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Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Records published Dec. 9
New London man to serve eight years for meth sale
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Cindy K Skaalerud Pasatiempo
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich. Tom Stiglich is a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist with Creators Syndicate. Editorial cartoon feedback can...
9 hours 11 min ago
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
October 28, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Fernando Alvarado to Willmar's Ward 3 seat
Voters have a clear choice on Nov. 8 between Bob Enos and Fernando Alvarado for the open Ward 3 seat on the Willmar City Council. The winner...
October 28, 2016 - 8:00am
October 27, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Julie Asmus to Willmar's Ward 2 seat
Voters have a choice on Nov. 8 of Julie Asmus or Steve Peppin for the open Ward 2 seat on the Willmar City Council. The winner will replace...
October 27, 2016 - 9:06am
October 26, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Schwantes is the right choice for Willmar's Ward 1 seat
Voters have a choice on Nov. 8 of Linda Kacher or Kathy Schwantes for the open Ward 1 seat on the Willmar City Council. The winner will replace...
October 26, 2016 - 12:22pm