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Western Minn. cattlemen to serve on state association
Spicer has seen the light
Minnesota's Ellison would resign from U.S. House if he wins Democratic post
Trump says 'nothing funny' about 'Saturday Night Live' mockery
Trump inauguration protest groups demand access to Washington sites
WCT daily sports schedule
2016 Tribune Boys Basketball Previews
Boys Basketball Previews: Cards' Slagter always puts team first
Wild hold off Leafs' surge
Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Dionne commentary: The disempowered majority in U.S.
Will commentary: Trump's Carrier ploy is not conservatism
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Parker commentary: Donald Trump's demagogic illogic
Thomas commentary: Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
January 14, 2016
Minnesota announces new student loan refinancing program
ST. PAUL -- The Dayton administration and legislators announced a new loan refinancing program Thursday to help Minnesotans tackle their student loan debt. An estimated 500,000 Minnesotans carrying large amounts of student loan debt could potentially save tens of thousands of dollars....
January 14, 2016 - 8:57pm
January 1, 2016
The Insider: Alabama favored in CFP title game
The Alabama Crimson Tide are seven-point favorites over the Clemson Tigers in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Jan. 11 in Glendale, Arizona
January 1, 2016 - 10:28pm
December 14, 2015
The Insider: Cardinals sweep CLC hockey honors
Willmar senior Isaac Kobienia and junior Riley Schneider were named the boys and girls Central Lakes Conference Performers of the Week for hockey on Monday. Kobienia scored five goals and assisted on another in a 3-2 loss to St. Cloud Tech on Thursday and a 6-2 win over Marshall on...
December 14, 2015 - 10:54pm
November 21, 2015
College Football Notebook: LSU’s Miles under fire
A national championship in 2007 and a pair of Southeastern Conference championships might not be enough for LSU coach Les Miles to keep his job in 2016
November 21, 2015 - 12:01am
November 15, 2015
Women's basketball: Warriors drop second straight
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater women’s basketball team dropped their second game in a row to open the season, 79-66 to Association Free Lutheran...
November 15, 2015 - 11:35pm
Men's basketball: Warriors rout AFLBS
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater men’s basketball team earned its first win of the season in convincing fashion Saturday, routing Association Free...
November 15, 2015 - 11:30pm
November 12, 2015
Women's volleyball: Ridgewater's Feldhake, Sterner All-Conference
Ridgewater sophomore setter Kaitlyn Sterner and freshman middle blocker Natalie Feldhake were named to the nine-member First Team in the MCAC for volleyball, the conference announced Tuesday. Sterner piled up 865 assists in 29 matches — nearly 30 assists a match — and also led...
November 12, 2015 - 10:51pm
November 11, 2015
Veterans and their families to be offered in-state tuition rates nationwide
WASHINGTON - All recent U.S. military veterans and their families will now be offered in-state tuition rates to public colleges and universities...
November 11, 2015 - 1:19pm
November 4, 2015
College police officer booked on child pornography charges
A UND police officer was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of possessing child pornography, UND Police Sgt. Danny Weigel confirmed. Paul...
November 4, 2015 - 11:36am
October 28, 2015
College volleyball: Warriors prepare for regional with three-set victory
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater volleyball team warmed up for the Region 13A tournament with a convincing victory over Minnesota West on Wednesday...
October 28, 2015 - 10:47pm
October 23, 2015
Rain makes a rare appearance
Rain rain in October Felicia Garcia, a first-year Ridgewater College student from Renville, deflected Friday's rainfall with a see-through...
October 23, 2015 - 2:01pm
October 21, 2015
MnSCU officials say $12.7M shortfall is no cause for alarm
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system has revealed an unanticipated $12.7 million hit to its finances as enrollment continues to slip and contract talks prove costlier than expected. MnSCU had planned for a 1.8 percent drop in enrollment this fall, but...
October 21, 2015 - 9:20pm
October 14, 2015
College volleyball: Warriors win in five
WILLMAR — St. Cloud Technical climbed off the mat and rebounded from a two-set deficit, but Ridgewater was too tough in the deciding game and...
October 14, 2015 - 11:51pm
October 12, 2015
College Football: Warriors take advantage of turnovers, penalties in win
Dane Massey and receiver Jusias Kalis connected on a 10-yard go-ahead scoring pass midway through the fourth quarter and Ridgewater held on for a 14-7 win over Dakota State on Saturday
October 12, 2015 - 12:00am
October 7, 2015
College volleyball: Warriors ace test against Spartans
The Ridgewater volleyball team got out to a fast start on Wednesday night and didn’t relent, downing the Spartans of M State in three sets,...
October 7, 2015 - 10:38pm