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Trump says 'nothing funny' about 'Saturday Night Live' mockery
Trump inauguration protest groups demand access to Washington sites
Trump fills homeland security, environment, China ambassador jobs
Republican wins recount, GOP gains Senate control
KMS Marching Saints join mass band, choir at Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary
WCT daily sports schedule
2016 Tribune Boys Basketball Previews
Boys Basketball Previews: Cards' Slagter always puts team first
Wild hold off Leafs' surge
Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Dionne commentary: The disempowered majority in U.S.
Will commentary: Trump's Carrier ploy is not conservatism
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Parker commentary: Donald Trump's demagogic illogic
Thomas commentary: Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
November 19, 2016
One dead, seven injured in Renville County crash
MORTON -- A Renville County woman died and seven people were injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 71 near Morton. The...
November 19, 2016 - 11:57am
November 18, 2016
First snow also brings first blizzard of winter
WILLMAR — Barreling winds and blowing snow Friday brought a flurry of traffic hiccups and power outages to west central Minnesota, the...
November 18, 2016 - 9:14pm
November 14, 2016
Three potential winter storm-related scenarios that will likely affect your area this weekend
A change in the weather is coming. This is something we have known for a couple of weeks. A pattern change will bring an end to the seemingly...
November 14, 2016 - 6:41pm
December 1, 2015
Video: Ringing in December with the first snow of the season
A balmy Novemebr left with a bang, as the first snowstorm of the season Monday depositied between 5-6 inches of snow in the Willmar area. Granite...
December 1, 2015 - 8:29am
February 21, 2014
Dayton calls out National Guard amid snowstorm
With more than a foot of fresh snow on the ground in some areas, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday issued an emergency order directing the...
February 21, 2014 - 11:04pm
December 4, 2013
While the first real storm of the season promised more than it delivered, it’s going to be messy for a few days
WILLMAR — Snowplow drivers in central Minnesota knew they had a battle on their hands Wednesday in order to make travel as safe as possible...
December 4, 2013 - 10:17pm
May 1, 2013
For some in the Midwest, May Day just a reminder of harsh winter
DENVER — People in parts of Colorado and Wyoming pulled puffy jackets, hats and umbrellas out of the closet again Wednesday for another round...
May 1, 2013 - 11:26pm
April 17, 2013
Willmar, Minn., area likely to get up to 8 inches of snow
WILLMAR — The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning from 7 a.m. today until 10 a.m. Friday for much of central, west central...
April 17, 2013 - 10:47pm
April 16, 2013
Willmar, Minn., area in store for some more wintery punishment
WILLMAR — Winter apparently isn’t done with west central Minnesota yet, even though it’s been spring for nearly a month. The National Weather...
April 16, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 11, 2013
Willmar, Minn., area crews respond to southwest region of state still in the dark
BENSON — Blustery weather didn’t prevent area municipal utility crews from getting on the road to help out other cities in need. Repair trucks...
April 11, 2013 - 11:04pm
West central Minnesota residents ‘so so so so sick of snow!!’
Had enough of winter? “Santa Claus got ran over by the Easter Bunny,’’ laughed Janette Wertish Thursday morning at her Handi-Stop convenience...
April 11, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 10, 2013
Oh, say it ain't snow: Snowstorm prediction resets spring roadwork for west central Minnesota
WILLMAR — The front blades, side wings and sanders had already been removed from a couple of the trucks in the fleet of vehicles for the Minnesota...
April 10, 2013 - 10:56am
March 25, 2013
Spring snowstorm hits East Coast after blanketing Midwest
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A wide-ranging storm is hitting the East Coast after blanketing the Midwest and burying thoughts of springtime weather under...
March 25, 2013 - 1:36pm
March 18, 2013
Another Monday and another reminder that winter appears to be far from over
WILLMAR — Another Monday, another winter storm. Welcome to March in Minnesota. Snowfall amounts in Willmar and the region were not great,...
March 18, 2013 - 11:12pm
February 10, 2013
Clearing west central Minnesota’s roads is a high-tech venture that can, on occasion, border on perilous for MnDOT drivers
WILLMAR – Planning for how to respond to Sunday’s snowstorm began in earnest Friday at the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s District...
February 10, 2013 - 10:08pm