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Family resort makes its mark
Unsafe air warning expands
Contrary to rumor, Calvin attends Willmar City Council meeting
Willmar School Board meets Wednesday to sell bonds for building program
Western Wisconsin, Twin Cities report flooded roads
Golf: Three tie for lead after Day 1 of MGA tourney
Legion Baseball Roundup: Kerkhoven uses 7-run frame to sink Black Sox
Spectacular Daytona crash concerns drivers
NWL: Waterloo clips Stingers
VFW Baseball: Willmar crushes Litchfield
West Central Minnesota celebrates July 4th with a bang
Willmar library exhibit promotes its music catalog, summer reading program
Fan builds collection as a tribute to garage rock bands of the 1960s
Surreal Life: Willmar artist draws inspiration from sub consciousness
Video: Musical production of 'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at the Barn tonight
Slide Show: Spicer Indendence Day Parade
Swanson — Skonard
Idicula — Johnson
Honebrink — Dokkebakken
Chambers — Nelson
Live it: Chill out this summer with these beverage classics
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: Stay-at-home moms and their changing role
Philip B. Wigen
Geraldine 'Geri' Groothuis
Janice H. Sheldon
Pastor James "Jim" Sumption
Carol Lee Helsper
Commentary: It is time to remember the Korean War
Editorial: Council member Christianson’s isolated city view hurts Willmar
Editorial: Willmar City Council should not try to restrict free speech
Commentary; Charleston and its politics
Commentary: What makes a heavy drinker?
June 25, 2015
Arc Kandiyohi County hires new director
WILLMAR — Arc Kandiyohi County, 200 Fourth St. S.W., Suite 25, Willmar, announces its recent hiring of Kelly Doss as the new executive director. Arc Kandiyohi County is a nonprofit that provides support and advocacy services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Doss...
June 25, 2015 - 12:04pm
October 8, 2013
Sjodin's mother speaking in Grand Forks, N.D.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Linda Walker, the mother of slain University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin and an advocate for victims of violence, will speak at 7 tonight at the “Take Back the Night” rally in UND’s Memorial Union Ballroom, the university said. Since...
news / state
October 8, 2013 - 7:33am
April 18, 2012
HealthBeat blog: Undermining the patient
April 18, 2012 - 8:23am
January 23, 2010
Ag commissioner to farmers: Speak up and tell your story
WILLMAR -- It is time for agricultural producers to not stay down on the farm, but rather to speak up about how food is produced. State Agriculture Commissioner Gene Hugoson admonished producers gathered at the 2010 Strategic Animal Ag Conference recently in Willmar to engage in...
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Letter: Ninety years of advocacy
Lobbying vs. advocacy... What is the difference? There is no difference and our system of government encourages it. Citizenship is more than voting. It is holding those elected, accountable. Unfortunately, when large sums of money, perks and other influences are added to it, it gets...
opinion / letters
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
March 12, 2009
HealthBeat blog: Patient advocacy - Do we expect too much?
One of the keys to better health care, we're told, is for patients to be involved in their own care and to advocate for themselves. But for many people, this is easier said than done. Are we asking more from patients than they're able to deliver? HealthBeat, the West Central Tribune's...
March 12, 2009 - 10:21am
September 22, 2008
Advocacy groups have been blinded by partisanship lies
SAN DIEGO -- As they recall the failure of immigration reform in Congress, Democrats want to come off as the good guys. This means burying the fact that their patrons in organized labor instructed them to kill any compromise that included guest workers -- a concept AFL-CIO President...
opinion / commentary
September 22, 2008 - 12:00am