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May 17, 2019
File photo. Ohio State 1978 employment application photo of Dr. Richard Strauss.
Former Ohio St. team doctor sexually abused 177 students over decades, report finds
May 17, 2019 - 9:20pm
May 15, 2019
Carolyn Lange / Tribune 

Commercial driver’s license instructor Corky Rollins, right, reacts as Levi Schimschock, a senior at Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Schools, makes a maneuver during a simulation of driving a semi. The sim lab was set up in the Willmar Senior High School parking lot as part of a new program to equip area students with skills to obtain a commercial driver's license.play button
Students get trucking: Schools, industry partner to train students to obtain CDL
May 15, 2019 - 6:03am
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

MACCRAY School Board member Deb Brandt, right, uses Legos to represent a three-legged stool to make a point Monday night to fellow board members that a single-campus system would "disenfranchise" two of the district's communities and harm MACCRAY. Board member Scott Ruiter is at left.
MACCRAY to vote on single campus
May 15, 2019 - 5:18am
May 8, 2019
om Cherveny / Tribune file photo

MACCRAY Schools building and grounds director Scott Van Heuveln, left, leads a tour of MACCRAY East Elementary in Raymond in this 2018 file photo. MACCRAY School Board Chairman Lane Schwitters is at right. He and other board members are expected to decide Monday whether to put another facilities proposal to the voters.
MACCRAY considers new bond referendum, Board to decide between single- or three-campus proposals
May 8, 2019 - 10:18pm
A boat landing on Detroit Lake as it appeared back in the days when the village surrounding it was still known simply as "Detroit." The city was officially renamed Detroit Lakes in 1926. Courtesy photo / Lake Detroiters
Lake Detroiters plan 75th anniversary bash, video premiere
May 8, 2019 - 10:54am
April 30, 2019
Superintendent Luther Heller
April 30, 2019: Montevideo considers $90M in school upgrades
April 30, 2019 - 7:11pm
April 25, 2019
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Donation to Ridgewater will help nursing students
April 25, 2019 - 9:21pm
April 19, 2019
Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune

Hallway artwork caught the attention of state Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker so she took a photo Wednesday while touring Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar.
Education commissioner hears Willmar concerns about special ed, prekindergarten
April 19, 2019 - 6:48pm
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 easy.play button
Program teaches Willmar ALC students how to teach bike safety
April 17, 2019 - 6:28am
April 6, 2019
Tribune file photo
New TransFARMation radio series in Minn., Dakotas highlights farmer stress
April 6, 2019 - 10:35am
April 3, 2019
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CDL training partnership to be presented Friday in Willmar
April 3, 2019 - 9:33am
March 21, 2019
Cosmos Learning Center to host open house Tuesday
March 21, 2019 - 6:56am
March 12, 2019
Tribune file photo
Willmar Schools Superintendent Jeff Holm said that, at this point, any snow makeup days are likely to impact staff only, unless the weather turns sour again.
Willmar Schools students may not need to make up snow days
March 12, 2019 - 7:10pm
March 7, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Jasmine, played by Elsa Gustafson, and Aladdin, played by Htoo Aung, sing on the magic carpet during a dress rehearsal of "Aladdin Jr." Saturday for the Willmar Middle School show at the Brau Performing Arts Center at Willmar Senior High School.
'Aladdin Jr.' opens tonight; Willmar Middle School play runs through Saturday
March 7, 2019 - 7:35am
March 3, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Pirate Jeff Caperton greets third-grade students before the annual Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra performance Friday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. Theme of the performance was "Fish Tales."play button
A sweet symphony: Students experience the Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra
March 3, 2019 - 4:20pm