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April 22, 2019
Earth Day will be observed Monday, April 22. This year's theme is "Protect Our Species." Getty Images / Special to Forum News Service
The Monday Mark: Happy Earth Day
April 22, 2019 - 8:13am
April 15, 2019
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 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
April 24, 2017
Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune
State Rep. Dave Baker, R-Willmar, from left, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., and state Sen. Andrew Lang, R-Olivia, listen to a question during a town hall Saturday afternoon at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in rural Spicer.
Rep. Peterson, legislators Baker and Lang discuss various issues
April 24, 2017 - 12:32am
April 21, 2017
NCGA’s Nick Goeser talks about their Soil Health Partnership. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
April 21, 2017 - 8:06am
April 16, 2017
Tribune file photo
Earth Day 2016 is celebrated at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center. This year's event will be held Saturday, April 22, at PWELC near Spicer.
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
April 16, 2017 - 6:44pm
February 2, 2017
The National Mall is seen from the rebuilt cast-iron dome of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Nov. 15, 2016. Carlos Barria / Reuters
Trump stirs U.S. scientists to march on Earth Day
February 2, 2017 - 1:33pm
April 19, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Grandlund
Cartoon by Dave Grandlund
April 19, 2016 - 12:50am
March 29, 2016
Willmar Area Learning Center 10th-grader Destiny Cordova, left, and seventh-grader Matthew Schlipf touch up set pieces. RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE
Practicing stagecraft
March 29, 2016 - 11:41pm
April 28, 2015
Letter: An apt editorial cartoon
April 28, 2015 - 4:58am
April 22, 2015
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
April 22, 2015 - 5:00am
April 21, 2015
Clayton Erickson and Dawn Roiland empty bags and weigh aluminum cans using the can-crusher conveyor Monday at the Kandiyohi County Recycling Center in Willmar. A five-cent per pound bonus, which runs through Friday, can pay off: One person brought in 206 pounds of cans Monday and was paid $103. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Recycling Center offers Earth Week bonus
April 21, 2015 - 11:30pm
April 22, 2014
Jay Baker, who supervises Kandiyohi County’s recycling and household hazardous waste program, stands in front of bales of aluminum cans Monday at the center. Today is Earth Day and all this week the county is offering a bonus of 5 cents per pound for aluminum cans. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Kandiyohi County reduces carbon footprint, increases recycled aluminum revenue with new baler
April 22, 2014 - 5:00am
Kathy Krause of Willmar unloads her family’s household recycling into the bins at the Kandiyohi County Recycling Center in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Recycling ... Earth Day: Doing the right thing in Willmar, Minn.
April 22, 2013 - 8:40am