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Light rail stop in downtown Minneapolis to stop two days before Super Bowl
Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
Army vet and former Minn. legislative aide charged in fatal shooting of his student girlfriend
Western Minn. man charged with starting family's mobile home on fire
Essentia Health says mandatory flu shot policy for workers a success
Injuries force Gophers to shuffle receivers for Wisconsin game
This is one of the most unbelievable encounters you'll ever see between a hunter and a deer
Wild's Foligno, Ennis happy to be part of a winning culture
Comfort and guts have Keenum playing like one of NFL's top QBs
Wisconsin pub offers free beer until the Packers score. On Sunday, beer flowed.
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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
Shelby T. Kingman Jr.
Roland H. Severson
Helen D. Johnson
Harvey B. Beavers
Verna C. B. Gomer
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
April 15, 2010
County dedicates $10K to fight against invasive species in local lakes
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Lakes Association will use a $10,000 county grant to increase public awareness about preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species, like Eurasian water milfoil, curly-leaf pondweed and zebra mussels. Some of the funds may be used to conduct inspections...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Bethesda launches capital campaign
WILLMAR -- The exercise equipment that will be installed in Bethesda Health and Housing's new senior wellness center is designed to be kind to older adults -- safe, easy to use and gentle on aging muscles and joints. Bethesda officials see it as one of the ways Bethesda can help...
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2009
A helping hand along the way
WILLMAR -- Not far into Kate Selseth's presentation on the ins and outs of Medicare and how to compare plans on the Medicare.gov Web site, someone...
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Letter: Thanks for Prime Time stories
I really enjoyed reading the stories written by all of the "over 55" set published recently in the Prime Time section of the West Central Tribune. I would like to say thank you to those that took the time to record their stories.
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Sleight of hand
October 15, 2009 - 12:00am
August 29, 2009
Bethesda breaks ground for innovative $6M senior wellness center
WILLMAR -- Bethesda Health and Housing officially broke ground Friday for an innovative new senior wellness center at its Pleasant View home. The...
August 29, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
Hospital scraps its senior site plan and looks at renovation of Care Center
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital has quietly abandoned its plan to build a new Rice Care Center nursing home and senior living campus. Hospital officials are looking instead at renovating and expanding the existing Rice Care Center on West Willmar Avenue. "We just want to continue...
August 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
Letter: The perils of Obamacare
Does America need Obama government health care? Seventy-five percent of Americans are satisfied with the existing health care system. The current Congressional health care bill would socialize 15 to 20 percent of the American economy. The real issue is freedom. If Obamacare becomes...
August 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 20, 2009
Volunteer divers clean up the depths of Green Lake
Green Lake gave up its secrets by the boat load last Saturday, and is a lot cleaner for it. Volunteer scuba divers collected debris from the...
June 20, 2009 - 12:12am
February 11, 2009
Expenses less for elderly in areas outside Twin Cities, the suburbs
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
Urdahl cares about seniors
I believe that our seniors are an invaluable asset to our society and should be given the best care, love and financial support they deserve to live their lives in comfort and dignity. This is why I chose the field of nursing home administration for my career. One of the biggest...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
ACGC conducts session to teach seniors about practical career choices and financial options
GROVE CITY -- Even though a high school senior may have stellar grades and test scores, he may not have a clue what a 26 percent interest rate can do to a college freshman who puts pizza on the credit card every night. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City High School seniors were given a lesson...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am