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At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
Canucks pound Wild with big second period
State Basketball: CMCS suffers another last-second loss
New England tops United FC
Adrian Peterson willing to take less money for right fit
CMCS rebounds to play for consolation crown
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Derald F. Rolfsmeier
Loren E. Meyer
Ruth O. Jones
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Commentary: Minnesota needs transportation investment
Midwest Opinion: A workable path to bipartisan health care reform
Dave & Vivian Swanson
December 17, 2010
Letter: On Willmar's sales tax
On Nov. 2, 2004, our Willmar city-elected officials asked their citizens to approve a ½-cent sales tax, referred to as a local option sales tax. The purpose of the funds raised from this tax was for (as per the ballot): $7 million, industrial park redevelopment/airport; $400,000,...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
December 14, 2010
Uff da Aloha: Subpar Peep sales land candy company meeting in frigid Fargo
FARGO - Some employees of the Just Born candy company may consider a trip to Fargo in mid-December as punishment, but company representatives...
December 14, 2010 - 8:52am
December 8, 2010
Willmar man enters plea for his role in methamphetamine deals
WILLMAR -- Elijah Manuel Gomez, 32, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of second-degree drug sale for his role in selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant. Gomez, Chillice Ann Angrimson, 24, of Willmar, and Alberto Soto Jr., 34, of Willmar,...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Hunting Works in rural Minnesota
WILLMAR -- A hunter's heart can be found in the great outdoors, usually right after he or she has left lots of greenbacks in the great indoors. The...
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
Willmar man gets three years in prison for meth deal
WILLMAR -- Esteban J.
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
November 30, 2010
Two enter guilty pleas for methamphetamine deals
WILLMAR -- Chillice Ann Angrimson, 24, and Alberto Soto Jr., 34, both of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree drug sale charges for their roles in selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in August. The pleas were entered in Kandiyohi County District...
November 30, 2010 - 12:00am
November 22, 2010
Tribune's Wednesday edition is largest of the year
WILLMAR -- The Wednesday edition of the West Central Tribune will be landing on readers' doorsteps with a heftier thump than usual. Retailer...
November 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
GM posts sluggish Sept. sales, sign of slow autumn
DETROIT (AP) -- General Motors says its sales sputtered in September, a sign that Americans are nervous about taking on debt to buy big-ticket items. Sales for the biggest U.S. automaker fell about 6 percent from August but were up 10.5 percent over September of last year. However,...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2010
Five people facing a slew of drug-related charges for pot deal involving 11-year-old
BENSON -- Five people face drug sale, possession and child endangerment charges in Swift County District Court for their roles in a marijuana...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 7, 2010
Five people face drug charges after bust in Benson
BENSON -- Five people face drug sale, possession and child endangerment charges in Swift County District Court for their roles in selling controlled substances to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force. Gerrick James Maus, 25, and Heidi Marie Wolney, 21, both of Benson, were...
September 7, 2010 - 10:45am
September 1, 2010
Willmar man gets 88 months for role in meth deal
WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 88 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 24, 2010
Home sales plunge 27 percent to lowest in 15 years
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sales of previously occupied homes plunged last month to the lowest level in 15 years, despite the lowest mortgage rates in decades and bargain prices in many areas. July's sales fell by more than 27 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3.83 million,...
August 24, 2010 - 12:49pm
August 21, 2010
Two charged for allegedly selling meth to informant
WILLMAR -- Two people made their first court appearances Friday on first-degree drug sale charges for allegedly selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant. Elijah Manuel Gomez, 32, and Chillice Ann Angrimson, 24, of Willmar, were both ordered held on $200,000 unconditional...
August 21, 2010 - 12:34am
July 17, 2010
Owatonna man pleads to selling LSD, marijuana
WILLMAR -- Jarrett Zachary Galvin, 20, of Owatonna, pleaded guilty Thursday to two felony drug sale charges for his role in selling LSD-laced...
July 17, 2010 - 12:00am
Carlson gets 58 months in prison for selling meth
WILLMAR -- Shea Morgan Carlson, 24, of Spicer, was sentenced Thursday to 58 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for his role...
July 17, 2010 - 12:00am