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April 13, 2019
Mary Williams Jasicki teaches Aqua Dance Jam at Shoreview Community Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Business owners: YMCA has an unfair advantage
April 13, 2019 - 5:13pm
October 2, 2018
Megs Yunn, left, with Nikkia Griffin, who has been to the "Birthday Boutique" in Pittsburgh, Pa. Photo courtesy of Beverly's Birthdays.
Pennsylvania woman helps homeless children celebrate birthdays - one party at a time
October 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
April 21, 2018
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Eric Wankerl, left, and Paige Marquardt spend time together on their date at Marquart’s home in Spicer. They have been dating for four years and are engaged to be married in August 2019.
Love has no disability: AIM brings couple together, assists with services, training
April 21, 2018 - 9:33am
December 4, 2017
Illustration by Troy Becker / Forum News Service
The reason some women are wearing dresses every day in December
December 4, 2017 - 7:37am
October 23, 2017
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The newly opened Community Integration Center is located on Fifth Street Southwest in downtown Willmar. Founded by a group of immigrants from east Africa, the center is open to all members of the community in an effort to overcome cultural, economic and health barriers.
Community Integration Center opens in downtown Willmar
October 23, 2017 - 11:00pm
August 2, 2016
Bargains & Blessings, located at 1417 1st Street South in Willmar. (Shelby Lindrud / Tribune)
Nonprofit thrift store ministry opens in Willmar
August 2, 2016 - 2:12pm
May 20, 2016
Let’s Go Fishing is launching its 2016 season Monday. Director Joe Holm, right, lifts fishing rods and reels to Kevin Rache, a volunteer with the Willmar chapter, as they equip a pontoon boat for the season ahead. They were busy outfitting the pontoons Friday at the chapter’s office along U.S. Highway 71 in Willmar. (Tom Cherveny | Tribune)
New crew on board to launch 2016 season for Let’s Go Fishing
May 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
March 7, 2016
Zack Liebl
Liebl to lead Barn Theatre as executive director
March 7, 2016 - 11:32pm
Habitat for Humanity names new executive director
March 7, 2016 - 11:04pm
January 4, 2016
Tonya Thimons, left, explains the Destiny program to widow Doreen, center, and Jeane, a village elder, in Masese, Uganda. (SUBMITTED)
Spicer woman co-founds organization to help widows in Uganda
January 4, 2016 - 11:44pm
October 14, 2015
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, right, talks during a news conference Wednesday in St. Paul, about her office’s accusation that Car Donation Foundation of St. Paul put little money toward its advertised mission over a four-year period but steered millions to the for-profit companies owned by the group’s founders. (Katy Kather | Pioneer Press)
Attorney general accuses Minnesota car donation charity of fraud
October 14, 2015 - 11:37pm
October 6, 2015
Inventors Congress ends 58-year run
October 6, 2015 - 11:16pm
October 5, 2015
Alana Ziehl is the new executive director at the Willmar Area Food Shelf. She says she is happy to again be in the nonprofit sector. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Area Food Shelf names Ziehl executive director
October 5, 2015 - 12:34am
August 18, 2015
VanDerBill is United Way marketing director
August 18, 2015 - 5:44pm
June 25, 2015
Arc Kandiyohi County hires new director
June 25, 2015 - 12:04pm