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West Central Tribune
Records published Oct. 22
Willmar high school students talk politics, want more policy discussions
Mall investors set to lose billions as retail gloom deepens
Decision nearing on highway route in wye project around Willmar, Minn.
Rail bypass funding, realignment loom large as Kandiyohi County concerns
College Volleyball: No. 3 Ridgewater strong in Crossover
From ND to the pros, Carson Wentz wins over Philly
WNBA admits big L.A. basket shouldn't have counted
NFL Previews: Vikings’ Bradford returns to Philly
Junior Hockey: Sloppy WarHawks fall to New Ulm
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
As 2017 looms, time to review your Medicare coverage
Harold L. Wieber
Paul E. Biermann
Jim Vossen letter: Viable solutions for MNsure
Corrine Nelson letter: Help the U.S. rise from its decay
Tomi Pirrotta letter: Why this voter is with Dave
Jim Van Der Pol letter: Falk supports public education
Mark McNally letter: Westrom is a friend of education
September 6, 2016
DASSEL - Up with the bases loaded and the state championship game tied at one, Tyler Steen was simply looking to duplicate the outcome of his...
September 6, 2016 - 8:32am
September 5, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Rockets roar to Class C title
Tyler Steen's grand slam in the fifth inning provided the winning runs as the Raymond Rockets claimed their first state championship on Mond...
September 5, 2016 - 6:59pm
September 3, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Raymond edges Sartell in 15-inning epic
Rocket offense scores 10 consecutive runs to advance to state semifinals
September 3, 2016 - 5:31pm
July 26, 2016
Roundup: Raymond tunes up for 11C playoffs with win over Marshall
MARSHALL—The Raymond Rockets took on Marshall on Tuesday in their last game before the Region 11C postseason begins this weekend and came out on top in the tune up, 6-2. The first half of the game was quiet as both starting pitchers came out battling. Raymond's Alex Lotthammer...
July 26, 2016 - 11:20pm
July 24, 2016
Roundup: Chuckers earn spot in County Line title game
ATWATER—Justin Schroeder and Vance Martin handcuffed New London-Spicer and Matt Tanner was perfect at the plate and drove in three runs as Atwater advanced to the County Line League title game with a 7-0 victory on Sunday at Kingery Field. The top-seeded Chuckers will play the...
July 24, 2016 - 10:33pm
July 11, 2016
Monte, SH/MACCRAY both fall in Legion playoffs
MONTEVIDEO—Six errors undermined the higher-seeded Montevideo Legion team in a 8-4 loss to Cottonwood in the opening round of the Division II, District 7 Southwest Sub-District tournament on Monday. No. 5-seed Cottonwood took an early 5-1 lead, then tacked on two runs in the...
July 11, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 10, 2016
Willmar Legion downs DC, falls to Chutes at wood bat tourney
ALBANY—The Willmar Legion baseball team split two games Saturday at the Albany/Avon Wood Bat Tournament on Saturday. Post 167 defeated Dassel-Cokato 13-4 after losing to the St. Cloud Chutes 10-1. Willmar plays Marshall at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Swansson Orange, then plays host...
July 10, 2016 - 11:52pm
July 8, 2016
Bird Island crushes Sacred Heart
BIRD ISLAND—Bird Island put on a clinic on Friday amateur game against Sacred Heart, dominating the Saints from start to finish to win 14-0. The Bullfrogs opened the game with three runs including a two-run double from Logan Swann who had a monster game. Swann went on to hit...
July 8, 2016 - 11:40pm
NLS edges Atwater in back-and-forth amateur battle
SPICER—A three-run fifth inning proved to be the difference for New London-Spicer, which rallied for an 8-6 amateur baseball win over Atwater...
July 8, 2016 - 11:34pm
July 7, 2016
Johnson wins pitchers' duel in Willmar victory
WILLMAR—Tyler Johnson edged Will Jeseritz in a pitcher's duel as Willmar manufactured three runs in a 3-0 Legion baseball win over Granite Falls on Wednesday as Swansson Orange. Despite finishing with just two hits, Post 167 got all the offense it needed. Noah Vreeman scored...
July 7, 2016 - 4:11pm
July 2, 2016
One big inning dooms Corn Belt All-Stars
BIRD ISLAND—One big inning was all the Corn Belt League's best could muster, as the Tomahawk League rallied from five runs down for a 7-5...
July 2, 2016 - 12:23am
June 26, 2016
Area Baseball: Morris edges Bird Island in amateur baseball pitcher’s duel
Sam Mattson edged Brad Gass in a pitcher’s duel Saturday as Morris edged Bird Island 2-0 in amateur baseball
June 26, 2016 - 11:39pm
June 25, 2016
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
The Sacred Heart/MACCRAY Legion baseball team traveled to Mankato for a tournament and started it off by splitting the first two games, losing the first to Lino Lakes 5-1 and winning the second over Sleepy Eye 11-8
June 25, 2016 - 12:34am
June 16, 2016
Area Baseball: Pitchers struggle as MoonDogs wallop Stingers
The struggling Willmar Stingers had their roughest outing of the season Wednesday
June 16, 2016 - 12:06am
June 8, 2016
Area Baseball Roundup: Willmar Legion posts shutout in opener
WILLMAR — Seven of Willmar’s starters got at least one hit and Grant Bangen tossed five shutout innings Wednesday as Post 167 opened the Legion baseball season with a 10-0 win over Cottonwood. Willmar scored twice in the first and produced another five runs in the next frame to...
June 8, 2016 - 11:56pm