Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Man found dead under television at Minnesota home
Woman, five children rescued from Alexandria townhome fire
Truck hits State Patrol car, injuring trooper, then drives off
Willmar teen gets probation, community service for bomb threat
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
Blaze makes first appearance at CMCS pep rally
Bluejays take down LQPV on road
WarHawks hit hard early, fall to 'Jacks
Vikings look to climb back into playoff race
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'
'Prairie Angels' makes a timely arrival in Renville County
Who's the most overpaid actor in Hollywood?
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Curtis Burr Accola
Ruth V. Thayer
Frances A. King
Gregory W. Johnson
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Letter: Let's show more appreciation
Letter: Why downtowns are failing
Letter: More alike than different
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Our values have hit rock bottom
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 1, 2016
Netflix launches downloads for offline viewing on smartphones, tablets
LOS ANGELES—Netflix has finally rolled out a feature subscribers have been requesting for years: The company will now let members worldwide...
December 1, 2016 - 8:54am
November 25, 2016
'Brady Bunch' mom Florence Henderson dies aged 82
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA -- (REUTERS) Veteran actress Florence Henderson, best known to a generation of baby boomers as all-American mother Carol...
November 25, 2016 - 7:00am
October 14, 2016
Hell hath no fury: 10 best female horror villains
Men have dominated the "killer" role in horror movies for decades. There is, however, a certain level of dread inspired by the female horror...
October 14, 2016 - 7:01am
September 15, 2016
FCC chair says his set-top box reform proposal may change
WASHINGTON—The head of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission said he might change his proposal to allow tens of millions of U.S. pay...
September 15, 2016 - 7:37pm
August 29, 2016
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
LOS ANGELES -- Gene Wilder, who regularly stole the show in such comedic gems as "The Producers," "Blazing Saddles," "Young Frankenstein," "Willy...
August 29, 2016 - 3:38pm
August 8, 2016
Hulu ends free streaming service
LOS ANGELES - Hulu is moving to an all-subscription model, eliminating the ad-supported service that has let users watch thousands of TV episodes...
August 8, 2016 - 4:03pm
August 26, 2015
TV journalists killed in on-air shooting in Virginia; suspect shoots self
Two television journalists were shot and killed in Virginia on Wednesday morning while conducting a live interview, and authorities said the...
August 26, 2015 - 11:28am
August 6, 2015
City of Willmar suspends producers from city-run cable TV
WILLMAR — The city, citing rules’ violations, has suspended Bob Skor and Jason Dougherty of Willmar from producing their TV commentaries using city-owned cable TV equipment, studio facilities or airtime. The primary issue with episodes of Skor’s Kandi Wrapper, which began earlier...
August 6, 2015 - 11:58pm
May 21, 2015
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
WILLMAR — New London native Brady Toops has taken a shot at true love — in front of a national television audience. Brady, the son of George...
May 21, 2015 - 9:17am
January 30, 2015
Super season for flat screens
“This is a good time of year” for TV sales, Brian Okuly, a salesperson at Cullen’s Home Center in Willmar, said Friday. The fifty- to sixty-inch...
January 30, 2015 - 11:42pm
September 29, 2014
Keeping free(-ish) TV
WILLMAR — No one knows better than Dave Stuhr that the transition five years ago from analog to digital television signals did not go particularly...
September 29, 2014 - 11:42pm
September 26, 2014
Pioneer TV mobile studio to bring gubernatorial debate to state, national audiences
APPLETON — All eyes will be on the gubernatorial candidates when they participate in their first televised debate to be aired across the state...
September 26, 2014 - 12:03am
August 19, 2014
Council OKs Charter moving TV channels
WILLMAR — Charter Communications has received approval from the Willmar City Council to move the city’s three public access channels to new channel locations. The council Monday night approved a change in the city’s cable TV franchise agreement with Charter that allows Charter...
August 19, 2014 - 11:36pm
Atwater woman wins $25,000 on ‘Price Is Right’ TV game show
ATWATER — Linda Marshall, a local contestant on “The Price Is Right” television game show, won $25,000 playing Punch-a-Bunch with Drew...
June 19, 2014 - 10:47pm
February 26, 2014
PBS correspondent Miles O'Brien loses forearm after mishap
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Public television science correspondent Miles O'Brien had his left forearm amputated during emergency surgery earlier this month after suffering what he thought was a minor blow to his limb while packing up some equipment, he said on Tuesday. O'Brien,...
February 26, 2014 - 9:04am