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ALC graduates celebrate overcoming obstacles
Area cities hopeful for flood mitigation funds
Zoning amendment would increase garage door height for RV storage
School officials like state education bill
Prep softball: Just another family outing
Prep softball: Holdingford takes out Paynesville
Prep softball: ACGC eliminated from 5A-West
Prep track roundup: Cards’ Jackson 2nd in 200
Prep baseball roundup: Koll, Kinny lead Litch past Annandale
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Stanley G. Gatewood
LaVern "Bud" Lloyd Johnson Sr.
Linnea Hagman Sept. 21, 1917 - May 24, 2013
Audrey M. Nordquist
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Tribune Editorial: Laborers help make this country great
hile the date and place is known, the person who first came up with the idea of Labor Day is still uncertain. It was either a McGuire or a Maguire...
Mon, Sep 07, 2009 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: An honest exchange needed in health debate
"What we have to do today is make a covenant, to slit our wrists, be blood brothers on this thing. This will not pass. We will do whatever it takes...
Thu, Sep 03, 2009 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: Fine line between pranks, vandalism
Kandiyohi County's move Tuesday to amend its nuisance ordinance provides law enforcement the tools needed when pranks cross the line to vandalism -- during homecoming or any other time. Someone...
Wed, Sep 02, 2009 - 12:00am
Being prepared key to flu season
lu preparedness. Put that at the top of a company's staff meeting agenda and watch the eyes glaze over. It's not sexy, but having a sensible plan in place to...
Sat, Aug 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Humane Society has daily needs also
ost of us know there is a local Humane Society chapter and have a vague idea of what the members do. We know they rescue and shelter animals, and find...
Fri, Aug 28, 2009 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: Kennedy's service deserves recognition
The name Edward "Ted" Kennedy might have meant something completely different. As morning news shows announced the Democratic senator's death Wednesday, CNN's sports commentator Rafer Weigel reported that when he...
Thu, Aug 27, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: State of purple welcomes Favre
"Bretter late than never?" read the West Central Tribune's sports headline Wednesday. How true! Brett Favre arrived on the Minnesota Vikings practice field Tuesday, gray beard and all, with a...
opinion / state
Fri, Aug 21, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: Region must work together on rail
During the 1860s, President Abraham Lincoln helped inspire the railroad transportation revolution in America. Then the arrival of a railroad helped develop open west central Minnesota during the late 1800s...
Sat, Aug 08, 2009 - 12:00am
A criticism heard during the early years of the Bush administration was that the media were "in the tank" for Bush, fearing to question his foreign and domestic policies in...
Sat, Jun 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Gov. Tim Pawlenty, 130 State Capitol, 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155. Ph.: (651) 296-3391. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Senate Majority Leader Larry Pogemiller, 235 Capitol...
Mon, May 04, 2009 - 12:00am
We welcome letters to the editor on topics of public interest. Your letter should be clear and concise. Letters should not exceed 350 words, typewritten or e-mailed if possible. Letters...
Wed, Apr 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Call federal officials:
Pres. Barack Obama, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20500; (202) 456-1111. E-mail: email@example.com Vice-Pres. Joe Biden, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20500;...
opinion / commentary
Fri, Apr 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Editorial: Good luck to all in the Red River Valley area in flood battle 2009
An old and familiar spring foe -- the cold rising water of the Red River of the North -- has returned to Minnesota and North Dakota. The Red River is...
Thu, Mar 26, 2009 - 6:38am
Editorial: America does need hybrid car growth
As quickly as gas dropped below $2 per gallon, American's interest in hybrid cars crashed and sales of this car segment evaporated. Hybrid car sales in May 2007, when gas...
Sat, Mar 21, 2009 - 12:00am
The first name of William Fenske was listed incorrectly in Wednesday's editorial.
opinion / news / opinion
Thu, Mar 19, 2009 - 12:00am