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Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
Trump pressures Democrats on Obamacare to get border wall deal
Bill O'Reilly to Return With Podcast on Monday
North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
Prep Baseball & Softball: Card baseball team falls to Big Lake
Local Roundup: CCS' Reid edges Cards' Hauser
Ibarra scores in Minnesota's win over Colorado
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
Iris M. Hanson-Cain
Jackalee 'Jackie' Peterson
Dennis R. Erdman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
December 16, 2011
Areavoices.com: Holiday potluck calls for quick jambalaya
Jambalaya is the state hotdish of Louisiana. It can be made with just about any meat or seafood, it's easy to prepare ahead, and it gets better...
December 16, 2011 - 9:26am
December 14, 2011
Areavoices.com: Consider quality of gifts, not quantity
I was talking to another mom, and we started talking about what our kids wanted for Christmas. When I spoke out loud what I was getting them,...
December 14, 2011 - 8:33am
December 13, 2011
Areavoices.com: Have yourself a stylin' little Christmas
Here in the West Central Tribune newsroom we're armed and ready for the holiday season: We've just been issued the official Associated Press...
December 13, 2011 - 8:25am
December 5, 2011
Holiday Hot Mocha: Heat, sip and be merry
Some of the best times during the holiday season come when friends gather together to share food, play games, sing carols, nibble sweet Christmas...
December 5, 2011 - 12:00am
November 25, 2011
Scrimp or splurge: Financial counselors advise a consumer reality check
WILLMAR -- Scrimp or splurge? As shoppers flock to the stores today for the holiday opener, financial counselors urge a reality check. Consumers...
November 25, 2011 - 12:00am
December 13, 2010
Shop with a Cop
December 13, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2010
Children help Warm the Children program
WILLMAR -- "Let's do Warm the Children, because we're helping children and we are children." That is the statement made by a member of Scooter's Dozen 11th-grade confirmation class at the Church of St.
December 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
Community volunteers help Rice Care Center residents decorate cookies for holiday season
WILLMAR - Hands young and old spread colorful icing on holiday cookies Monday at the Rice Care Center. Trays quickly filled with dozens of star-...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2010
'Harmonizing for Holidays'
WILLMAR -- West Central Connection Chorus presents "Harmonizing for the Holidays" at 4 p.m. Sunday at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar. Tickets...
November 18, 2010 - 8:00am
October 24, 2009
Letter: Don't rush the season
I am really concerned about why stores have to put out Christmas stuff out before Thanksgiving. Christmas is a very important holiday. But Thanksgiving is also a very important holiday. It is the day to give thanks for everything we have during the year. If Christmas is out way before...
October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Public Forum: Don't be robbed of Christmas
We are past Thanksgiving and are now into what some call the holiday season. I have felt the push and heard the loud suggestions that Christians tone down their observance of Christ's birth that we celebrate on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. But, we don't have to give up wishing...
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Holiday blues getting you down?
Letting go of high expectations for the holidays can help ease the blues that people sometimes feel at Thanksgiving and Christmastime, a local...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am