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Passport services return to Willmar after a 3.5-year hiatus
Utilities work continues in Kandiyohi
Willmar wind turbines will be stopped periodically for repairs
Willmar and Kandiyohi County reinstate canine law enforcement
Keeping the vision alive
Prep volleyball: Grussing shows up, Cards’ playoffs begin
Prep football roundup: Jaguars edge HBC 21-20
World Series: Giants get to Shields to take Game 1
Prep football: Montevideo falls in Section 6AAA
Prep football: Cards over and out
Couch culture: New exhibit in Willmar looks at human interaction through passive relaxation
Rose Ensemble in Willmar, Minn., Friday
Opening our eyes on the prairie
Festivities surrounding Meander Weekend set in western Minnesota
Women in business section out now
Roland 'Stub' Johnson
Ruby V. Tjernagel
Patricia Ann Paananen
Hund — Hagemeyer
Drange — Sparks
Muench — Johnson
Juris — Dean
Enter your photo in our Signs of Fall contest
Editorial: Agreement is historic in nature and healing
Has governor’s race turned to Minnesota nasty?
Editorial: Deserved honors for helping people
Letter: Why City of Willmar employees seek a union?
Letter: Be fair about negative ads
April 19, 2012
Ridgewater College instructor honored by MnSCU as an Educator of the Year
Shawn Mueske, a biology instructor at Ridgewater College, was honored this week with an Educator of the Year award from the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees. Four faculty members at MnSCU institutions were chosen for the honor. The Educator of the Year...
news / local / education / Ridgewater / college
April 19, 2012 - 3:09pm
June 7, 2010
H-R male nominee: Shawn Dollersschell of BOLD
SHAWN DOLLERSCHELL BOLD 10 letters FOOTBALL: Dollerschell was the West Central South Conference Lineman of the Year after recording 80 tackles, two interceptions and two fumble recoveries. He was also All-Area team while helping BOLD win the conference title his senior year. He...
sports / prep
June 7, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Letter: Obituary policy is an affront
A recent policy change for obituary printing initiated by the West Central Tribune has changed me from reader to writer. Charging grieving families $10 for a photo of their loved one and 35 cents per word in an obituary is an affront on the history of this community. I realize economic...
opinion / letters
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 27
n Thomas John Skaggs, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. He will be sentenced March 9. As part of a plea agreement, he will receive a stay of adjudication. Under a stay of adjudication, a conviction may be removed from...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
One to hospital after rollover into Crow River
FOREST CITY -- One person was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital after a rollover crash around 11:45 p.m. Saturday at County Road 2 and 315th Street in rural Litchfield. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's office, a Ford F150 driven by Joshua Shawn Crusoe, 20, of Litchfield,...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
$1.6 million budget cut debate will begin soon in Willmar
WILLMAR -- Discussions will begin soon on the future of Willmar Public Schools, with an estimated $1.6 million in budget cuts needed at the end of the year. Voters approved the first part of a two-part operating levy in Tuesday's election. That allows the district to avoid much larger...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
Editorial: Re-elect Willmar's four School Board members
Incumbents Wayne Lenzmeier, Shawn Mueske, Eric Roberts and Sandi Unger are seeking re-election to the Willmar School Board. Former School Board member Mike Reynolds and first-time candidate Don Thorpe are also seeking one of the four seats. Lenzmeier, Mueske, Roberts and Unger have...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am