriers will take frozen meals on wheels to handful of county residents
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
October 6, 2009
Scott Larson has served Madison Lutheran Home Inc. since 2002 in roles as chief financial officer and assistant administrator and, since 2007, as chief executive officer. The campus has invested $7.2 million in capital improvement in the last decade. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
While many fretted implications of aging population, Madison health care invested $7M in its future
October 6, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2009
Churches want to forego communion cup over flu fears
October 3, 2009 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
ELCA approves non-celibate gays to serve as leaders
August 21, 2009 - 5:01pm
Lutheran assembly approves allowing congregations to recognize gay relationships
August 21, 2009 - 1:36pm
July 29, 2009
Marty Stone, left, and Alex Plantenberg caulk the edge Tuesday of a stained glass window at Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar. Stone and Plantenberg, both with Stonehouse Stained Glass Studio in Avon, cleaned out the window joints and resealed all the panels, Stone said. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Tight and leak free
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
June 18, 2009
Jay Marcus, 3, left, and his father, Philip, of Raymond fire a water wand Wednesday during a carnival at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar. Several hundred people attended the event, which included carnival games, rides, food and prizes. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Wow! I can hit Spicer from here
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
May 9, 2009
Nils Thorsheim of Oslo, Norway,  left, was so impressed by a visit to Milan during its Syttende Mai celebration that he donated $5,000 for the community to purchase three defibrillators. Thorsheim and his friend Maud are shown. (Submitted photo)
Milan adds new 'flavors' to Syttende Mai
May 9, 2009 - 11:59pm
March 29, 2009
Trucks drive through mist as they arrive at Fargo's Oak Grove Lutheran School.
One Fargo dike fails, some buildings flooded at Oak Grove Lutheran School
March 29, 2009 - 7:53am
March 20, 2009
Jason Van Heels uses rope to lift up a load of mortar Thursday as he and fellow Big B Masonry employee Brian Listerud, not pictured, repair a joint on the brick exterior of Bethel Lutheran Church in downtown Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
A minor facelift
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 19, 2009
ELCA panel urges church to allow clergy to live in gay, lesbian relationships
February 19, 2009 - 2:25pm
January 10, 2009
Program expands services to veterans, military families in rural areas of Minnesota
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
American Lutheran bishops heading to Mideast
January 5, 2009 - 4:00am