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April 17, 2019
Carolyn Lange / Tribune 

Students from the Willmar Area Learning Center learned how to teach young children bike safety during a half-day training session Tuesday. The session was conducted by the Bike Alliance of Minnesota, a nonprofit organization that works to make Minnesota a place where bicycling is button
Program teaches Willmar ALC students how to teach bike safety
April 17, 2019 - 6:28am
April 16, 2019
Anthony Steven Kalland
Brainerd man, former fugitive, receives jail sentence in Meeker County standoff
April 16, 2019 - 5:38am
April 15, 2019
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Children and their parents race out to begin egg hunting on Sunday at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar. play button
Let the hunt begin! Easter egg hunt held Sunday at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar
April 15, 2019 - 6:28am
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Climbers were able to reach for the sky, or at least the ceiling, as they used the rock climbing wall Saturday at the Prairie Wood Environmental Learning Center Earth Day festivities.
Prairie Woods celebrates Earth Day
April 15, 2019 - 5:18am
April 11, 2019
Blowing snow was causing white-out conditions Thursday morning along Business Highway 71 in north. The ice-covered roadway combined with the blowing snow made for hazardous driving conditions.
Kelly Boldan / Tribune
A wintry punch: Spring storm system brings thunder, lightning, sleet and snow to Minnesota
April 11, 2019 - 8:24pm
West Central Connection Chorus
'Rockin' the Shop' barbershop chorus spring show is Saturday in Willmar
April 11, 2019 - 9:03am
Tom Larson / Tribune

Colton Taylor plays Jim Bayliss, from left, Damontae Smith is Joe Keller and Jacob Maertens is Frank Lubey in the Ridgewater College Theatre's production of Arthur Miller's "All My Sons." The production runs Friday and Saturday, Monday and Tuesday, at the college campus in Willmar.
'All My Sons' production opens Friday at Ridgewater College in Willmar
April 11, 2019 - 8:26am
April 10, 2019
William Steven Synowczynski
Appleton man sentenced to prison for two armed standoffs
April 10, 2019 - 5:06pm
Tribune file photo 

Bruce Nustad, president of the Minnesota Retailers Association, said malls – such as Willmar's Kandi Mall shown in this undated file photo – go through cycles but there are opportunities. There are still many shoppers who prefer brick-and-mortar stores for their retail shopping.
Challenging time for retail amid 'recovering economy' speaker tells Willmar crowd
April 10, 2019 - 6:28am
April 9, 2019
Competency evaluation ordered for Olivia teen accused of molesting children
April 9, 2019 - 8:32pm
April 8, 2019
Michael John Klatt
Fairfax man pleads not guilty to attempted murder
April 8, 2019 - 8:18pm
April 6, 2019
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Willmar School Board to meet Monday
April 6, 2019 - 11:19am
Juvenile suspect in Willmar gang rape ordered to adult court
April 6, 2019 - 9:20am
Tribune file photo The plot of land east of the Willmar Fire Department off First Street in Willmar still seems to the top choice of the City Hall Task Force. The decision to approve the site could come before the City Council at the April 15 meeting.
Willmar City Hall Task force considers aggressive timeline
April 6, 2019 - 6:04am
April 5, 2019
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo 
Fartun Khalif participates in a dance during the 2017 Culture Night event at Willmar Senior High School.
Willmar Senior High to host culture night celebration Monday
April 5, 2019 - 7:57pm