Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
'We're gonna kill all of ya': Woman who threatened Somali women in Fargo will be fired
In reaction to fatal shooting, Minneapolis police enact new body camera policy
NYPD officer was killed in 2014. His wife just gave birth to their daughter.
U.S. lawmaker wounded in June shooting discharged from hospital
Dough-in' in the wind: Hot truck makes yeasty mess on Washington highway
Vikings give DE Griffen 4-year contract extension
Lesnar on potential Jones superfight: 'Anytime, anywhere'
Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury
Purple Pilgrimage at an end: Vikings saying goodbye to longtime training camp home
Puig delivers key RBI as Dodgers stymie the Twins, 6-2
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Dead in Deadwood' murder mystery in Svea
Rockin' Robbins concert series kicks off at Robbins Island
Kandiyohi County Relay for Life 2017
Kandiyohi County's Relay For Life is Friday
Rew: A positive attitude is key to cancer fight
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
Live it!: Holistic approach to treatment looks at mind, body and spirit
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Dale J. Bakker
Ruth A. Holmgren
Mildred A. Adolph
Harlan L. Nelson
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Apple TV may be getting Amazon video app this fall
WCT Sports Show: Three things we've learned
U.S. appeals court blocks release of Guantanamo Bay force-feeding videos
WCT Sports Show: Top 10 Basketball Games of the Year
Video: State Basketball: Miracle heave sends CMCS to defeat in Class A quarters
July 21, 2017
Reflections on the storm, one year later
DULUTH — Duluth Mayor Emily Larson had been on the job for just over six months when the storm hit. On July 21, 2016, she was on vacation...
July 21, 2017 - 8:03pm
Fire danger grew in Duluth-area's storm's wake
DULUTH, Minn. — When winds clocked at 80 and even 100 mph ravaged trees across southern St. Louis County just before dawn one year ago...
July 21, 2017 - 7:15am
July 18, 2017
Storms rip through Minnesota for second time in 6 days
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Tornado sirens sounded Monday night, July 17, as a severe thunderstorm rumbled through Douglas County. There were...
July 18, 2017 - 10:44am
July 12, 2017
Possible tornado leaves destructive wake through northwest Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — The sound of chainsaws could be heard loud and clear Wednesday, July 12, throughout northwest Alexandria after what...
July 12, 2017 - 12:42pm
June 14, 2017
Finding strength in the community support, Carlson family is optimistic for future of farm
PENNOCK — In the days following the storm Sunday that tore apart the Carlson Dairy farm near Pennock, members of the Carlson family have...
June 14, 2017 - 7:27pm
June 13, 2017
Tornadoes sighted near Cyrus in western Minnesota
MORRIS — Two Cyrus firefighters and a Cyrus resident saw a tornado touch down Tuesday night about three miles west and three miles south...
June 13, 2017 - 10:06pm
Meeting Thursday in Pennock to provide answers about storm-damaged crops
WILLMAR — Farmers who had crops damaged by wind and hail over the weekend can get free advice on replanting, crop recovery and crop insurance...
June 13, 2017 - 3:34pm
Ninja Warrior equipment damage and cancellation hurts Grace Place fundraiser
SPICER - Area fans were disappointed when the Grace Place of Minnesota had to cancel part of their third annual Ninja Warrior event on Sunday...
June 13, 2017 - 10:12am
June 11, 2017
Sunday storms with high winds damage farms, businesses and homes
PENNOCK – A family dairy operation west of Willmar was hit hard by a powerful storm that rolled through west central Minnesota early Sunday...
June 11, 2017 - 9:27pm
Volunteers help Pennock dairy clean up after storm
PENNOCK -- Volunteers helped clean up debris and move cattle from Carlson Dairy Sunday after strong winds damaged most of the buildings on the...
June 11, 2017 - 8:38pm
Severe storm with high winds races across Minnesota creating havoc
WILLMAR -- A strong storm thundered out of South Dakota early Sunday morning and raced across western Minnesota and rolled quickly eastward through...
June 11, 2017 - 4:55pm
November 21, 2016
Parts of Minnesota remain without power following winter storm
One of more than 3,000 Northland customers still without power on a 10 degree Sunday morning, Cook’s Elbow Lake Lodge was getting by with generators....
November 21, 2016 - 10:18am
November 18, 2016
Thousands without power in west central Minn.
WILLMAR — An estimated 4,000 to 5,000 customers with the Kandiyohi Power Cooperative are without power this morning due to the winter storm....
November 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
October 31, 2016
Remembering the Halloween Blizzard of 1991
It started snowing on Halloween night and didn’t stop for four days. The Halloween Blizzard. The Megastorm. The big one. Thundersnow and gale-force...
October 31, 2016 - 6:54am
October 20, 2016
WILLMAR— Two juniors stole the show on Senior Night, as the Willmar football team played its most complete game of the season. Donald Jurek...
October 20, 2016 - 12:13am