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Minnesota DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr and his hunting companion taking a break during the 2015 Governor's Pheasant Opener near Montevideo. The commissioner released a survey in September that found 86 percent of users of wildlife management areas support ongoing acquisition of these public lands.
Meeker County Board splits twice but on second vote approves transfer of land for wildlife area
December 29, 2017 - 8:27pm
May 12, 2017
MN CREP sign-up starts
May 12, 2017 - 10:11am
April 23, 2017
Submitted / A trained fire fighter helps set a prescribed burn on conservation land in this photo provided by fire trainer Joe Blastick with The Nature Conservancy.
Smoke in the air ...
April 23, 2017 - 4:36pm
September 3, 2016
Adding trees to the prairie landscape can provide economic and environmental benefits. Trees can be used to improve pastures, protect soil from erosion and crops from stress. Here, cattle graze at the Moonstone Farm near Montevideo, where woody plants have been incorporated into the overall farm operation. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Trees have a place on the prairie, with benefits to landscape and economy
September 3, 2016 - 3:20pm
June 7, 2016
Golden winged warblers are in steep decline across most of North America except in northern Minnesota where they continue to thrive. (NRRI | SUBMITTED)
Unique forestry method creates perfect habitat for golden winged warbler
June 7, 2016 - 5:30am
December 12, 2013
An entire class of Ridgewater College electrician students gain experience by working Wednesday on rewiring light fixtures at the new center for Habitat For Humanity at the former Goodwill building in Willmar.
New Habitat for Humanity location to open March 1
December 12, 2013 - 11:13pm
July 10, 2013
Ann Sisler of Penawa, Manitoba, chairperson of the Cycle of Hope organizing committee, hangs her laundry Wednesday on her bike in the Willmar Auditorium during a stop in town. Cycle of Hope volunteers left Louisville, Ky., on June 28 for a two-week journey to celebrate the 20th Annual Cycle of Hope’s 1,000 Miles Home Challenge. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Motorists asked to drive with caution, watch for Habitat bikers
July 10, 2013 - 11:20pm
April 26, 2012
Abdirahman Anshur holds up a quilt he received at the dedication for his family's home Wednesday as Lul Yusuf looks on. The Habitat for Humanity ceremony was at the new home in northwest Willmar. The home, built by Ridgewater College carpentry students, now belongs to Hassan Jirow and Ibado Anshur, the first Somali family in the community to receive a Habitat house. Quilts from several area churces were given as house warming gifts to the family. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
And a quilt!
April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 14, 2012
Ashley Alsum, left, and Pam Vanderbeek go through some of the items that have been gathered for the ReStore being set up at the Habitat For Humanity office in Willmar. As you are doing your spring cleaning, consider donating your usable items that you no longer use to ReStore or another second-hand store. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Spring cleaning? Get rid of unwanted items at ReStore in Willmar, Minn.
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Ridgewater Foundation to award $5,000 grant
April 4, 2012 - 4:37pm
March 26, 2012
Ron Norby, a Habitat for Humanity employee, carries in a computer monitor Saturday for Arlyss Engelson of Kandiyohi during electronics collection day. Habitat for Humanity of West Central Minnesota will take televisions, computers, radios, microwaves, phones and other electronics to be recycled Monday through Thursday 9 to 11 a.m. at the office at 619 Benson Ave. Freewill donations are accepted for the service. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Electronics collection day
March 26, 2012 - 12:00am
February 9, 2012
Habitat for Humanity will accept computers, monitors, keyboards, televisions, phones, copiers, fax machines, remotes, irons, hair dryers, radios and microwaves for recycling. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Habitat now accepting electronics for recycling
February 9, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
Habitat for Humanity accepting electronics for recycling
February 8, 2012 - 4:12pm
December 2, 2011
Moving Veterans Service Office could increase service and efficiency
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
June 13, 2011
Gary Lagerstedt, left, presents a key holder to Andrew Martinez during the dedication Saturday of the Martinez family's Habitat for Humanity house on Northwood Court Northwest in Willmar. Albert and Angie Martinez and their children, Andrew, Albert and Angelia were welcomed to the neighborhood during the ceremony. Also in the photo is the Rev. Brian Mandel, second from left, of Our Lady of the Lakes Church in rural Spicer. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Habitat house dedicated
June 13, 2011 - 12:00am