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Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies
International Space Station emergency spacewalk underway
Police arrest 23-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing, Islamic State claims responsibility for attack
Students unveil businesses: CEO Trade Show highlights young entrepreneurs
Study finds Kandiyohi County pay scales lagging
Finally healthy, Banham is set for return home to take on the Lynx
Baseball: Wildcats split but clinch
Local Roundup: Litchfield tennis team heading back to state
True Team Track: Willmar boys repeat as Class AA champions
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Michel H. Hinrichsen
Michael Thomas Cullen
Richard G. Black
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Minnesota Opinion: Taxing charitable donations is just wrong
Letter: Book doesn't belong in classroom
Letter: Reinvest in higher education
Thomas: Will America ever learn?
April 17, 2017
Willmar conservatives rally for President Trump
WILLMAR — Organizers of the Willmar "We Have Your Back" rally in support of President Donald Trump have said over 200 people attended the...
April 17, 2017 - 5:38am
April 15, 2017
Trump voters show their support at Willmar rally
WILLMAR — A dedicated crowd of supporters of President Donald Trump braved falling temperatures and rising winds to attend the "We Have...
April 15, 2017 - 5:58pm
April 14, 2017
Rally to support President Trump to be held in Willmar on Saturday
WILLMAR – The Northern Plains Citizens Alliance is holding a rally to support President Donald Trump from 12 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Kandi...
April 14, 2017 - 11:20am
April 7, 2017
State legislator launches west Minnesota U.S. House campaign, hopes to replace Peterson
PAUL — Tim Miller says he beat the odds before and he can do it again as he runs for the U.S. House seat long held by Collin Peterson.Miller...
April 7, 2017 - 3:44pm
March 21, 2017
Private prison wins a round, but faces Gov. Dayton's opposition
ST. PAUL—Reworked legislation to place state inmates in a west-central Minnesota prison is advancing in the Legislature, but Gov. Mark...
March 21, 2017 - 6:31pm
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 24, 2017
Capitol Chatter: 2018 Minnesota governor race already crowded
ST. PAUL—There is one easy prediction in Minnesota politics: The 2018 governor's race will be crowded. Nearly 20 people have said they...
February 24, 2017 - 1:18pm
November 8, 2016
West Central Tribune endorsements for 2016
Here is a review of the West Central Tribune and Forum Communications election endorsements for 2016:
November 8, 2016 - 9:12am
November 7, 2016
Cathy Malvin letter: Falk will serve his district well
Well, at least the West Central Tribune got one part of their endorsement correct. "Miller is part of the far-right faction of the House GOP...
November 7, 2016 - 6:02am
Karen Falk letter: Baker, Miller don't deserve endorsement
I don't understand why the West Central Tribune would endorse Tim Miller and Dave Baker. Andrew Falk and Mary Sawatzky repaid every penny of...
November 7, 2016 - 6:01am
Paul Schwarz letter: Falk can be trusted; Miller can't
As a native of Appleton I want to see it prosper. I would love it if there would be a use for the prison that I worked at for over eight years....
November 7, 2016 - 6:01am
November 6, 2016
Amy Haugen letter: Endorsing the GOP is endorsing failure
I don't agree with your recent endorsements of Dave Baker and Tim Miller over Mary Sawatzky and Andrew Falk. What's particularly baffling is...
November 6, 2016 - 10:01pm
November 2, 2016
Tribune 2016 Endorsements: Re-elect Koenen, Baker and Miller in District 17 legislative races
District 17 has three competitive races for seats in the Minnesota Legislature in 2016. Here are our Editorial Board's endorsements for the...
November 2, 2016 - 9:10am
October 25, 2016
Tony Skare letter: We can do better by electing Falk
Every time I went to the Capitol with my colleagues to meet with legislators, our encounters with Tim Miller were not good. He had no answers to constituents’ questions, turned red in the face when he disagreed with someone, and the conversation was over instantly if he didn’t...
October 25, 2016 - 1:00am
October 19, 2016
Legislative candidates debate education funding
WILLMAR — Increasing the K-12 education funding formula, closing the financial equity gap between metro and rural schools and finding ways...
October 19, 2016 - 8:08pm