Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Mille Lacs walleye fishing season to end in two weeks
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Hwy. 23 detour to end Friday between Clara City, Raymond
President Barack Obama tours Louisiana promises support
NLS breaks ground on $20.6 million project
Vikings can't wait to christen new digs
Vikings' Trae Waynes aims to seize the day in Sunday's preseason game
Fans welcome 'golden' Lynx players back home
Twins' Santiago undergoing mechanics makeover
Roundup: BBE tennis opens with tough loss to LPGE
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Hulu ends free streaming service
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Henry (Hank) Wiegmann
Almut E. Yohe
Edward A. Hewett
Jeremy Robert Thiel
Jerome "Poncho" Schneider
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
Commentary: Trump's bitter Virginia cocktail
Update: Charges filed against man in death of 5-year-old Watkins girl
February 11, 2013
Chocolate continues to top the list of gifts for Valentine’s Day
WILLMAR — Romance is in the air at Mr. B Chocolates, and it smells like fine European chocolate. Workers at the family-owned shop have been...
February 11, 2013 - 10:17pm
December 12, 2011
My favorite food of 2011? Cioccolatissimo, hands down
What was the absolute favorite thing you ate in 2011? When Amy Ephron, publisher of an online food magazine called "One for the Table," asked...
December 12, 2011 - 12:00am
July 11, 2011
Stuffed Cherries in Chocolate just might become a new favorite
Sweet and juicy cherries are one of my favorite summertime flavors. And chocolate has been an obsession of mine for years. A piece of good quality...
July 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 31, 2011
It will be love at first bite with these Chocolate and Raspberry Cream Tarts
On stage recently, speaking before a crowd of 350 food lovers and writers at a literary seminar exploring food in literature, Ruth Reichl said,...
January 31, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Operation Chocolate Chip Cookie featured in Wctrib.com video
The West Central Tribune has posted a video about Operation Chocolate Chip Cookies in memory of New London's soldier Ryane Clark. Clark was...
October 22, 2010 - 8:40am
October 19, 2010
Cookies to be flown to U.S. troops deployed to Afghanistan following Ryane Clark funeral
NEW LONDON -- The word "unbelievable" was uttered repeatedly as volunteers showed up Monday morning at Peace Lutheran Church in New London and...
October 19, 2010 - 12:00am
October 16, 2010
'Operation Chocolate Chip Cookie': More cookies needed to send to U.S. military in Afghanistan
NEW LONDON -- If ever there was a time to bake chocolate chip cookies, that time is now. In a unique plea, residents from the home community of U.S. Army Pfc. Ryane Clark are being asked to make and donate dozens and dozens of homemade chocolate chip cookies that can be sent to troops...
October 16, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Operation Chocolate Chip: More cookies are needed to send to soldiers in honor of Pfc. Clark
NEW LONDON -- More chocolate chip cookies, disposable plastic food containers, cardboard boxes with lids (like those that reams of paper come...
October 15, 2010 - 11:39am
September 13, 2010
Chocolate cookies get a spark from crystallized ginger
The sudden change in weather, from sunny and warm to cool, wet and dreary, put me in the mood to start "cleaning out." You know, cleaning out...
September 13, 2010 - 12:00am
February 1, 2010
A dessert that's filled with love power
I've been eating thin, lacy pancakes the size of a dinner plate since I was a toddler. Although some would call them French crepes, in our house,...
February 1, 2010 - 6:42am
September 14, 2009
In perfect harmony: Moist bread satisfies chocolate craving
I'm always in the mood for chocolate, but every once in a while I get an overwhelming desire for chocolate with a hit of cinnamon. Not too much,...
September 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
HealthBeat blog: the all-chocolate edition
That extra piece of chocolate on Valentine's Day is supposed to be good for you, or so the experts claim. Check out the West Central Tribune's HealthBeat blog for an exploration of the research on the health benefits of chocolate in The all-chocolate edition.
February 13, 2009 - 2:24pm