Weather Forecast

Mike Pogge-Weaver, Swift County Administrator
Swift County Administrator expected to submit resignation during special meeting Tuesday
September 26, 2016 - 12:36pm
Fla. company to add call center in Willmar
September 26, 2016 - 12:13pm
Renville County house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
September 26, 2016 - 12:25pm
Jozy Lyn Saterbak
September 24, 2016 - 7:47pm
Aug. 15: Trio, including security guard, face charges in thefts from three mall stores in Willmar
August 15, 2016 - 12:16am
Records for Sept. 26
September 26, 2016 - 6:38am
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

John Harren, current Willmar Municipal Utilities Director of Operations, was chosen as the new permanent general manager at Monday's meeting of the Municipal Utilities Commission. Harren, currently the interim general manger, was the lone finalist for the position.
Harren chosen as permanent GM for Willmar utility
September 26, 2016 - 9:01pm
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
September 26, 2016 - 9:14pm
A solitary yellow bike was spotted leaning against a building in Willmar on Wednesday. The time has come to put the bikes away for the winter, so Willmar Community Education and Recreation are asking for people to return the bikes to the yellow bike racks found across town. Briana Sanchez / Tribune play button
City prepares to collect yellow bikes next week
September 25, 2016 - 6:56pm
UmNIULk3-sm0dWOKa play button
Troubled lawyer shoots nine in Houston before being killed by police
September 26, 2016 - 9:17pm
Jacob's photo is projected on the screen at the community memorial service for Jacob Wetterling at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University in St. Joseph, Minn., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Jacob Wetterling is remembered by family and Minnesota
September 25, 2016 - 5:36pm
Vote in our Readers' Choice 2016
October 15, 2016 - 12:00am
In this undated photo, an unidentified customer tries different e-cigarette flavors at the Henley Vaporium in New York City. E-cigarette use is on the rise in the U.S. and nearly 4 percent of adults currently use the devices, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. REUTERS
E-cigarette users view smoke-free areas as okay for vaping
September 26, 2016 - 2:28pm
Lyla M. Porter
September 26, 2016 - 7:57pm
Alison Wittman, left, and Abby Riley, both from Olivia, helped with Tobacco Compliance Checks in Renville County as part of the RAPAD Coalition (Renville Alliance for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drugs.) The group had a booth at the Renville County Fair with a display of side-by-side comparisons of flavored tobacco products in candy like packaging.
Reader News: RAPID Coalition effort
September 26, 2016 - 6:18am

Inside West Central Tribune

Choose the winners of local football games in our Prep Pigskin Picks contest. Compete against the picks of West Central Tribune's sports department staff and sponsors.

The latest issue of Live it! Magazine is now available for viewing online here.

In this issue we take a look at the changing roles pets play in ...

Enter your Kandiyohi County Fair Selfie Photos in our contest - click here.



Click on our Contests page.

Auto Racing Challenge