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eaders of all ages were asked to color any one of four holiday designs as part of the West Central Tribune’s Holiday Greetings project again this year. Three winners were randomly selected to receive McDonald’s gift cards, as designated below.

 Merry Christmas!  Thank you to all who participated. We hope you enjoyed it.

Olivia Walsh

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Age 7 · DeGraff

Madalynn Villnow Age 9 · Raymond

 Ava Cooley

Age 9 · Pennock


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Dan Anderson President/ Owner 36 years

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Michelle Haglund Administrative Assistant/AP Clerk 28 years

Brian Diem Data Processing/ Sales 25 years

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pon completion of our 79th year in business in Willmar and our 29th in Spicer, all of us at Perkins Lumber would like to take this opportunity to thank all our loyal customers for their support over the past year. Perkins continues to grow and change with our growing community but our commitment to quality, service and you, remains unchanged. We wish you all a happy season and a healthy and prosperous 2018!

Gloria Palmer CADD Operator 19 years

WILLMAR

Perkins Lumber Willmar & Spicer

Quality at work for you.

Larry Hanson Sales/Estimating 16 years

Jason Elliott Dispatch Mgr./Asst. Yard Foreman 25 years

Byron Feifarek Sales/Estimating 9 years

Chris Lorensen Residential Commercial Sales Estimating 13 years

Jon Anderson Owner/Driver/ Yard Worker 16 years

100 NW 10th Street 320-235-3242

Todd Iverson Class A Driver/ Yard Worker 10 years

Tim Haats Driver/Yard Worker 10 years

Greg Gustafson Counter Sales 5 years

Mike Elliott Customer Service/ Yard Worker 18 years

Perkins Construction a division of Perkins Lumber

Quality at work for you.

WILLMAR

100 NW 10th Street 320-235-9420

Lon Wallentine Ag/Lt. Commercial Sales 13 years

WILLMAR

Kris Oman Residential/Lt. Commercial Sales 1 year

Doug Bernhagen Cabinet/Countertop Specialist Design & Sales 10 years

100 NW 10th Street 320-222-3993

Ed Mickelson Customer Service/ Yard Worker 12 years

Perkins Lumber Serving You for 79 Years

SPICER

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South Hwy. 23 320-796-2105

Shawn Oman Lori Carlson Div. Mgr. Res. Sales/ CADD Operator Estimating 14 years 27 years

Dwaine “Gigs” Reich Class A Driver/ Yard Foreman 39 years

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Lori Pagel Clerical Receptionist 1 year

Steve Reierson Dalton Lindstrand Jeremy Hillenbrand Class A Driver/ Residential/Ag/Lt/ Driver/ Shipping & Receiving Yard/Cust. Service Commercial Sales 1 year 3 years 12 years

Jared Olson Sales/Estimating 23 years

Brian Fredrick Cust. Service/ Counter Sales 15 years

Mitch Kruger Part Time Yard Worker 7 months

Chris Rickert Driver/Yard Worker 2 months

The year 2017 represented Perkins Lumber Company’s 79th year in operation. Since it’s beginning in 1938 Perkins has been a leader for building material supplies to area contractors and residents with a complete line of building materials. Perkins Lake Region Lumber in Spicer also celebrated its 29th year supplying Spicer and surrounding areas. The two Lumber yards together with the ag construction division and the Interiors by Perkins cabinets & flooring show room employ 30 people and operate a fleet of 13 delivery vehicles. Over these past 79 years, Perkins has many people to thank, including the many local builders and area residents that have been loyal customers over the years. Their patronage has made Perkins Lumber Company a vital growing part of our area’s business community. 001657382r1

Floyd Mottinger Sales/Estimating 28 years

Mandi Flickinger Clerical Receptionist 6 months


Holiday Greetings

 Ava Johnson Age 4 · Blomkest

Aria Mathews

Age 5 · Willmar

Austin Stuhr

Age 11 · Sunburg

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Iver Buer

Age 6 · Grove City

Age 6 · Sacred Heart

Age 37 · Willmar

 Sharon Nelson

Age 75 · Willmar

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Tony and the crew thank you for entrusting your yard care and snow removal to us. We wish you a Christmas full of happy times with family and friends!

2286 County Road 4 NE Atwater, MN 56209

YARD SMART OF WILLMAR 320.212.4752

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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Age 12 · Maynard

Lilly Hebrink

Megan Gilles

Alexandra Dirksen

Age 14 · Olivia

Addiline Dengler

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Matson Insurance Agency, LLC. MITCH BAKER, AGENT PHONE 320-995-6111 FAX: 320-995-6203 EMAIL: mitch@matsonins.com

COLLEEN A. THORPE, AGENT PHONE: 320-222-6111 FAX: 320-222-6116 EMAIL: colleen@matsonins.com

PO BOX 78 • BLOMKEST, MN 56216

PO BOX 1630 • WILLMAR, MN 56201

May your holidays be full of joy! I look forward to serving you in 2018!

Steve McLane • 320.212.9603

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McLANE PLUMBING

Here’s hoping your Christmas is trimmed with every happiness: friends, family, health, laughter, love and prosperity. We’ve had a ball serving you this year, and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Olivia, MN

OLIVIA

CHRYSLER CENTER

Wishing You Peace

’Tis the season to celebrate life and remember all the good times we’ve shared with loved ones past and present. As we celebrate the birth of our Savior, we give thanks for all the blessings He has bestowed upon us, including the fellowship of friends and neighbors like you.

Wishing you and yours a happy and blessed Christmas.

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Holiday Greetings

Ella Bock

Age 5 · Willmar

Age 7 · Mankato

 Brooklyn Mathews

Marissa Rosenau

Age 8 · Willmar

Age 7 · Willmar

At the birth of our Holy Savior, we want to wish you much peace, joy and enlightenment.

Levi Pappadacks Age 4 · Willmar

Dylan Cochran Age 9 · Renville

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from our families to yours. Lawyers Working For You

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Merry Christmas & Happy New year!

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320-235-2570

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FATTY DADDY Carl, Dustin, Dodd, Kevin, Dave, Jacob

THANKS YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE AND A GREAT 2017!

Bumper to Bumper Repair!

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“Christmas will always be  

as long as we stand

heart to heart j hand in hand.”

 - Dr. Seuss

 from

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Scott at Skeeter’s Body Shop! Thank you for your business!

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WE WILL BE OPEN SATURDAY 9 TO 4 CLOSED MONDAY CHRISTMAS DAY AND CLOSED TUESDAY, DEC. 26

Thank you for letting us into your homes and we look forward to helping you in the coming year.

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!

DAHLBERG BOOT & TRAILER SALES

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We wish you a

Merry Christmas and a

Happy New Year!

208 SW. 5th St, DOWNTOWN WILLMAR

from your friends

60335 US Hwy 12 Litchfield, MN 55355 800.430.5851 www.safebasements.com

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Our Professional Team Thanks you for your patronage and wishes you a

615 1st St S Willmar

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a blessed New Year!

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320-231-1887 Merry Christmas and many blessings in the coming year.

Randy and the staff extends a blessed Christmas season and very Happy New Year!

MERRY CHRISTMAS! THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE!

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320.979.6323

313 4th St SW, WILLMAR

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

320.441.2071

BREWHOUSE HOURS Front Row,L-R; Chris Rieckman(Owner), Allison Warne, Margo Miller, Kelsey Ruter Back Row, L-R; Tamara DeKraai, Darla Quimby, Jill Kack, Julie Molacek, Wendy Kolling

1809 S 1st St. • Willmar, MN • 320-235-5963

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320-214-9562 Sam Schultz, Owner

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and we hope it brings you much joy!

hand crafted brew fresh from the tap!

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Thank you for all of your support! Gift cards & Merchandise available!


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“There is nothing in the world so

irresistibly contagious 

Laughter as

j Good humor.” - Charles Dickens

next to Paws Floral

320.974.8901

251 28th St. SW, Willmar 320.235.7194 www.premiumwaters.com

“For unto you a child is born, a Savior who is Christ the Lord” A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THOSE OF YOU WHO HAVE PATRONIZED US, WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO SERVING YOU NEXT SPRING.

Thank you for your business in 2017.

Kim’s Electric 320-978-6841

MAY YOUR HOME BE FILLED WITH THE TRUE JOY OF CELEBRATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOR, GOD’S GIFT OF PERFECT LOVE.

Gift Certificates Available

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We wish everyone a blessed Christmas season! Zimmer Bros. Waterproofing 320.220.1690

Iandmlandscaping.com - 320-235-4320 - 2801 30th St S W, Willmar

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Merry and Merry Christmas Christmas and Peace Peace to to all. all. We your Weappreciate appreciate your patronage look patronage and and look forward to seeing seeing you you forward to in 2018! 2014!

Treasure His Gifts There are so many gifts to be thankful for this Holiday Season. We thank you for your business and support throughout the year.

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Merry Christmas

DOUG FENSTRA Broker, ALC

320-212-1448

2800 1st Street So. Willmar, MN

320-235-1022

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436 LITCHFIELD AVE SW, WILLMAR 235-2212

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Merry Christmas!

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Modular Roll-In Dock Systems Don’t settle for second best... go with the FLOE! W. Hwy. 23 Raymond 320.967.4291 www.tensenmarine.com

Dr. Kim Olson and all of the staff wish you and your family a Merry Christmas filled with Joy! Highway 12 • Atwater

As we celebrate the Light of the World, may your lives be joyful and bright.

I & M LANDSCAPING NURSERY EMPLOYEES EXTEND TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A BLESSED NEW YEAR!

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Sales & Service Boats, Motors, Trailers & Accessories!

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Sending out warm Holiday Greetings! May Peace and Joy be yours.


Holiday Greetings

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 Ethan Johnson

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Grace Thompson

Age 6 · Blomkest

Age 12 · Kerkhoven

 Jocelyn Dengler

Jayden Johnson

Age 8 · Sunburg

Age 7 · Grove City

McKenna Mathews Age 9 · Willmar

KEITH L. SCOTT AGENCY

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

PO Box 340 • 130 S 8th St Bird Island, MN 55310 320-365-3400 Fax: 320-365-3406 scottins@birdislandmn.com Keith Scott, Agent Andrea Swenson, Agent

Logan Holien Age 8 · Atwater

With appreciation from our entire team, we wish you a healthy and happy holiday season! We look forward to serving you again soon.

Merry Christmas from

Steve & Deb Hinderks, Chris Potter, Monte Linneman, Nate Wanzek & Clint Knoor

Atwater Heating & Air Conditioning! Thank you for your business!

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

At this special time of year we send out greetings to our loyal customers. We appreciate your patronage. 22 Years

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We look forward to seeing you in 2018! ZIEMER AUCTION SERVICE Mark & Brian Ziemer www.ziemerauctions.com

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Thank you to our clients over the past year! VISIT US AT OUR NEW OFFICE LOCATION: 716 South 1st Street, Willmar, MN

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To our customers and friends, we thank you for auctioning with us.

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Dale & Susan Sweep

264 Manitoba St W Find us on

320.796.6020

www.kandiwater.com

SEASON’S GREETINGS FROM

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Registered Principal

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115 Litchfield Ave. · Willmar, MN 56201 • (320) 235-1416

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Age 10 · Renville

Age 7 · Murdock

from Bruce and the Crew at

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Happy Holidays

Miles Morrison

Heidi Beckendorf

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HOLIDAY GREETINGS

 Zoe Schroeder

 Marissa Rosenbrook

Age 6 · Renville

Age 10 · Pennock

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Arianna Gilles

Olive Caron

Age 7.5 · Willmar

Age 6 · Litchfield

Ellie Villnow

Age 5 · Willmar

Brenda Carlson

Macee Schoumaker Age 4 · New London

Wishing you peace, harmony and joy at this magical time of year.

silent night holy night

Hurley’s Tree Service 320-995-1426

Happy Holidays! from Jeff & Tim

Age 38 · Duluth

USED AUTO

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Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8AM-5PM • 320-599-4243

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Brooklynn Wadsworth

Age 6 · Raymond

Katrina Johnson

130 2nd St. NE, Pennock, MN

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone, especially to my constituents in Kandiyohi County District 3 and City of Wilmar Ward 1 Precinct 1 & Ward 3 Precinct 1! It has been my pleasure to serve you in the past year and I promise to continue to do that in 2018. Rollie Nissen,

YOUR COUNTY COMMISSIONER

•Custom Party Trays • Gift Cards • Large Variety of Meats

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May your holiday overflow with joy!

320-212-9887 | rollie.nissen@co.kandiyohi.mn.us.

We are truly blessed with everyone who patronizes our meat shop.

Thank you for making our lives merry and bright!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

320.254.8287

408 Washburn Ave Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm Belgrade, MN Saturday: 8am - 1pm • Sunday: Closed

MERRY CHRISTMAS Faith and her staff thank you for your patronage in 2017. We look forward to serving you in 2018.

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 Russel Zens

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Abbi Korsmo

Age 3 · Willmar

Age 5 · Maynard

Greta Fernholtz Age 9 · Willmar

to all, and to all a good-night.”  “Happy Christmas  - Clement Clarke Moore

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Auto • Commercial • Health • Home Cole Lieser, Agent Trudie Lieser, Agent

Lisa & Phil Quam, Owners

It’s that time of year at McKale’s Catering to reflect on our blessings, family, friends & our valued customers! We appreciate the opportunity to have served you for the past 32 years, now from our new location at 606 4th Ave. SW-County Rd. 40 W, New London.

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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year!

Thank you for your patronage in 2017.

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If it’s not Phil or Lisa it’s not McKale’s Catering

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from

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May 2018 bring you health & happiness

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