Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice to die, British judge rules
Move over, Bill Gates. Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world.
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
No changes to military's transgender policy yet, top U.S. general says
Murphy: Can Vikings GM survive another disappointing season?
Gophers basketball team secures state's top talent
Twins blow 5-run lead as Dodgers complete sweep
Midwest Cup: Herron to play in Midwest Cup 'Am-Am'
Five Stingers named to Showcase rosters
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
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
Gertrude J. Jacobson
Dale J. Bakker
Mildred A. Adolph
Harlan L. Nelson
'Spicey With the Stars?': Former White House spokesman being courted for show
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
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
July 15, 2017
Sano used his 'normal swing' in Home Run Derby
HOUSTON — After hitting 32 total homers in the Home Run Derby on Monday in Miami, Miguel Sano didn't feel as if he needed extra work to recalibrate his swing for game action. That's because, despite all those monster blasts on his way to a runner-up finish to New York Yankees...
July 15, 2017 - 12:06am
July 7, 2017
Twins place Joe Mauer on disabled list
The Minnesota Twins placed standout first baseman Joe Mauer on the 10-day disabled list, the team announced Friday. Mauer has missed the past...
July 7, 2017 - 5:09pm
July 6, 2017
Twins' Joe Mauer misses second straight game with back injury
MINNEAPOLIS — There's a chance Twins first baseman Joe Mauer doesn't play again until after next week's all-star break because of a recent...
July 6, 2017 - 11:00pm
May 1, 2017
Mauer, Twins remain optimistic despite worst statistical April of slugger's career
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — By a variety of both traditional and modern measures, Joe Mauer just completed the worst April of his Twins career....
May 1, 2017 - 4:34pm
April 2, 2017
His career nearing a crossroads, Joe Mauer's place in Twins history seems secure
MINNEAPOLIS—When Joe Mauer trots out to his position shortly before 3:10 on Monday afternoon, pounding his right fist into his first baseman's...
April 2, 2017 - 8:06pm
March 29, 2017
Mauer's spot in batting order will vary, but don't expect him near top
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Joe Mauer hasn't batted as low as seventh in the order since 2004, his rookie year with the Twins, but that could change...
March 29, 2017 - 3:53pm
March 6, 2017
McFeely: New Twins baseball guru banking on young players getting better
FORT MYERS, Fla.—The Minnesota Twins shook up their front office in the offseason, which was to be expected after losing a franchise record...
March 6, 2017 - 3:47pm
March 1, 2017
Twins' Joe Mauer talks about being hit by pitch, golf after spring debut
FORT MYERS, Fla.—Four pitches into his first plate appearance of the spring, Joe Mauer took an 87-mph cutter from Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander...
March 1, 2017 - 9:42pm
February 23, 2017
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Don't look for Joe Mauer in the Twins lineup until the middle of next week. "Would you believe Wednesday?" Twins manager...
February 23, 2017 - 11:07pm
August 26, 2016
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
MINNEAPOLIS—Twins manager Paul Molitor hopes to get Joe Mauer, who has a sore quadriceps, back in the lineup for Friday's game in Toronto, where the all-dirt infield should lessen some of the traditional strain on the first baseman's back and legs. But the Twins won't rush things...
August 26, 2016 - 11:46pm
February 12, 2016
Concussions curbed Mauer
ST. PAUL -- Twins first baseman Joe Mauer has not suffered a concussion since ending his catching career in 2013, but lingering symptoms occasionally blurred his vision at the plate the past two seasons, he revealed during an interview. Mauer told the Pioneer Press this week he will...
February 12, 2016 - 11:40pm
April 5, 2015
MLB: Re-tooled Mauer ready for a reboot as season opens
The Minnesota Twins, who open the 2015 season today at Detroit, hope their star, Joe Mauer, can fix what ails his hitting skills
April 5, 2015 - 11:32pm
November 11, 2013
Twins' Joe Mauer moving to first base
The Minnesota Twins announced Monday that All-Star catcher Joe Mauer will transition to first base beginning next season. Mauer, who has sustained concussions and other injuries during his career, is making the move to decrease chances of future injuries. The Twins said they and...
November 11, 2013 - 12:22pm
July 29, 2013
Twins put new father Joe Mauer back on active roster
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have reinstated catcher Joe Mauer from the restricted list after a six-game absence for the birth of his twin daughters. The move was made on Monday. The Twins start a homestand on Tuesday against Kansas City, and the All-Star is expected...
July 29, 2013 - 1:01pm
July 24, 2013
Twins catcher Mauer welcomes newborn twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — You might expect nothing less from Twins catcher Joe Mauer and his pregnant wife, Maddie — newborn twins. The ballclub says Emily and Maren Mauer arrived Wednesday morning after dad made it home to Minnesota for the births. Mauer was scratched from the Twins'...
July 24, 2013 - 10:29am