Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Minnesota teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Minnesota home of man charged in kidnapping, carving 'snitch' in teen's chest damaged in fire
Veteran big game hunter dies after elephant, felled by gunfire, collapses on him
Willmar woman sustains severe dog bite injuries
A millionaire, a hotel maid and an arrest after Inauguration
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Bradley's 3-pointer gives Celtics improbable win over Cavs
Tide takes out Gophers
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Ardyce G. Meadows
Michael Thomas Cullen
Kathryn A. Frandson
Ardella M. Solbrack
Lola M. Olson
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
October 9, 2015
18-year-old opens fire at Arizona university; one dead, three wounded
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - An 18-year-old student opened fire with a handgun on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff early on Friday, killing one person and wounding three others, before police took him into custody in the latest in a series of U.S. school shootings,...
October 9, 2015 - 11:35am
October 1, 2015
Update: Gunman opens fire at Oregon college, killing 13
ROSEBURG, Ore. (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire at a community college in southern Oregon on Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding some 20...
October 1, 2015 - 6:09pm
December 27, 2013
Connecticut police to release Newtown massacre documents today
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Connecticut state police plan to release a trove of documents on Friday tied to their investigation of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year that killed 20 children and six adults, the agency said on its website.
December 27, 2013 - 7:35am
December 13, 2013
Shooting reported at Colorado high school, two may be hurt: reports
Police were responding to reports of a shooting at a Colorado high school on Friday in which two people may have been wounded, local media reported.
December 13, 2013 - 2:37pm
October 21, 2013
Update: Police: Student killed staffer at Nevada school
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire on campus just before the starting bell Monday, wounding two boys and killing...
October 21, 2013 - 1:19pm
2 dead, 2 boys hurt in Nevada school shooting
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Police say two people are dead and two more are injured in a shooting at Sparks Middle School in northern Nevada Monday morning.
October 21, 2013 - 11:58am
October 15, 2013
Confidentiality required for Sandy Hook school demolition crews
BOSTON (Reuters) - Workers tearing down Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, site of one of Americas worst school shootings, have been required by the town to sign confidentiality agreements barring them from discussing or photographing the site.
October 15, 2013 - 3:43pm
August 21, 2013
Police: Ga. school shooting suspect had nearly 500 rounds
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Police say the suspect in a Georgia school shooting had nearly 500 rounds of ammunition with him.
August 21, 2013 - 2:06pm
January 22, 2013
Texas campus issues alert amid reports of shooter
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area community college went into lockdown Tuesday afternoon amid reports of a shooter on campus. Lone Star College System issued an alert on its website Tuesday telling students and faculty on its Houston-area campus in north Harris County to take immediate...
January 22, 2013 - 1:50pm
December 21, 2012
NRA calls for armed police officer in every school
By Philip Elliott Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be...
December 21, 2012 - 11:45am
December 19, 2012
New Plateaus blog: Solution to gun violence won't come from politics
By Brandon Ferdig Newplateaus.areavoices.com
December 19, 2012 - 9:02am
December 18, 2012
Red Lake grads to offer comfort to Newtown, Conn., families
RED LAKE – Justin Jourdain is among the few people who just might be able to understand. Jourdain, a 2008 graduate of Red Lake High School,...
December 18, 2012 - 11:27pm
December 17, 2012
Sweet Conclusions blog: Crying tears of the brokenhearted for Newtown
By Gavin Hill Sweetconclusions.areavoices.com
December 17, 2012 - 8:52am
December 14, 2012
Gunman killed in Conn. elementary school shooting
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut on Friday ended with the shooter dead and at least one teacher wounded...
December 14, 2012 - 10:50am