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U.S. jobless claims decline from five-month high
CIA: Russia intervened to help Trump win
Wall Street again marks new highs in post-election run
Litchfield police officer facing DWI charges
Holiday Express rolls through Kandiyohi County
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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
Curtis Burr Accola
Gregory W. Johnson
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
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
October 22, 2016
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Well, the gardening season is about over, isn't it? What's that you say? I heard a resounding "No!" from all of us who get our gardening fix...
October 22, 2016 - 5:00am
October 1, 2016
Fall bulbs bring May flowers
Mother Nature is such a tease. On warm, sunny spring days when we see masses of tulips blooming we're enticed to plant while we're in the mood....
October 1, 2016 - 7:00am
August 20, 2016
Minnesota couple's backyard perhaps unlike anything you've seen
Corie Murray Floding’s backyard is the perfect example of a garden “on a shoestring budget,” and she is quite proud of that. “It just...
August 20, 2016 - 10:13am
June 26, 2016
Minnesota couple's garden draws tourists by the busload
The Brommes’ generational garden off Skyline Parkway enchants enough to stop tour buses and inspire some neighbors. When the yard begins bursting...
June 26, 2016 - 9:44am
June 6, 2016
Belgrade woman grows, sells two acres of flowers
BELGRADE — Everyday when Mary Solbreken goes to work, she is surrounded by love-in-a-mist. The rural Belgrade woman isn’t a marriage therapist...
June 6, 2016 - 11:53pm
March 16, 2016
Willmar brush site opens Saturday
WILLMAR — Willmar residents will be able to deliver their brush and other garden and yard waste to the city brush disposal and compost site...
March 16, 2016 - 9:14pm
Video: Willmar Area Faith@Work gives park renovation a boost
Tony Freeburg, from left, Church of the Nazarene; Jon Dahl, Bethel Lutheran; Dan May, First Covenant; and Don Reigstad of Evangelical Free Church...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
April 30, 2015
2015 spring home and garden tab available online
The West Central Tribune's 2015 spring home and garden tab is now available to view online. This year's issue features a myriad of tips on...
April 30, 2015 - 5:47pm
April 27, 2015
In the hothouse
Virgil Damhof tends to the assorted flowers emerging under their plastic cup “hothouses” Monday at the Community Garden on Willmar Avenue...
April 27, 2015 - 11:33pm
March 20, 2013
Micronesian community in Milan, Minn., setting its sights on shared garden
MILAN — If they could, half the residents of Milan would be growing tropical foods like taro, pandanus, breadfruit, or bananas and coconuts....
March 20, 2013 - 11:32pm
February 7, 2013
Restored bridge in New London, Minn., to be featured on gardening program
NEW LONDON — Tucked away on their farm in rural New London, right down the hill from their quaint, log cabin home, Ken and Kay Johnson possess...
February 7, 2013 - 9:50am
September 22, 2012
ACGC fourth-graders take active part in their school lunches
GROVE CITY -- On Friday morning, 48 Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City fourth-graders braved the cold and a few raindrops to harvest vegetables from the...
September 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 3, 2012
Letters from Home blog: Removing the weeds in our own lives
May 3, 2012 - 9:09am
March 14, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: Going viral like Marilyn Hagerty
March 14, 2012 - 11:38am
October 29, 2011
Middle Fork watershed to host rain garden workshop
SPICER -- The Middle Fork Crow River Watershed District (MFCRWD) will be hosting a rain garden workshop from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 17 at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center, Spicer. Participants will learn about storm water and its impacts and how rain gardens can help...
October 29, 2011 - 12:00am