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April 14, 2016
A Day in the Life 2: The West Central Tribune's annual Focus edition is available online now
April 14, 2016 - 3:00am
February 19, 2016
A Day in the Life 2: The West Central Tribune logs 24 hours in west central Minnesota today
February 19, 2016 - 2:24pm
April 16, 2015
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View our 2015 Focus project: A Day in the Life of west central Minnesota
April 16, 2015 - 10:34am
February 25, 2015
Michael Swanson cuts pizza at 12:33 a.m. Tuesday at Casey’s General Store on 19th Avenue in Willmar. He was photographed as part of the West Central Tribune’s Day in the Life project. The Tribune staff thanks everyone who participated and contributed to the special section, Focus, to be published in April. (TRIBUNE/Carol Seavey)
Early-morning pizza
February 25, 2015 - 12:06am
February 23, 2015
Celebrate, contribute to a day in the life project today until midnight
February 23, 2015 - 11:45pm
February 22, 2015
A day in the life begins Tuesday
February 22, 2015 - 11:11pm
February 19, 2015
West Central Tribune seeks volunteers
February 19, 2015 - 11:24pm
April 4, 2013
Focus 2013: Rising to the Challenge
April 4, 2013 - 9:27am
Editorial: Region is meeting many new challenges
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
June 18, 2012
Commentary: Obama has to keep the focus on bad alternative
June 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 12, 2012
Karin and Aric Koenen tend to vines at the Hinterland Vineyard and Winery outside of Clara City. Tribune file photo
Clara City: Hinterland opens the prairie to new possibilities
April 12, 2012 - 3:18pm
Kim and Ron Wothe launched Glacial Ridge Winery near Spicer in 2007, and have seen steady growth in sales ever since. Submitted photo
Spicer: Glacial Ridge shows good things come to those who wait
April 12, 2012 - 3:10pm
Heather Sauder works in the kitchen in the back room of  the Benson Bakery. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Benson: Benson Bakery takes pride in delivering local products to schools
April 12, 2012 - 3:04pm
Watson: Dry Weather Creek ... by the numbers
April 12, 2012 - 2:59pm
Eric Lange has taken over operation of Dry Weather Creek mill and farm north of Watson. It mills locally raised wheat and other grains, including oats for steel cut Irish oatmeal. It's all about locally grown. "People want to know where their food is coming from,'' said Lange. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Watson: Dry Weather Creek mills its own
April 12, 2012 - 2:53pm