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1 dead, 2 treated after apparent CO poisoning during weekend boating excursion
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
In victory for Trump, U.S. Supreme Court revives his travel ban
Young driver dies in rollover west of Canby
Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender
Former Green Bay Packers star charged with slapping daughter
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Willmar Fests tennis champs crowned
Running: Gustafson, Reigstad win Foot Lake 4 races
Sandy Hook families urge NBC to drop Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview
20 new and returning TV shows that you should check out this summer
'Bachelor in Paradise' production halted, show in question after alleged 'misconduct' on set
'Big Fish' a lovely piece of Americana at The Barn in Willmar
Sam Hunt, the R&B-loving country star, is challenging Nashville rules - and winning
Pedal for Project Impact 2017: Local cyclists ride for a reason
Exhibit documents Willmar festival
Studio Hop 2017 continues today
'Sweet Land the Musical': Rural debut is tonight where movie was made
'Red, White and Tuna': Comedy opens tonight at Little Theatre in New London
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Marion B. Manthei
Juel C. Straight
Doris E. Lewis
Oscar M. Engebretson
Teresa Marie Dahl
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
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February 5, 2017
Kurt Warner's against-all-odds career earns him Hall of Fame nod
Kurt Warner's unlikely rise from stocking shelves at a grocery store in his mid-20s to arena league star quarterback before making it to the...
February 5, 2017 - 10:00am
November 30, 2016
Viking Hall of Famers to receive ring upgrade at halftime Thursday
MINNEAPOLIS—Former Vikings tackle Ron Yary is excited about receiving his Hall of Fame Ring of Excellence on Thursday night. Then again, he hardly calls it a ring. During halftime of Minnesota's game against Dallas at U.S. Bank Stadium, former Vikings who are in the Pro Football...
November 30, 2016 - 12:04pm
September 26, 2016
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
WILLMAR—Tim Brunner, Carol Maursetter, Rand Middleton and Warren VanDerBill will be inducted into the Cardinal Pride Hall of Fame on Friday....
September 26, 2016 - 9:14pm
August 15, 2016
Pro Football Hall Of Fame tabs Easley as Class of 2017 senior finalist
The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced on Monday that former Seattle Seahawks safety Kenny Easley has been selected as a senior finalist for the Class of 2017. The Seniors Committee gathered in Canton, Ohio, on Monday and named its finalist in Easley, who was selected with a first-round...
August 15, 2016 - 10:27pm
April 3, 2016
Minnesota Football: Middleton in MFCA Class of 2016
Three area men received recognition at the 52nd annual Minnesota Football Coaches Association Football Awards Banquet on Saturday held at the...
April 3, 2016 - 11:51pm
April 2, 2016
Commentary: Rand to receive a football honor
Rand Middleton’s relationship with the West Central Tribune and its readers has spanned four decades. He has been covering Willmar football...
April 2, 2016 - 3:00am
September 16, 2015
Linder inducted into Broadcasting Hall of Fame
WILLMAR –– Willmar broadcaster Steve Linder was inducted into the Minnesota Broadcasting Hall of Fame Saturday in Minneapolis. Linder is president of Lakeland Broadcasting, which will be celebrating its 75th anniversary next month. The family-owned business was started in 1940...
September 16, 2015 - 8:46pm
September 24, 2014
Rodeo Museum honors Clara City native
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — A Clara City farm kid who was inspired to make professional rodeo his career after watching Casey Tibbs ride in Clear Lake, S.D., is now being recognized alongside the idol he knew as a youth. The National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma...
September 24, 2014 - 11:09pm
August 11, 2014
Cardinal Pride: Three to be inducted into HOF in ’14
Cardinal Pride announced three inductees into their Hall of Fame for 2014: Three-sport athlete and 1995 Willmar graduate Dawn (Severtson) Teetzel, Mike Hanson, retired varsity basketball and assistant football coach, and Bill Taunton, a community benefactor, activities promoter,...
August 11, 2014 - 11:30pm
June 16, 2014
Baseball Hall of Famer Gwynn dies at 54
Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Gwynn died Monday morning after battling cancer. He was 54. Gwynn was surrounded by his family at Pomerado...
June 16, 2014 - 12:54pm
November 28, 2013
Baseball: Historical Society, Stingers to partner on HOF
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Historical Society announced Wednesday that they have partnered with the Willmar Stingers to begin a West Central Baseball Hall of Fame. The Historical Society strives to “Discover, preserve, and share our local heritage” and hopes that the inaugural...
November 28, 2013 - 11:28pm
August 4, 2013
Carter's induction into hall concludes festivities
CANTON, Ohio - Cris Carter has finished off the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions Saturday night, the final member of the Class of 2013 to...
August 4, 2013 - 9:31am
January 10, 2012
Reds' Larkin elected to baseball Hall of Fame
By Ronald Blum AP Sports Writer NEW YORK -- Barry Larkin had no idea back in 1982 that he would become a baseball Hall of Famer thanks to Bo...
January 10, 2012 - 12:00am