PHOTOS: Stocking up for Thanksgiving

Area residents prepare for upcoming Thanksgiving meals by stocking their shelves.

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Kandiyohi County Food Shelf volunteer Arlene Preslicka helps a woman pick out food for her 99-year-old mother on Tuesday, Nov. 22, in downtown Willmar. With Thanksgiving around the corner, folks are readying themselves for their annual gatherings.
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WILLMAR — With the annual Thanksgiving holiday just days away, area residents have been busy stocking up on all the necessary items needed to prepare their meals this coming Thursday.

Over at the Kandiyohi County Food Shelf, volunteers along with executive director Alana Ziehl were busy Tuesday morning stocking shelves for the busy day ahead, as folks arrived for both curbside pickup and collection in-house.

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A woman grabs a can of food while picking up items at the Kandiyohi County Food Shelf on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022.
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Kandiyohi County Food Shelf executive director Alana Ziehl restocks a freezer with items days before the Thanksgiving holiday on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022.
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Fresh tomatoes wait to be picked up by those visiting the Kandiyohi County Food Shelf on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022.
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A woman picks up food items for her 99-year-old mother at the Kandiyohi County Food Shelf on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022.
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Kandiyohi County Food Shelf executive director Alana Ziehl restocks a freezer with items days before the Thanksgiving holiday on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022.
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Macy Moore is an award-winning photojournalist at the West Central Tribune in Willmar, Minnesota.
She can be reached via email: or phone: 320.214.4338.
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