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U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
'We're going to rise': Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis
Donald Trump's not-so-great sketch of the Manhattan skyline is going to auction
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Gophers replace softball coach Allister with Duluth's Jamie Trachsel
Big Ten formally announces six-year media rights deal with ESPN, FOX and CBS
Twins officially acquire LHP Garcia from Braves
Vikings place RB Murray on PUP list
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
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
'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
Marybeth A. Dubord
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
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
April 21, 2017
Commentary: Our newspaper is adjusting with some changes
The world is changing today. Change is happening politically, educationally, technologically, financially and medically ... there is constant...
April 21, 2017 - 8:42pm
January 2, 2017
There is no Tribune published Monday due to the observed holiday
Due to observed holiday, there is no West Central Tribune published Monday. The next West Central Tribune will printed be Tuesday. Have a happy...
January 2, 2017 - 12:00am
December 19, 2016
Sid Hartman breaks hip, sidelined from sports column, radio show
MINNEAPOLIS—Legendary Minneapolis Star Tribune columnist Sid Hartman broke his right hip in a fall Friday, underwent surgery Saturday and is...
December 19, 2016 - 6:33am
November 25, 2016
GREAT INDOORS: How to repurpose your huge Thanksgiving newspaper
Every Thanksgiving my girls and I have a tradition — we turn on the television to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and go through page...
November 25, 2016 - 10:17am
June 2, 2015
Send your feedback
The West Central Tribune this week introduced a new design for our print edition. Your feedback continued Tuesday through phone calls, email or social media. Thank you. Most people like the new design overall, commenting that is simple, fresh and clean. Some are concerned that...
June 2, 2015 - 11:03pm
May 28, 2015
Top design expert guides Tribune redesign
The West Central Tribune has been changing in recent years as many newspapers have in this digital age — publishing content on wctrib.com, engaging readers on Facebook and Twitter and publishing content in video form. The newspaper will introduce a new design Monday in our print...
May 28, 2015 - 11:32pm
May 27, 2015
Redesign goal is easier readability
Since 1895, the West Central Tribune and its predecessors have sought to bring you — the reader — the news and information from Willmar, our region and beyond. As our world evolves, this newspaper must change as well to meet our readers’ needs. We know many of you are attached...
May 27, 2015 - 11:33pm
May 12, 2015
West Central Tribune calls for Memorial Day events for newspaper
WILLMAR — The West Central Tribune will publish a list of Memorial Day programs from around the area in the May 23 edition. To have your event included in the listing, please contact Donna Middleton. Send an email to email@example.com or call her at 320-214-4341.
May 12, 2015 - 9:42pm
April 7, 2015
Herald uncovers news relics
CLARA CITY — The Clara City Herald has published the news that matters to its readers from its location on Center Avenue East in the community’s...
April 7, 2015 - 10:29pm
January 26, 2015
Betting on newsprint
BROOTEN — In November, Randy Olson stopped in at the Bonanza Valley Voice in Brooten to see if he could do some freelance reporting for the...
January 26, 2015 - 11:55pm
November 24, 2014
Tribune’s 2-pounder hits the street Wednesday
WILLMAR — Those who venture out for Black Friday deals without the West Central Tribune’s Wednesday edition and its dozens of ads may find...
November 24, 2014 - 12:15am
November 20, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: Putting together the biggest paper of the year
November 20, 2012 - 11:15am
May 23, 2012
Inside Scoop blog: Taking advantage of every opportunity
May 23, 2012 - 8:36am
December 25, 2011
Areavoices.com: 'Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus'
I'm sure you have heard the line from the famous editorial, "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus," but what is the story behind it? To read...
December 25, 2011 - 12:09am
November 22, 2011
Get your big newspaper at midnight tonight at the West Central Tribune in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Super shoppers eager to get the Black Friday advertising inserts in the Wednesday West Central Tribune can purchase a copy of the...
November 22, 2011 - 9:19am