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September 30, 2017
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Alise Sjostrom speaks about her family business, Redhead Creamery of rural Brooten. She was one of several presenters Tuesday at the 2017 Ag & Animal Science Conference this week in Willmar. This year's event focused on telling stories of local ag producers and the connection the ag industry must make with consumers.
Everybody has a story: Annual Willmar ag conference features storytellers
September 30, 2017 - 8:02am
October 4, 2016
1 Million Cups is coming to Willmar, offering entrepreneurs a place to network and build relationships. The first gathering is Oct. 5 at the Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar, starting at 8:30 a.m. (Shelby Lindrud / Tribune)
Willmar launches chapter of 1 Million Cups entrepreneur group
October 4, 2016 - 6:07am
September 21, 2016
Rick Saik, founder of Agri-Trend Group, said fear -- and not science -- about genetically modified organisms could hurt agriculture and make it difficult to feed a growing world population. Said was the key-note speaker Tuesday during the Ag and Animal Science Conference at the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
Speakers discuss GMO crops during ag conference at MinnWest Technology Campus
September 21, 2016 - 4:45pm
May 29, 2016
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Dream Academy graduates get a rockin' farewell
May 29, 2016 - 5:21pm
September 5, 2015
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Video: DREAM Tech students/staff evaluate where they stand
September 5, 2015 - 9:01am
November 21, 2014
Three members of the Willmar 8 participate Thursday in a Women Empowering Leadership, Expertise and Development event at MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar.  TRIBUNE/Nicole Hovatterplay button
Willmar 8 members share how, why of origins
November 21, 2014 - 11:18pm
August 8, 2014
MinnWest lift station underground work set next week
August 8, 2014 - 11:28pm
October 15, 2013
Firefighters and other first responders from area communities respond to a fire Monday in a reportedly empty building on the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. Crews from Willmar, Blomkest and Spicer responded to the scene, as did emergency medical personnel and municipal utilities. No further information was available at press time. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Firefighters respond to MinnWest building fire
October 15, 2013 - 5:00am
October 1, 2013
Dr. Chris Ashworth, keynote speaker, delivers his address Tuesday to an audience during the Animal Science Conference at the MinnWest Tech Campus in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Animal science conference wrangles with food production challenges, opportunities
October 1, 2013 - 11:40pm
November 17, 2012
MinnWest donates $100,000 to YMCA drive
November 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Editorial: MCROC opening is a vital addition, MinnWest Tech gets a great partner
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
May 15, 2012
Official opening today at Mid-Central Research and Outreach Center in Willmar, Minn.
May 15, 2012 - 9:24am
May 12, 2012
Mid-Central Research and Outreach Center to host official opening Tuesday in Willmar, Minn.
May 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 16, 2012
Lisa Ziehl of Willmar watches as her son Ian, 4, mixes together a simulated vaccine Saturday at the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. Twenty-five exhibits, including robotics, solar energy devices, birds from the University Raptor Center and hands-on labs were on display during the campus' second annual Youth Science Retreat. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Making 'vaccines' at retreat
April 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 14, 2012
Second annual youth science retreat is today in Willmar, Minn.
April 14, 2012 - 7:48am