Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
RR crossings near Pennock closed until Wednesday
Nurse charged with murdering 8 at Canadian nursing home
At least one person injured in crash involving Minnesota school bus
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
Goldman, closer to Murdoch than Bugs Bunny, misses year's biggest deal
WCT 2016 Prep Volleyball Pairings
Roundup: YME opens 3A playoffs with straight-set win
Wild coach loves new Parise line
Zimmer says he has faith, but not proof yet of top team
NLS Football Preview: NLS, Melrose going in different directions
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Donna G. R. Gilman
David O. Johnson
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
John Gehrking letter: Sawatzky is a typical politician
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
Dionne commentary: Trump is not a GOP aberration
February 6, 2012
Minnesota storm chaser killed in Oklahoma collision
SAPULPA, Okla. (AP) -- A storm chaser featured on The Weather Channel has been killed in a head-on collision in northeastern Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol hasn't released the names of those killed in a double-fatality accident on the Turner Turnpike in Sapulpa Saturday...
February 6, 2012 - 8:20am
January 17, 2012
Nelson faces murder, manslaughter charges in Montevideo, Minn., murder
MONTEVIDEO -- Darek Jon Nelson, 24, of Montevideo faces four felony charges - second-degree murder, first-degree manslaughter and two counts...
January 17, 2012 - 10:37am
November 10, 2011
Willmar, Minn., man dead after jump from bridge
WILLMAR -- The body of a 19-year-old man from Willmar who apparently jumped to his death from a U.S. Highway 12 bridge onto the state Highway 23 bypass around 7:50 p.m. Wednesday evening will be examined by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner. According to a news release from Willmar...
November 10, 2011 - 10:50am
September 26, 2011
Death of Eden Valley woman in fire pit under investigation
EDEN VALLEY -- The death of a 57-year-old woman whose body was found in a fire pit early Monday morning is under investigation by the Stearns County Sheriff's office. The woman is identified by Sheriff John Sanner as Bonita Louise Schwandt. Her body was taken to the Ramsey County...
September 26, 2011 - 3:48pm
July 13, 2011
Rural Madison man dead in ATV accident
MADISON -- A 54-year-old rural Madison man died as a result of an all-terrain vehicle crash reported around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday west of Madison. According to a news release from Lac qui Parle County Sheriff Rick Halvorson, Thomas Bly was found under the ATV and was pronounced dead...
July 13, 2011 - 9:02am
June 7, 2011
Fireman dies in Glenwood, Minn., cause under investigation
GLENWOOD -- The cause of death for a 23-year-old Glenwood man is under investigation by the Glenwood Police Department. According to a news release from Glenwood Police Chief Dale Danter, officers found Matthew Chan unresponsive and not breathing when they were called around 6:45...
June 7, 2011 - 10:18am
May 11, 2011
Police: Woman dies on train tracks in Atwater
ATWATER -- An adult female died Tuesday on the railroad tracks in downtown Atwater after an apparent accident involving a train at about 4:45...
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
May 9, 2011
Boy dies in accident after leading law enforcement on high-speed chase north of Bemidji
A 16-year-old boy died Saturday morning after leading area police officers on a high-speed chase north of Bemidji. The boy has not yet been identified, pending notification of family members. According to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Deputies stopped...
May 9, 2011 - 11:41am
April 27, 2011
Man killed in ATV crash near Watkins, Minn.
LITCHFIELD -- Pending the notification of relatives, Meeker County officials are withholding the name of a 55-year-old man killed in a ATV crash near Watkins. According to a news release from Sheriff Jeff Norlin, a person traveling on 677th Avenue came across a four-wheeler accident...
April 27, 2011 - 10:10am
April 8, 2011
Oakport man who died while sandbagging his home on Red River admired for his strong work ethic
OAKPORT, Minn. - Volunteers filled and stacked sandbags at the Goehring family farm here Thursday, but it was chaotic without Quentin Goehring...
April 8, 2011 - 10:00am
March 4, 2011
Michigan basketball player dies after game-winning shot in overtime capping undefeated season
Update 12::05 p.m.
March 4, 2011 - 12:03pm
February 28, 2011
Last surviving U.S. veteran of World War I dies at age 110
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Frank Buckles, who lied about his age to get into uniform during World War I and lived to be the last surviving U.S. veteran...
February 28, 2011 - 9:30am
January 10, 2011
Hastings teenager killed in car crash Sunday afternoon
A 19-year-old Hastings, Minn., woman, Aleeza Saande, died Sunday afternoon in a crash near Lake City. Saande was south of Lake City, traveling southbound on Highway 61, when her car crossed the centerline and was broadsided by a charter bus about 1:30 p.m. Saande was driving a 2002...
January 10, 2011 - 11:10am
December 30, 2010
Bemidji pedestrian struck by vehicle on Tuesday has died
BEMIDJI - The Bemidji pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle while walking along Fifth Street Northwest early Tuesday morning has died.
December 30, 2010 - 3:49pm
Hermantown 84-year-old man killed in hit-and-run accident
An 84-year-old Hermantown man was killed this morning in a hit-and-run on Arrowhead Road, the Hermantown Police Department said in a news release.
December 30, 2010 - 2:34pm