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Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Board
Willmar Public Library Children's Matinee
Grant application for Robbins Island playground raises questions on city role
Cameras could be the next weapon against aquatic invasive species
Kerkhoven pilot dies in Wisconsin plane crash
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
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
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Esther Helen Iverson
Helen M. Sorenson
David L. Lake
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
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