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5-year-old Minnesota girl fighting for life after farm accident
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
Clinton calls for lower price on allergy drug EpiPen
Interactive poll: Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
Renville County selects new administrator
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
May may still return to Twins lineup
Bridgewater throwing in practice
Broken hand not stopping roster hopes for Vikings' Roberson
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Reader News: Celebrating 150 years of Martin Hanson Aasen
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Alan Lee Midby
Henry (Hank) Wiegmann
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
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
September 5, 2011
Raised Gardens built at Willmar Community Garden
Ryan Haines, 15, an Eagle Scout from Willmar Pack 432 finishes up work on his Eagle Scout project of building three raised gardens for the community...
September 5, 2011 - 4:07pm
August 27, 2011
August 27, 2011 - 12:00am