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'Good night': Haunting final contact from missing Malaysian jet
Records for March 17
Three killed and three injured near Mankato
Video: Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is held in Benson
Hearing Tuesday on appointing or electing Kandiyohi County officers
NASCAR: Edwards wins at rain-soaked Bristol track
NBA: Martin, Wolves edge Kings
College Basketball: Gophers miss cut for NCAA tourney
College Basketball: Florida overall No. 1 for men’s NCAA tourney
Jubilant Jaguars: BBE boys win another Class A title
Willmar, Minn., native rolls out second book in series; third book in the works
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
Quiznos files for bankruptcy protection
J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
‘Chairs Gone Wild’ hits Spicer, Minn.
Bach — Smith
Mark your picks in our March Fever Upfront Picks contest
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Zelda M. Everson
Marlin S. B. Engen
Louis Ronald Steffens
Editorial: Dayton’s reasoning wrong on this issue
Letter: Stop the Keystone Pipeline
Letter: Recycle at school sports events
Letter: Misconceptions about wolves
Letter: Conventional wisdom vs. truth
Sonshine's Tent City taking shape in northeast Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Sonshine Festival campers are arriving today in northeast Willmar. Tent City is taking shape in the festival's camping area. Camping officially opened this morning at the annual Christian music festival, and stage performances begin this evening. Musicians will perform...
news / local
July 17, 2013 - 2:32pm
June 14, 2013
Encore! NBA crowd roars for 11-year-old mariachi singer (video)
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- An 11-year-old Latino boy whose singing of the national anthem at the NBA Finals set off a barrage of racist tweets earned...
news / nation
June 14, 2013 - 8:13am
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Comic book fans will converge on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds this weekend for the Midwest Comic Book Association's SpringCon. More than 225 comic book creators are expected at this year's comic book carnival. The event opens to the public...
news / state
May 14, 2013 - 6:45am
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Angelina Jolie says that she has had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely...
news / nation
May 14, 2013 - 6:23am
April 3, 2013
Spicer, Minn., woman takes party-planning expertise to ‘Today’ show in New York City
SPICER — It’s not easy packing up a party, flying halfway across the country and putting props, food and games all on display for a national television audience. “Chaos is a good word for it,” said Kelly Anderson, of Spicer, who was one of three women who competed last week...
news / local
April 3, 2013 - 11:43pm
February 10, 2013
Mumford and Sons take top award at Grammys
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mumford & Sons wrapped up a completely unpredictable Grammy Awards with perhaps the most surprising win of the night, taking home album of the year for “Babel.” It was an event that even shocked the London folk-rockers. “We figured we weren’t going...
entertainment / music
February 10, 2013 - 10:50pm
December 12, 2012
Top 2012 searches include Whitney, PSY, Sandy
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The world's attention wavered between the tragic and the silly in 2012, and along the way, Web surfers searched in huge numbers to find out about a royal princess, the latest iPad, and a record-breaking skydiver. Whitney Houston was the "top trending" search of...
December 12, 2012 - 12:44pm
November 24, 2012
Norwegian-Americans sought for reality show
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
Elmo puppeteer accused of underage relationship (video)
November 12, 2012 - 9:34am
November 8, 2012
'Hairspray' opens tonight at Willmar, Minn., High School
November 8, 2012 - 9:05am
October 4, 2012
Outdoor community theater to open Meander weekend in Granite Falls, Minn.
October 4, 2012 - 7:50am
2012 arts crawl celebrates love of place, creativity along Minnesota River in western Minnesota
October 4, 2012 - 7:00am
Prairie roots grow deep in western Minnesota
October 4, 2012 - 7:00am
September 20, 2012
New London, Minn., couple ends 35-year run at Renaissance Festival
entertainment / showcase / news / local
September 20, 2012 - 6:00am
August 19, 2012
West Fargo diner abuzz after actor Tom Hanks and family drops in for breakfast
WEST FARGO - The breakfast and lunch rush is done for the week at TNT's Diner in West Fargo, but owners Tim and Tammy Hagensen are still buzzing...
August 19, 2012 - 7:40am