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December 12, 2018
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A major resurfacing project on U.S. Highway 71 north of Willmar  will receive the 2018 merit award for bituminous surfacing during a March event hosted by the Minnesota Asphalt Pavement Association in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The project included the addition of six new left-turn lanes, a right-turn lane and a bypass lane, as well as a pedestrian underpass.
Highway 71 resurfacing project wins statewide award
December 12, 2018 - 7:28am
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Larry Kleindl wins county administrator award
December 12, 2018 - 6:28am
October 10, 2018
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The Willmar Area Community Foundation's Innovative Impact Award goes to Chad and Angie Koosman for their annual Celebrate the Light of the World Christmas display.
20 years of giving to be celebrated Thursday in Willmar
October 10, 2018 - 7:03am
April 14, 2018
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AgweekTV: Combatting farmer suicide
April 14, 2018 - 8:30am
December 26, 2017
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Lange receives ag communicator award
December 26, 2017 - 9:47am
September 29, 2017
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Anna Knapper was recently named the Special Olympics Minnesota 2017 Judy Wahl Outstanding Athlete Leadership Program Athlete.
Three from area receive Special Olympics honors
September 29, 2017 - 6:40am
May 12, 2017
Cal Thomas: Awards have lost their meaning
May 12, 2017 - 5:41pm
August 19, 2016
Minnesotan wins national award for editorial cartoons
August 19, 2016 - 7:40am
June 14, 2016
St. Paul cop named officer of year
June 14, 2016 - 11:31pm
May 24, 2016
Johnson Memorial Health Services of Dawson recognized for performance
May 24, 2016 - 5:43am
April 12, 2016
Ridgewater College’s online law enforcement program makes nation’s top 20
April 12, 2016 - 11:00pm
March 22, 2016
Nicholas Stien, 17, of Willmar, receives the Citizen Life Saving Award Monday night at the Willmar City Council meeting. ( SHELBY LINDRUD | TRIBUNE)
City of Willmar awards teenager for heroic act
March 22, 2016 - 11:11pm
March 2, 2016
Randy Kardell, city building official for Willmar, inspects an addition to a home Monday in the southwest quadrant of the city. Kardell was recently named the 2015 Code Official of the Year by the Upper Great Plains Region III Educational Institute. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
City of Willmar building official receives state award
March 2, 2016 - 11:15pm
January 30, 2016
Ridgewater College was recently added to a list of 150 similar colleges that will be considered for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Ridgewater named among top 150 community colleges
January 30, 2016 - 5:46pm
November 1, 2015
Melissa Wentzel, director of the Bethesda Wellness Center, shows off the new mothers’ room for working mothers who nurse at Pleasant View in Willmar. Bethesda’s policies and practices supporting breastfeeding employees recently earned it the first nursing-friendly business award from the Kandiyohi County Breastfeeding Coalition. (ANNE POLTA | TRIBUNE)
Bethesda Health and Housing receives award for lactation room
November 1, 2015 - 11:00pm