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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
Records published April 21
April 21, 2018 - 6:03am
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Light decorations stand outside a garage at the Koosman family home in northeast Willmar Wednesday in preparation for the big move. The annual holiday display has grown to include more than 600,000 bulbs, featuring dancing trees, leaping arches, shooting stars, a sky-high cross, candy canes, reindeer and more. The light festival was open six weeks over the holiday season, from Thanksgiving through New Year's.
'Celebrate the Lights' on the move
April 21, 2018 - 5:29am
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Pastor Paul McCullough, right, was named this year's Outstanding Senior at Life Connections. Don Williamson from West Central Sanitation, which sponsors the award, introduced McCullough at the annual event.
Well-known pastor is Outstanding Senior at Life Connections
April 21, 2018 - 4:35am
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Former Rocori superintendent faces additional charges for indecent exposure in St. Cloud
April 20, 2018 - 6:06pm
Lancaster man dies in pickup crash
April 21, 2018 - 1:04pm
Dwayne Johnson is photographed at the Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles Dec. 12, 2017. Dan MacMedan / USA TODAY
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
April 20, 2018 - 1:50pm
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April 21, 2018 - 8:30am
Downtown Willmar on Opportunity Zone recommendation list
April 21, 2018 - 7:05am
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Prior to his speech, Don Shelby, center, took time to paint, one of the many activities at Life Connections.
Don Shelby urges seniors to live life to the fullest at Life Connections
April 21, 2018 - 5:03am
Authorities identify victims Becker County crash that killed 2, injured 2
April 20, 2018 - 5:28pm
Focus 2018: Spotlight on Nonprofits
April 21, 2018 - 1:57pm
A caldera-forming volcano supplies the heat for the hydrothermal features in Yellowstone National Park. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton
The Yellowstone supervolcano is a disaster waiting to happen
April 20, 2018 - 1:01pm
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush places his hand on the coffin of his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush, during her funeral service at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston, April 21, 2018. Four of the United States’ five living former presidents were expected to gather at the church to remember the life, legacy and trademark pearls of Bush, who died on Tuesday at the age of 92. (David J. Phillip/Pool via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Barbara Bush honored by friends and family at private funeral in Houston
April 21, 2018 - 1:56pm
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'Poop train' from New York befouled a small Alabama town, until the town fought back
April 20, 2018 - 1:54pm

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The Focus 2018: "Spotlight on Nonprofits" edition is now online.

This year's annual Focus edition highlights nonprofit organizations across the region. To view "Spotlight on Nonprofits" click here. ...

The April issue of Generations is now available online.

A compilation of stories submitted by our readers, 55 and over, the section is a reflection of our past. Check it out here. ...

The April/May issue of Live it! Magazine now available online

The April/May issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

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Baseball and softball previews of teams in west central Minnesota; published by West Central Tribune, Willmar, MN, are now available online.

For a complete rundown of the region's teams, ...

The 25th annual Home Show, West Central Builders Association, publication of the West Central Tribune, is now available online.

Check out the latest in home building trends here.

Visit the West Central Tribune's updated Photo Store.

The West Central Minnesota Agriculture section is now available online.

The February/March issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

In this issue we visit ...

The February/March issue of Live it! Magazine now available online

The February/March issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

In this issue we ...

IMPACT of Agriculture in Kandiyohi County magazine now available online

By definition, agriculture seems simple enough – growing crops and animals to provide for the masses. The reach of ...

The January issue of Generations is now available online.

A compilation of stories submitted by our readers, 55 and over, the section is a reflection of our past. Check it out here. ...

The West Central Tribune's January 2018 Bridal Guide is now available online.

Complete with six pages of wedding planning guides, this invaluable section is now available to view online here

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The December/January issue of Live it! Magazine now available online

The December/January issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

In this issue we ...

The October issue of Generations is now available online.

A compilation of stories submitted by our readers, 55 and over, the section is a reflection of our past. Check ...

The West Central Tribune Holiday Lifestyle Guide II is filled with holiday tips and information to take the stress of this festive season.

Check out the guide here. ...

Readers 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. 
A sampling
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The West Central Tribune Holiday Lifestyle Guide I is filled with holiday tips and information to take the stress of this festive season.

Check out the guide here.

The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online

The October/November issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

In this ...

The 2017 Fall Home Improvement section is now available online

The 2017 Fall Home Improvement section published by the West Central Tribune is now available to view online  ...

 Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online

The August/September issue of Live it! Magazine is now available to view online here.

In this issue, we ...

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Welcome to our reader contests on Wctrib.com and MorrisSunTribune.com 

Watch for contests brought to you by our contest sponsors, the West Central Tribune and the ...

Kandiyohi County is an amazing place to live, work and play.

Not only is it breathtakingly beautiful with its many lakes,

streams, serene countryside and quaint towns, ...

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