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Wall Street again marks new highs in post-election run
Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Discipline key to farmers' financial success
Trump's labor pick sends early warning sign to worker advocates
Tough night on ice
Morris/CA boys down Lakers in OT
Card slow, then stop, St. Cloud Tech
LQPV rebounds in second half, wins in OT
Cards warm up for Classic with win over Rocori
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'
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
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
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Enid Evangeline Martell Olson
Cheryl (Cheri) Rae Downs Holgerson
Henry "Hank" Weseman
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 30, 2016
Willmar lawmaker says special session may be brewing
WILLMAR — Willmar lawmaker Dave Baker said he thinks a special legislative session could be held yet this year. Baker, a Republican who...
November 30, 2016 - 10:53pm
November 8, 2016
West Central Tribune endorsements for 2016
Here is a review of the West Central Tribune and Forum Communications election endorsements for 2016:
November 8, 2016 - 9:12am
November 7, 2016
Karen Falk letter: Baker, Miller don't deserve endorsement
I don't understand why the West Central Tribune would endorse Tim Miller and Dave Baker. Andrew Falk and Mary Sawatzky repaid every penny of...
November 7, 2016 - 6:01am
Dave Baker letter: Let's work toward a unified community
This letter is in response to the West Central Tribune's editorial endorsement.for the District 17B seat. I wanted to thank the West Central...
November 7, 2016 - 6:01am
Ben Hooper letter: Baker is great employer
It has been pretty frustrating reading comments on the opinion page in recent days to see how Dave Baker, my employer of 9 years, doesn't pay...
November 7, 2016 - 6:00am
November 6, 2016
Amy Haugen letter: Endorsing the GOP is endorsing failure
I don't agree with your recent endorsements of Dave Baker and Tim Miller over Mary Sawatzky and Andrew Falk. What's particularly baffling is...
November 6, 2016 - 10:01pm
November 5, 2016
Tony Skare letter: Baker says one thing but does another
This past March, I, in addition to many other constituents, traveled down to the Capitol to see our local legislators. When we were on our way...
November 5, 2016 - 10:10am
November 4, 2016
John W.C. Dahl letter: Baker's special-interest funding
At a recent forum, Dave Baker said, "When I see these huge amounts of money coming into the campaigns I am not happy about this at all." For...
November 4, 2016 - 9:44am
Rev. Mark S. Chamberlain letter: Return Sawatzky to St. Paul
Although she only served one term in office as our state representative, Mary Sawatzky delivered on three key transportation projects in our...
November 4, 2016 - 9:27am
November 3, 2016
Carolyn Jorgenson letter: Baker is benefiting at our expense
As a registered nurse with 38 years of experience, I have a keen interest in health care issues (outcomes, accessibility, affordability) in...
November 3, 2016 - 9:48am
Alyse Pirrotta letter: A vote for Baker is a vote for life
This letter is in support of Dave Baker for District 17B state representative. Many of my acquaintances wonder why, as an educator, I am voting...
November 3, 2016 - 8:46am
November 2, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsements: Re-elect Koenen, Baker and Miller in District 17 legislative races
District 17 has three competitive races for seats in the Minnesota Legislature in 2016. Here are our Editorial Board's endorsements for the...
November 2, 2016 - 9:10am
November 1, 2016
Richard Lindahl letter: Does Baker really care about us?
There have been many letters in the opinion section from Dave Baker's employees and friends praising him for helping people when they need help....
November 1, 2016 - 3:16pm
October 31, 2016
Bruce Vogel letter: Baker deserves another term
As I listen to the radio ads that Mary Sawatzky and her special-interest groups are running against Dave Baker, it becomes quite apparent that...
October 31, 2016 - 2:17pm
October 29, 2016
Health insurance a key topic in Willmar legislative forum
WILLMAR — In the last public forum to be held before the Nov. 8 general election, candidates from local legislative races met Friday in...
October 29, 2016 - 4:32am