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Indian engineer shot dead in possible hate crime at Kansas City bar
ACGC selects new superintendent
J.C. Penney to shut 130 to 140 stores
Records published Feb. 24
Slowing the water remains Hawk Creek challenge
Girls Basketball: Cardinals hit a bump in the road
Vikings' Spielman raves about running backs in NFL draft
Kaymer one behind two rookie leaders at Honda Classic
Twins plan to ease Mauer, Dozier into lineup
Local Roundup: Willmar hockey team clipped in 3A playoffs
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Anna Mae Hawley
Nicole Rae Ruff
Barbara Ann Berkeland
Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Cartoon by Bruce Plante for Feb. 23
Minnesota Opinion: Kill Legislature's ridiculous secret-meeting exemption
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
October 20, 2015
Willmar veterans receive pheasant dinners
Alice Isdahl, left, Gayle Larson and Leonard Isdahl load up Monday at the American Legion Post in Willmar to take pheasant meals to veterans...
October 20, 2015 - 9:37am
September 29, 2015
Video: Veterans reap what these women sew
They came from far and near Saturday to the Willmar Senior Community Center to sew pillow cases for active-duty sailors and military in Veterans...
September 29, 2015 - 12:42pm
August 20, 2015
Community workout to raise funds to help prevent suicide in veterans
Suicide claims the lives of 22 veterans in the U.S. each day, and about 30 suicides occur per 100,000 veterans, according to a Time Magazine...
August 20, 2015 - 9:22am
May 28, 2015
Suspected theft at veterans' grave sites solved
WILLMAR – As he has done for previous Memorial Day observances, Chuck Bredeson placed bronze stars on the graves of all veterans in Bethel Lutheran Cemetery this weekend. This Tuesday, when he arrived at the Willmar cemetery to place the grave decorations into storage, all of the...
May 28, 2015 - 11:57am
May 26, 2015
Cartoon by Chris Britt
May 26, 2015 - 5:30am
May 25, 2015
Video: WWII Medic, from Atwater, receives Quilt of Valor
World War II combat medic Glenn Stranberg, 97, of Atwater, served in both the Pacific and European Theaters from 1943-45. On Memorial Day weekend, he was presented with a Quilt of Valor by Gayle Liebe. The Sunday ceremony was held at Bethesda Pleasantview, where Glenn is a resident....
May 25, 2015 - 8:16am
May 24, 2015
Video: Korean veterans place flags at St. Mary's Cemetery
On Memorial Day Weekend, military veterans from the American Legion, VFW, Disabled Veterans and other groups place over 1,800 flags on the gravesites...
May 24, 2015 - 12:33pm
May 23, 2015
A flag for every veteran
Arne Gynild places a flag, observed by fellow Legionaire Jim Buisman, at the tombstone of Pfc. John Conway (1892-1946), a WWI veteran. Also placing...
May 23, 2015 - 8:28am
May 22, 2015
Kandiyohi County ranks eighth in state for veteran grant program
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County ranks in the top 10 in Minnesota for the amount of financial assistance that is provided to local veterans for basic...
May 22, 2015 - 11:28pm
May 21, 2015
Klobuchar to visit veterans in Olivia
OLIVIA – U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will visit Olivia Monday to meet veterans and discuss issues of importance to them. She will be at the American Legion Club in Olivia at 3:30 p.m. Monday. All veterans are encouraged to attend and meet with the senator during this Memorial Day...
May 21, 2015 - 11:25pm
April 1, 2015
Letter: Veterans, you are needed
It seems that veteran's benefits that were promised and earned are always at risk of being reduced or terminated. Veterans that have joined one of the service organizations (American Legion, VFW, DAV) are constantly vigilant to make sure veterans receive those benefits.
April 1, 2015 - 1:00am
February 16, 2015
Local lawmakers expect action on flexible school schedules
MONTEVIDEO — No guarantees at this point, but debate in the Legislature over bills allowing flexible school schedules and requests to fund...
February 16, 2015 - 12:09am
January 19, 2015
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
I was just reading in the West Central Tribune about Marlyn Marquardt’s proposal to build a veterans cemetery on his property being refused by the Planning Commission in Kandiyohi County. He said he wants to provide a cemetery for veterans who “don’t have a place” to be buried....
January 19, 2015 - 4:43pm
Valentines for veterans
January 19, 2015 - 12:25pm
December 9, 2014
Montevideo rallies troops to build veterans' nursing home
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo is rallying the troops for another run at winning state support to build a 90-bed veterans’ nursing home in the community. Some...
December 9, 2014 - 11:07pm