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Minnesota siblings, each experiencing infant loss, raise funds for Cuddle Cots
Education funding up, but union urges veto
Charges filed against Tim Kaine's son, others who crashed Minnesota Capitol Trump rally
Fargo man injured when semi hits ditch, rolls onto roof
Disgraced former ND neurosurgeon to serve 36 months on child sex charge
Baseball: Workman-like Falcons take care of business
Local Roundup: Card tennis falls in 8AA semifinals
Homers back Archer as Rays topple Twins
Unbeaten Lynx crush winless Connecticut
United attendance above average
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Roger Herbert Holm
Laura Ione Rasmussen
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
Navarrrette: Welcome to the information crisis
Thomas: Saudi Arabia's duplicity
Commentary: Focus on victims reward terrorists
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
November 23, 2015
2015 Warm the Children campaign is underway
WILLMAR — The West Central Tribune has kicked off its 22nd annual Warm the Children campaign. This campaign is designed to help provide warm...
November 23, 2015 - 12:46pm
August 19, 2015
Kandiyohi, Swift counties to increase patrol for drunk drivers
WILLMAR — As summer winds down, law enforcement will ramp up patrol in search of drunken drivers starting Saturday, according to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office. Both Kandiyohi and Swift counties will participate in the statewide effort, which will last...
August 19, 2015 - 8:45pm
July 9, 2015
Beware of speed traps on highways through July 26
MINNETONKA — Less than 30 seconds after parking his squad car on the side of Interstate 494 on Thursday afternoon, traffic officer Mason Barland...
July 9, 2015 - 11:25pm
June 4, 2015
Campaign yields dozens of seat belt citations
WILLMAR — While recent surveys show about nine in 10 Willmar motorists wear seat belts, local law enforcement issued dozens of warnings and citations during enhancement enforcement last month to encourage more locals to buckle up. During the Toward Zero Death enhanced seat belt...
June 4, 2015 - 11:15pm
January 20, 2015
‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’
Cheryl and Brad Schmidt sing Tuesday at the Barn Theatre in Willmar during a fundraiser for the community theater. As of Tuesday, the Barn Capital...
January 20, 2015 - 11:45pm
December 19, 2014
Facing a handful of choices: Community-Owned Grocery weighs options after capital campaign falls short
WILLMAR — Board members of the Willmar Community-Owned Grocery are weighing their options after a campaign to help capitalize the start-up...
December 19, 2014 - 11:00pm
December 11, 2014
Barn Theatre seeks funds for renovation
WILLMAR — The Barn Theatre announced Thursday the community theater will launch a $989,000 capital campaign to renovate and remodel the current...
December 11, 2014 - 11:18pm
November 3, 2014
Drivers cited in Kandiyohi, Swift Counties for seatbelt violations
WILLMAR — For 89 unbelted motorists in Kandiyohi and Swift counties, driving without a seat belt captured the attention of local law enforcement during the recent “Click It or Ticket” educational and enforcement campaign. They were among more than 6,000 motorists cited statewide...
November 3, 2014 - 11:40pm
October 31, 2014
Pushing the vote
WILLMAR — In the final days before Tuesday’s general election, political parties are working to get out the vote in west central Minnesota. On...
October 31, 2014 - 11:34pm
Wake up, election nears
ST. PAUL — It has been a pretty fall with Minnesotans spending time outdoors, reading about Ebola and engaging in real-life experiences ranging...
October 31, 2014 - 11:28pm
October 9, 2014
Click It or Ticket runs today through Oct. 26
ST. PAUL — Nearly 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will focus on seat belt violations this October through the Click It or Ticket extra enforcement campaign Oct. 10-26. It is coordinated by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety. “We encourage...
October 9, 2014 - 11:24pm
September 11, 2014
United Way launches annual campaign with a goal of $920,000
WILLMAR — The United Way of West Central Minnesota reached out to 31,000 locals last year and has a goal of reaching even more people in need...
September 11, 2014 - 11:32pm
July 24, 2014
City of Willmar reminds candidates of yard sign rules
WILLMAR — The city of Willmar is reminding candidates for public office of the rules for proper placement of campaign yard signs. “As election...
July 24, 2014 - 12:22am
June 5, 2014
Seifert stops in Willmar
WILLMAR — There are four Republican candidates running for governor but so far only one has made a campaign stop in Willmar following the GOP’s...
June 5, 2014 - 12:07am
June 4, 2014
Seifert makes campaign stop in Willmar
WILLMAR –– There are four Republican candidates running for governor but so far only one has made a campaign stop in Willmar following the...
June 4, 2014 - 2:58pm