The deadline for political letters for the September primary and school referendums is 5 p.m. Sept. 3. All letters must include the writer's name, complete mailing address and daytime phone number for verification purposes. Letters should be brief and to the point. The maximum length is 350 words. They can be emailed to email@example.com or mailed to Letters, West Central Tribune, P.O. Box 839, Willmar, MN 56201-0839.