Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
Minn. students practice persuasion on the guy at the top: the superintendent
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota kicks off statewide
Timberwolves hand Magic sixth straight loss
Wild hand Sabres seventh straight loss
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Ex-Wild Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella enjoying new roles in Buffalo
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
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
Keith Cleo Moist
Catherine A. Brainard
Jeanne M. Poage
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.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
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!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
June 9, 2017
Minnesota man accused of putting hot sauce, pepper in daughter's eyes, snapping her with a towel
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Moorhead man is accused of abusing his 2-month-old daughter, including rubbing hot sauce and cayenne pepper in her...
June 9, 2017 - 10:30pm
May 15, 2017
Spicer man sentenced to prison for assault
WILLMAR — A Spicer man accused of assaulting a woman and later threatening a good Samaritan who helped her was sentenced last week to more...
May 15, 2017 - 6:23am
May 8, 2017
Kandiyohi County jury returns verdicts in domestic assault case
WILLMAR — A Kandiyohi County jury found Joseph Alan Schleeter, 32, of New London, guilty Thursday afternoon of third- and fifth-degree...
May 8, 2017 - 4:38am
May 3, 2017
Guerrero to serve 36 months for assault at birthday party
WILLMAR — A man who was charged with striking another man on the head with a ball hitch and causing severe brain bleeding during a birthday...
May 3, 2017 - 7:34am
March 23, 2017
Watkins man charged in connection with sexual assault
LITCHFIELD — A 32-year-old Watkins man is facing first-, second- and third-degree felony criminal sexual conduct and misdemeanor domestic...
March 23, 2017 - 7:08am
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
March 11, 2017
Willmar man convicted of malicious punishment of a child
WILLMAR — A Willmar man was convicted this week of malicious punishment of a child, a felony. Erik Brent Frederickson was sentenced Monday...
March 11, 2017 - 7:02am
March 9, 2017
St. Cloud man pleads guilty to Willmar birthday party assault
WILLMAR — Juan Jose Guerrero Jr. has pleaded guilty to felony second-degree assault, becoming the only suspect of five in a violent September...
March 9, 2017 - 7:45am
March 3, 2017
Charges: Willmar kidnapping came after repeated stalking
WILLMAR — One day before he would be accused of kidnapping his estranged wife from her workplace, court documents say Cesar Octavia Garcia-Gonzalez...
March 3, 2017 - 3:08pm
March 1, 2017
Police: Cosmos man abducted estranged wife
WILLMAR — Police say a 38-year-old Cosmos man hit his estranged wife with his vehicle as she left her Willmar workplace Wednesday morning,...
March 1, 2017 - 5:19pm
February 15, 2017
Duluth man charged with Willmar assault
WILLMAR — Blood splattered and smeared on the floors and walls. The bathroom. The ceiling. A woman with a swollen face, broken eye sockets,...
February 15, 2017 - 6:51am
February 9, 2017
Former Willmar teacher sentenced for alleged assault of student
WILLMAR — A former Willmar high school teacher has been sentenced to unsupervised probation for allegedly assaulting a student on the...
February 9, 2017 - 7:01pm
January 23, 2017
Starbuck man can withdraw criminal sexual conduct guilty plea, appeals court rules
GLENWOOD—Ryan Emmett Moore is currently serving a 15-year prison sentence for an alleged sexual assault. But soon, he'll be back in a Pope...
January 23, 2017 - 6:55am
December 10, 2016
Montevideo father sentenced for assault of baby
MONTEVIDEO — A Montevideo father who reported his own 6-month-old baby as unresponsive to emergency services was sentenced Tuesday to...
December 10, 2016 - 7:00am
Records published Dec. 10
This is the records summary for Dec. 9 House fire near Paynesville PAYNESVILLE — A seasonal home in rural Paynesville was destroyed by...
December 10, 2016 - 6:00am