Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
LOST ITALIAN: Biscotti: Twice-baked and double the fun
Trump to leave protections for U.S. 'dreamer' migrants
Willmar City Council to vote on city administrator contract tonight
Jimmy Kimmel ponders retirement from late-night TV
Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Marlow W. Hanson
Irene Carol Nelson
Marlyn K. Sandry
Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Editorial: MACCRAY School District faces a tough decision
The MACCRAY School District and its communities of Clara City, Maynard and Raymond face a challenging decision on the future of the district and its school buildings. This is not an easy decision for any school district, especially a consolidated school district. Every community wants...
April 21, 2016 - 12:16am
April 20, 2016
MACCRAY debates two-campus option
RAYMOND — Build a new elementary school in Raymond, upgrade the high school in Clara City and add a 600-seat auditorium, and make MACCRAY a...
April 20, 2016 - 7:27am
April 14, 2016
Senior cyclist finds right ride in Raymond
Raymond - Corky Freeman likes to ride Harleys but not the so-called "Hogs" any longer. They are too large and heavy for the self-described "Old-Timer"...
April 14, 2016 - 9:40am
April 13, 2016
Sunny day brings smiles
After 12 days of April that were either gray, cold, windblown or all three, Wednesday feels like true spring has arrived. At 2 pm, it was 63...
April 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
March 22, 2016
MACCRAY School District narrows building choices to three
MAYNARD — Three different building options with price tags ranging from $27 million to $29 million are now the focus for debate in the MACCRAY School District. A 25-member working committee looking at the district’s facilities needs informally selected three preferred building...
March 22, 2016 - 11:31pm
March 9, 2016
MACCRAY still far from consensus on facilities
RAYMOND — A working committee looking at what to do about MACCRAY’s facilities needs has reached the halfway point in its mission, but is far from reaching a consensus. Members of the committee proposed a wide range of options Monday evening at their meeting at the East Elementary...
March 9, 2016 - 11:50pm
February 29, 2016
Minneapolis man sentenced to probation for Raymond thefts
WILLMAR — Following a Monday sentencing in Kandiyohi County District Court, a 21-year-old man will serve a decade of supervised probation for his involvement in several Raymond garage and vehicle break-ins. Donquarius Malik Woods pleaded guilty last week to two felony charges for...
February 29, 2016 - 9:13pm
February 3, 2016
MACCRAY takes on tough questions: Working committee addressing district’s building needs
MAYNARD — Residents in the MACCRAY School District are early into a five-month discussion about its building needs, and the most challenging issue has already been placed on the table. Whether the district should consolidate operations into one central facility or continue to operate...
February 3, 2016 - 10:52pm
January 25, 2016
Minnesota man faces burglary, firearm charges
The 20-year-old suspect in a series of summer garage and vehicle break-ins in Raymond pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges of first-degree burglary and possessing a firearm without a permit. Donquarius Malik Woods, of Minneapolis, remains in custody at Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting...
January 25, 2016 - 11:10pm
January 7, 2016
VIDEO: Behind-the-scenes at S&S Custom Meats of Raymond
Steve Meyer bought S&S Custom Meats in Raymond 30 years ago after working in grocery stores for 10 years. He says business butchering mainly...
January 7, 2016 - 11:35pm
VIDEO/PHOTO: Balance, courage required
Jason McMillen, in the basket, and Eric Mincke of Mill City Tec of Fridley work Thursday in heavy fog on an AT&T Cellphone tower on the east...
January 7, 2016 - 11:20pm
VIDEO: Cellphone tower technician is above most jobs
Foreman Eric Mincke and Jason McMillen of Mill City Tec, Fridley, work 200-feet off the ground installing the latest equipment on an AT&T...
January 7, 2016 - 1:46pm
VIDEO: Behind-the-scenes at S&S Custom Meats of Raymond
Steve and Sharon Meyer operate S&S Custom Meats, a butcher shop on Spicer Avenue in Raymond. Steve learned the trade in Pipestone. After...
January 7, 2016 - 12:59pm
December 30, 2015
Letter: No doomsday yet with climate change
The U.N. is predicting dire consequences for the world’s population if drastic measures to stop global warming are not enacted. The U.N. has already claimed in 1982 and 1989 we had already reached environmental tipping points. An ABC News special in 2008 predicted New York City...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 8, 2015
Man sentenced in attempted break-in of Raymond home
WILLMAR - One of the suspects in a string of break-ins and thefts this past July in Raymond was sentenced to prison Tuesday, but the prison term...
December 8, 2015 - 11:25pm