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January 9, 2013
City Council elects Anderson acting mayor in event of Willmar, Minn., mayor's’s absence
January 9, 2013 - 11:07pm
January 8, 2013
Willmar Mayor Frank Yanish makes a statement Monday during the City Council’s regular meeting. Yanish discussed last year’s accomplishments for the city of Willmar and this year’s opportunities in his annual State of the City Address. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Mayor declares 2012 a success for Willmar, Minn.
January 8, 2013 - 11:16pm
January 6, 2013
Montevideo Mayor Debra Lee Fader visits the famous Love Fountain on Montevideo, Uruguay’s main avenue, 18 de Julio.  Submitted
Big-time welcome for Montevideo, Minn., mayor in sister city
January 6, 2013 - 11:24pm
January 4, 2013
Editorial: A critical need for better city leadership in WIllmar this New Year
January 4, 2013 - 11:34pm
December 22, 2012
Letter: Mayor needs to try harder
December 22, 2012 - 1:00am
December 4, 2012
A West Central Tribune editorial cartoon
Cartoon: An example of our mayoral leadership?
December 4, 2012 - 9:37pm
Wayne Nelson on Monday addresses members of the Willmar City Council at the Municipal Utilities Building. The Willmar City Council took the advice of a citizens group concerned about city governance and voted to commit to doing an organizational study of city government. Nelson urged the council to take those steps. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Group’s concerns hit home with Willmar, Minn., City Council
December 4, 2012 - 1:16am
December 3, 2012
Letter: The importance of diversity
December 3, 2012 - 8:34am
December 1, 2012
Editorial: Willmar City Council must walk the walk of leaders, Mayor needs to improve his leadership
December 1, 2012 - 8:53pm
November 19, 2012
Lake Lillian council to appoint mayor
November 19, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
No decision on Lake Lillian, Minn., mayor
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2012
Lake Lillian, Minn., voters await word on next mayor
November 8, 2012 - 12:00am
October 30, 2012
Letter: Willmar has progress
October 30, 2012 - 1:49am
September 26, 2012
Mayor Frank Yanish, left, reads "Oh, the places You'll Go" during the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Commencement program at the Willmar Public Library. Of the 12 receiving "degrees", the following attended the Tuesday evening program: Sullivan Anez, Arianna Gilles, Isabel Gilberts, Lily Isaacson, Morghan Lorensen, Caleb Petersen, Ava Peterson, Elena Peterson, Addie Taatjes and Lauren Taatjes.
Book bugs: Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Brandon Ferdig blogs at
New Plateaus blog: What's an attachment to the Vikings worth?
April 25, 2012 - 8:27am