Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
U.S., partner nations launch first strikes in Syria
Tragedy strikes family twice
Willmar City Council members tour facilities ahead of possible tax levy increases
ACGC approves preliminary levy
Records published Sept. 23
Vikings’ Rudolph likely to miss 6 weeks with abdominal injury
Pro Golf: Ryder Cup squads must check egos
NFL: Body slam on Brees fires up New Orleans
NFL: It’s Teddy’s ballgame
MLB: Kluber dominates Twins
Video: Jude's Gentle Giants - Belgrade man features his real-life Percheron horses in coming-of-age novel
Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs, dies at age 81
Kosak of Olivia receives Guard honor
William Henry Thissen
Gwendolyn H. Larson
Ruth H. Slagter
Lorraine B. Hegle
Hildegard I. Lien
Damrongnawin — Lundstrum
Leadens — Jans
Schmidt — Hagen
Stadem — Cuevas
Ciminski — Twist
Cartoon by Gary Markstein
Commentary: When will Minnesota fix U.S. Highway 12?
Letter: A first-rate production
Letter: Spend political dollars locally
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
July 20, 2013
Stay safe in the sun and water this summer
After the extreme, 90-degree heat we endured this week, we can probably all agree that summer is finally here. With it comes all of the outdoor activities we can only enjoy for a few months out of the year. Many of these activities involve spending time in the sun and water. There...
news / local
July 20, 2013 - 12:07am
May 21, 2012
Astro Bob blog: Did you see the solar eclipse?
May 21, 2012 - 8:39am
December 20, 2011
Areavoices.com: Winter solstice arrives tomorrow
If you yearn for more sun and less darkness, you'll get an early Christmas gift tomorrow. At 11:30 p.m. Central time, the sun hits bottom in...
December 20, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 10, 2009
Winter at its most serene
news / local
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 8, 2009
President of Milan and Appleton bank is finding his small wind energy initiative comes with a large cost
MILAN -- Small wind can come with a big price tag. Just ask Erik Thompson, president of the Prairie Sun Bank of Milan and Appleton. He's been...
business / region
September 8, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
After some delays, Milan bank's wind tower arrives
MILAN -- Minnesota's first wind turbine intended to both produce electricity and promote a community bank is a step closer to reality. After lengthy delays, the tower that will hold a 20-kilowatt, made-in-Minnesota Jacob's wind turbine arrived last week at the site where it will...
news / local / region
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Milan bank's wind tower arrives
MILAN -- Minnesota's first wind turbine intended to both produce electricity and promote a community bank is a step closer to reality. After lengthy delays, the tower that will hold a 20 kilowatt, made-in-Minnesota Jacob's wind turbine arrived this week at the site where it will...
news / local / region
April 17, 2009 - 2:56pm
December 24, 2008
Letter: Yes, there's a good old Santa Claus
Some children as well as the Christmas hum-bugs among us question whether there is a real Santa Claus. A little girl in New York City asked that very question 111 years ago in New York City. Now we know this same question arises in some children in west central Minnesota every year....
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Update 4:30 p.m.: Sun Country files for bankruptcy protection
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Sun Country Airlines filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, just days after the founder of its parent company, Petters...
news / business / state
October 6, 2008 - 2:40pm