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No filings yet for Willmar School Board special election
Renville County closes two parks due to flooding
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
British police confirm multiple fatalities at venue where Ariana Grande was performing
New scary tick disease surfacing in region
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Vikings gave Michael Floyd a chance. 'Now it's up to him,' says his mother.
Twins' Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
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
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Ardyce G. Meadows
Michael Thomas Cullen
Kathryn A. Frandson
Ardella M. Solbrack
Lola M. Olson
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
September 26, 2011
Canoe replica returned to amend for Lewis and Clark theft
LONG BEACH, Wash. (AP) - It was a long time coming, but the descendants of explorer William Clark have tried to make amends for a 205-year-old...
September 26, 2011 - 9:09am
December 31, 2010
10 stories that made 2010 history
While a number of stories played a part in shaping the region during 2010, the No. 1 news story of the year is the number of local elected officials...
December 31, 2010 - 12:03pm
November 12, 2010
Memorial dedicated to soldier killed on Afghan deployment
NEW LONDON -- Standing at the flagpole in front of the New London-Spicer High School on Veterans Day, the family, friends and former school teachers...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Memorial dedication scheduled for Pfc. Clark at NLS High School
NEW LONDON -- A plaque in honor of Army Pfc. Ryane Clark will be dedicated at 7:45 a.m. Thursday at the New London-Spicer High School flag pole. According...
November 10, 2010 - 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 21, 2010
Letter: A tribute to a fallen soldier
I feel compelled to write this letter of opinion after arriving home from a fallen hero's funeral. I have to commend all the citizens of this area for paying their ultimate respect for Ryane Clark and his family. When you looked out of the New London-Spicer High School doors and...
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
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 18, 2010
... a brother and a piece of our heart: Tributes from fellow soldiers shared at Clark funeral
NEW LONDON -- Mourners quietly filled the New London-Spicer High School gymnasium and waited Sunday afternoon -- some dabbing at tears -- until...
October 18, 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
Public pays respects as body of slain soldier returns to New London
A chartered jet descended from a cloudless blue sky to bring the body of Army Pfc. Ryane Clark home Thursday. Clark was killed Oct. 4 while deployed...
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
Students offer fond salutation to 'one of their own'
NEW LONDON -- In 2007, Ryane Clark stood in a sea of students, teachers and friends on the day he graduated from New London-Spicer High School. On...
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
October 14, 2010 - 2:14pm
Communties plan to gather along Pfc. Ryane Clark's processional route
The communities of New London, Spicer and Willmar are preparing to welcome home Army Pfc. Ryane Clark, who was killed Oct. 4 in Afghanistan. People...
October 14, 2010 - 10:43am
Editorial: Welcome home to Pfc. Ryane Clark
U.S. Army Pfc. Ryane Clark, a 2007 graduate of New London-Spicer High School, returns today home to New London and west central Minnesota for...
October 14, 2010 - 12:23am