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December 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Veteran Tom Reynolds, second from right, claps Wednesday along with his wife, Jean Reynolds, after a banner of the late Steve Williams was revealed. A $2.8 million donation from Williams' estate to the Montevideo Veterans Home was announced during a presentation at the American Legion.
Vietnam veteran's legacy: $2.8M to Monte Vet Home
December 5, 2018 - 5:21pm
December 4, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

More than 50 dishes from around the world were available for students, faculty and staff to sample Tuesday during the Taste of Culture event at Ridgewater College.
Taste of Culture at Ridgewater College in Willmar
December 4, 2018 - 6:31pm
December 3, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A horse-drawn carriage rides through Historic Chippewa City during the annual Christmas in the Village event Saturday in Montevideo.
Historic Chippewa City's Christmas in the Village
December 3, 2018 - 12:00am
December 2, 2018
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Horses the stars of Minnesota Christmas parade
December 2, 2018 - 8:18pm
November 30, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Justin Hunt, left, and Angie Midthun, from the Willmar Ambulance Service, show some of the toys that were donated Friday. Toys and money used to purchase gift cards will be given to families in December through the Salvation Army.play button
Toys collected by Willmar's 'Stuff the Ambulance'
November 30, 2018 - 6:51pm
November 26, 2018
Erica Dischino/Tribune
The Celebrate the Light of the World display lit up Robbins Island Regional Park Thanksgiving evening for the first time in its new location.
Lighting Robbins Island up for the holidays in Willmar
November 26, 2018 - 6:03am
November 18, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune 

Getting a picture with Santa was not 15-month-old Camric Williamson’s favorite thing to do Saturday during the meet-and-greet with Santa at the Barn Theatre before the annual Holidaze Parade in downtown Willmar. play button
Ringing in the season with Willmar's Holidaze
November 18, 2018 - 3:30pm
November 15, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

Children sit on the LuLu Beans Coffee Shop float waiting to greet the crowd at the 2017 Holidaze parade in downtown Willmar.
'Holidaze' festivities set for Saturday in downtown Willmar
November 15, 2018 - 8:39am
November 14, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune 

Holiday lights are being set up at Robbins Island in Willmar for the first time as the new home of the Celebrate the Light of the World holiday light display created by Chad Koosman.
Robbins Island's festive transformation: More volunteers needed this weekend to set up Celebrate the Light of the World
November 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
November 12, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Larry Peterson, U.S. Army veteran, listens to the Veterans Day program Monday at the Fagen Fighters WWII Museum near Granite Falls.
WWII survivor offers thanks to American veterans during Fagen Fighters Museum program
November 12, 2018 - 8:46pm
November 8, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Nancy Van Hauen, left, purchases books Thursday with the help of Mary Catherwood during the annual League of Women Voters fundraiser sale. Books will be sold from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
Bargain books at annual Willmar fundraiser
November 8, 2018 - 10:18pm
November 1, 2018
The Wild Daisy received a visit from the Pumpkin Capers. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
In Pequot Lakes, no pumpkin appear to be safe from capers bringing joy to the holiday
November 1, 2018 - 1:37pm
October 31, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Scarlett Contreras in her wig and mermaid costume is among the children sharing in the Halloween fun Wednesday in Willmar when kids from the YMCA child care center visited other staff in the Health and Human Services building.
Songs and laughter for Halloween
October 31, 2018 - 6:11pm
October 29, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Todd Green plays a tombak or zarb from Iran during a presentation Monday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center for Kennedy Elementary School students.
A global sound: Willmar students hear musician play instruments from around the world
October 29, 2018 - 9:12pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Savanna Sorenson, 2, picks out candy from a bucket Sunday during the Trunk-or-Treat event at United Methodist Church in Willmar.
Trunk-or-Treat: Halloween festivities in Willmar
October 29, 2018 - 7:03am
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