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Stream bank erosion, nitrogen still biggest challenges for Hawk Creek
Creations by local baker all the rage at Midwest convention
Ridgewater top community college in state for career preparedness
Couple involved in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at vet clinic in Douglas County
Boys basketball: NLS soars into Class AA tourney
Twins' options at third reduced with Sano's injury
Timberwolves top Pistons
College softball: Ridgewater splits in Florida opener
Report: Cassel to stay with Vikings
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Tollefson — Tomaschett
Marcella Mae Breitkreutz
John G. Tripp
Gladys M. Homman
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
Letter: Rural MN is not like the metro
March 18, 2010
MnSCU board urges further tobacco bans
Further smoking restrictions might be coming to many of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities' 54 campus. MnSCU's Board of Trustees Wednesday passed a resolution encouraging each college and university to consult with its students, faculty and staff about further restricting...
news / state
March 18, 2010 - 1:51pm
November 6, 2009
Human services speaker outlines the health risks of misusing energy drinks
Rick Moldenhauer brought an entire show-and-tell Thursday to a seminar on energy drinks: 16-ounce beverage cans, highly concentrated "energy...
news / local
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
Local coalition takes aim at health risks of energy drinks
WILLMAR -- They come in cans with aggressive-looking labels and names like Rockstar, Monster Energy and Cocaine. Kids like them, but they -- and their parents -- may not realize the effects of consuming energy drinks supercharged with caffeine. Authorities have become concerned...
news / local
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 26, 2009
Area counties receive share of $47M in SHIP money
Area counties have received a share of $47 million in state grants to help fight chronic disease. The Minnesota Department of Health announced the inaugural Statewide Health Improvement Program grant awards this afternoon.
August 26, 2009 - 2:59pm
April 29, 2009
news / local / region
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Letter: Benefits of smoke-free law
We are members of the Willmar Senior High School Students Working Against Tobacco team. One of our main goals is to spread the news about the dangers of smoking and tobacco use. So far, we have had a booth at the county fair, prepared a display in the commons area of our high school,...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
It takes more than teaching teens
WILLMAR -- It takes a comprehensive approach -- education, policy change and enforcement -- for communities to reduce the rate of alcohol and drug abuse by youths, a state expert told a Willmar audience on Thursday. "Don't think we can teach our way out of this, because we can't,"...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am