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Proposed ordinance hits pothole as commissioners postpone decision on opening Renville County roads to ATVs and off-highway vehicles
Medical pot bill might waft away
City committee approves buying new Public Works snowblower
Teen sentenced to probation, community service for Target incident
State Habitat for Humanity conference begins Thursday
Girls basketball: NLS edges EVW to win 6AA-South
Class AA boys basketball: Familiarity makes the Wildcats’ heart beat stronger
Boys basketball: NLS to face No. 1-seed Annandale in quarters
Girls basketball: Isle knocks off BBE in 5A-South
Powers: Twins’ Nolasco lets his pitching do the talking
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Lillian B. Reck
Harvey W. Goldenstein
Tribune Editorial: Success of Vision 2040 will depend upon entire community
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
February 3, 2012
Babysitting clinic begins Tuesday in Willmar
WILLMAR - A two-day after-school class to teach youth the fundamentals of babysitting will be held Tuesday and Wednesday in Willmar. The babysitting clinic is open to youth in grades 6-8. It will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Willmar Middle School. The cost is $20 for each...
February 3, 2012 - 3:24pm
January 22, 2012
Winter weather advisory hits central Minnesota tonight thru Monday
WILLMAR - Freezing drizzle and rain is making roads slick tonight and snow tomorrow morning could continue to make travel dicey as a winter weather advisory is expanded for the region. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department sent an alert tonight saying the National Weather Service...
January 22, 2012 - 5:40pm
January 4, 2012
One dead in crash west of New London, Minn.
NEW LONDON -- A Paynesville woman was killed yesterday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of New London that also injured a woman from Kandiyohi. Betty Boehl, 64, died after her 2007 Jeep was struck broadside by a vehicle at the the intersection of U.S.
news / local
January 4, 2012 - 8:07am
October 30, 2011
Possible remains of human body found in woods near Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- Authorities in Yellow Medicine County are investigating if the remains of a body found in the woods this weekend near Granite Falls could be human. Yellow Medicine County Sheriff Bill Flaten said a rural Granite Falls resident, who had been in the woods near his...
October 30, 2011 - 9:23pm
October 27, 2011
Cartons will be accepted at Kandiyohi County recycling program
WILLMAR - Starting Nov.
news / local
October 27, 2011 - 4:19pm
October 13, 2011
Kandiyohi County roads re-open to traffic
WILLMAR -- Three Kandiyohi County roads, which had been temporarily closed during reconstruction projects, are now open to traffic. The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department said County Highway 7 is open to traffic from state Highway 40 to state Highway 12. County Road 26 is...
October 13, 2011 - 12:38pm
September 14, 2011
Detour begins Monday near Willmar Airport
WILLMAR -- A project to replace a bridge on Kandiyohi County Road 55, located on the far west side of Willmar near the municipal airport, begins Monday. The work zone will be closed to traffic and motorists will be diverted east on State Highway 40, north on Kandiyohi County Road...
news / local
September 14, 2011 - 3:03pm
Dangerous heat index expected to begin this weekend in west central Minnesota
WILLMAR -- Heavy rain showers, and possibly some severe thunderstorms, are expected to linger through Friday in west central Minnesota and then the heat will kick into high gear. Jim Richardson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Chanhassen, said temperatures in...
news / local
July 14, 2011 - 12:37pm
July 28, 2010
Target Corp. faces backlash for Minnesota political donation
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Target Corp. on Tuesday defended the use of its new freedom to spend money on political campaigns as employees and gay organizations criticized a $150,000 donation that will help a Minnesota GOP gubernatorial candidate who opposes gay marriage. Chief Executive...
news / local / region / state
July 28, 2010 - 11:42am
July 1, 2009
Letter: Pride in west central Minn.
West Central MN Pride was started because no other organization existed in this area for the GLBT community. I, Jaime Gonzalez, am the president and Alana Ahlquist is our vice president. We started West Central MN Pride back in late April but the idea started long ago. On June 12...
opinion / letters
July 1, 2009 - 12:00am