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Convictions published Nov. 25
'We need to stay ahead': Duluth police recruits will test ‘customer service’ training
Former New York Mills teacher acquitted of charge alleging sexual contact with student
Inmate recaptured after walking away from Clay County Jail annex
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
Hibbing native Perunovich leads UMD in scoring from defenseman position
Princeton gets payback, earns series split with Bemidji
Prep Bowl: Eden Prairie captures 11th state title
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Wild have had Blues rematch 'circled on the calendar'
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Lois M. Toupal
Catherine A. Brainard
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
Tribune Editorial: Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
Classic editorial: Believing in Santa Claus
Some children listening to the Christmas hum-bugs may wonder about Santa Claus. A little girl in New York City asked that very question 119 years...
December 25, 2016 - 5:30am
December 22, 2016
Tribune editorial: City Council in 2017 should confirm procedure and follow it
The Ron Christianson-Steve Ahmann-Tim Johnson-Rick Fagerlie faction has raised its ugly head one last time at a Willmar City Council meeting...
December 22, 2016 - 6:28pm
December 19, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Is axing Affordable Care Act the right solution?
The loud screaming to repeal the Affordable Care Act is drowning out an important question: What would the fallout be? Would we be better off without ACA? A new report says no. Through ACA, hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans have gained coverage and millions more have had their...
December 19, 2016 - 4:52am
December 9, 2016
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich. Tom Stiglich is a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist with Creators Syndicate. Editorial cartoon feedback can...
December 9, 2016 - 3:52am
December 1, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Those enjoying free Vikings games from lower-level luxury suites controlled by the body that operates shiny new U.S. Bank Stadium seem to see...
December 1, 2016 - 12:48am
November 30, 2016
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
The time has come for the Willmar School Board and its teachers to find a way to settle their contract negotiations. Negotiations for the 2015-17...
November 30, 2016 - 1:18pm
November 26, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Battle on microbeads great for Great Lakes
Not to be outdone by its neighbors to the south, Canada now has passed a law banning those tiny little plastic beads found in so many soaps and other personal-hygiene products. U.S. congressional members last year passed a similar federal law here after at least 14 states, including...
November 26, 2016 - 4:22am
November 22, 2016
Tribune editorial: Election creates new era for Willmar City Council
City of Willmar voters have spoken, calling for a new direction on their City Council by electing three new proactive members and re-electing...
November 22, 2016 - 8:45am
November 19, 2016
Midwest Opinion: U.S. Electoral College is 'feature, not bug'
Why an Electoral College? Just look around. If you live in Minnesota or North Dakota, the reason is clear. For Minnesota and North Dakota are not just regions on the American map, like Appalachia or the Southwest. They command respect, because they have power. They have power because...
November 19, 2016 - 4:45am
November 17, 2016
Minnesota opinion: Election result is no excuse for bad behavior
Add drunken driving to the growing list of things you still can't do even though Donald Trump won the presidency and you're either very upset about it or very energized. The outcome of the election was an explanation actually given by a motorist whose blood content, police said, was...
November 17, 2016 - 12:32pm
November 8, 2016
Editorial: It's time to vote
The freedom American citizens all enjoy includes the right to vote on Election Day. It is also a responsibility at the core of our American...
November 8, 2016 - 9:18am
West Central Tribune endorsements for 2016
Here is a review of the West Central Tribune and Forum Communications election endorsements for 2016:
November 8, 2016 - 9:12am
November 2, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsements: Re-elect Koenen, Baker and Miller in District 17 legislative races
District 17 has three competitive races for seats in the Minnesota Legislature in 2016. Here are our Editorial Board's endorsements for the...
November 2, 2016 - 9:10am
November 1, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Re-elect Doug Reese for District 2 in Kandiyohi County
Voters in District 2 can re-elect Doug Reese as their county commissioner or choose Steve Ahmann as their next county representative. Kandiyohi...
November 1, 2016 - 10:00am
October 29, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Vote 'yes' on local option sales tax proposals
Voters in Willmar, Spicer and New London will vote on separate 0.5 percent local option sales tax questions on Nov. 8. We recommend Willmar,...
October 29, 2016 - 6:00am