Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Police capture gunman who shot and killed five at Washington state mall
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rising above the fire
In Trump/Clinton face-off on Monday, winning over women will be key
Records summary for Sept. 24
NLS turns back Crusaders
Prep Football: Minneota edges 'Jacks in OT
Roundup: Ridgewater recovers from deficit to head off national champs
Second-half stumbles derail Willmar
WCT Sports Show: Willmar and Morris volleyball play crucial matches; Willmar girls cross country rolls
Brad Pitt expresses sadness over divorce filing
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Ticket prices for Prince tribute concert start at $19.99
Mikko Cowdery, QuadraFeelyAxs performing this weekend in Willmar
19th annual Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival to be held this weekend
Simplified French onion soup recipe perfect for home cooks
Likely world record elk shot by Montana archer
As baby leaves go gender-neutral, dads get time off
Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk
Organic oats make these Monster Cookies scary good
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
Don E. Miller
Jozy Lyn Saterbak
Pauline M. Chambers
Thomas: Just more terror, more denials
Harrop: Could Britain Become the Fourth Amigo?
Deepen Charleston's port, and the big ships will come
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Commentary: Table is set for special session
August 26, 2016
Two Kandiyohi County churches close their doors this weekend
KANDIYOHI COUNTY—Parishioners from Lake Lillian and Kandiyohi will gather together one last time this weekend at two historic churches...
August 26, 2016 - 7:28am
August 15, 2016
Lake Lillian club donates fishing dock to Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR—There was an unexpectedly uplifting moment recently for the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners. The county learned last month...
August 15, 2016 - 7:36pm
Pitch the Commissioner combines horseshoes, public health conversations
LAKE LILLIAN—Horseshoes clinked and thudded as LaMont Jacobson of Sacred Heart matched his skills in the horseshoe pit against the formidable...
August 15, 2016 - 7:28pm
August 13, 2016
Health Commissioner to visit Lake Lillian for horseshoes and conversation Monday
LAKE LILLIAN—Minnesota Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger will kick off the fifth summer of "Pitch the Commissioner" events on Aug. 15 by inviting community members to discuss public health while playing a game of horseshoes in Lake Lillian. This year's first "Pitch the Commissioner"...
August 13, 2016 - 10:08am
July 27, 2016
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
LAKE LILLIAN - After six rewrites, a few different rounds of casting and a multitude of practice, the Lake Lillian community's version of “Snow...
July 27, 2016 - 1:17pm
July 6, 2016
Hail results in some damage at Big Kandiyohi Lake County Park West
A thunderstorm that moved through the region late Tuesday afternoon resulted in some damage at Big Kandiyohi Lake County Park West in rural Lake...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 29, 2016
Two injured when motorcycle hits deer near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN -- Two people were injured Tuesday night in southern Kandiyohi County when the motorcycle they were riding collided with a deer....
June 29, 2016 - 7:32am
June 22, 2016
Letter: Peterson's band needs name change
In the aftermath of the record toll of dead human bodies in Orlando, Florida, I urge Rep. Collin Peterson to change the name of your "Second Amendment" band.
June 22, 2016 - 3:34am
Records published June 22
This is the records summary for June 22. Fire DEGRAFF — Firefighters with the Degraff, Kerkhoven, Murdock, and Benson volunteer departments...
June 22, 2016 - 12:00am
June 9, 2016
Anniversary celebration to be held next week for 100-year-old Lake Lillian business
LAKE LILLIAN - An open house in honor of Hanson Silo Company’s 100th anniversary will take place from noon-7 p.m. June 16 at their site at...
June 9, 2016 - 1:20pm
April 22, 2016
Where buffalo fish swim, nets follow
BIG KANDIYOHI LAKE — Where the buffalo fish come, Mike’s Rough Fish follows. The commercial fishing crew from Waterville arrived just about...
April 22, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 11, 2016
Gnarly Bob and Wronggun Larson give Willmar gun show a cowboy feel
Bob "Gnarly Bob" Hoeck and Marilyn K. "Wronggun" Larson rode into Blue Line Arena on Sunday during the Willmar Rifle and Pistol Club Gun Show....
April 11, 2016 - 1:01pm
January 18, 2016
TV host, NBA mascots surprise their favorite ice anglers
LAKE LILLIAN — Ron Schara has felt the tug of trophy fish he’s landed in waters from the Gulf of Mexico to Lake of the Woods, all for his...
January 18, 2016 - 11:40pm
October 26, 2015
County Rd. 136 east of Lake Lillian closed for repair
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department office in Willmar has announced that construction crews will be repairing a one-mile section of County Road 136 in southeastern Kandiyohi County, starting Monday. The stretch of road is between County Road 17 and County Road...
October 26, 2015 - 10:09am
August 10, 2015
Hector child, woman airlifted for injuries from accident
LAKE LILLIAN — A 4-year-old girl and 24-year-old woman were airlifted for injuries suffered in a one-vehicle rollover accident Monday morning east of Lake Lillian. The accident occurred just before 10 a.m. Monday along Minnesota Highway 7 near Kandiyohi County Road 74. The Minnesota...
August 10, 2015 - 10:00pm