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Hearing considers factors for harsher sentence for Willmar man accused of sexual assault
Minnesota man sentenced to 23 years in prison for sex trafficking
Rice Health Foundation meets $500,000 donor challenge
UPDATE: Shooting protesters remain camped outside Minneapolis precinct
Pregnant Minnesota TV meteorologist ridiculed over her appearance
Girls Hockey: Storm’n Sabres take down Cards
Video: Cold Turkey-368 brave north wind at Willmar 5k
Don’t give up on Wolves just yet
Zimmer determined not to let loss have snowball affect on Vikings
Men's Basketball: Gophers’ Pitino: Fouls ‘draining our team’
'Happy Hollandaise' opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
Willmar light display to be featured on ABC’s ‘Light Fight’
Charlie Sheen confirms he's HIV positive, says he was extorted to keep diagnosis quiet
Actor Charlie Sheen reportedly to announce he's HIV positive
Video: Willmar High School Musical ends four-day run with another sellout
Baxter — Kubesh
Video: Pie-A-Palooza at Ridgwater College
Video: VFW Post 1639 Willmar assembles Thanksgiving Day Meals for Area Veterans
Video: A hint of snow at 2015 Willmar Holidaze Parade
Video: Roosevelt 5th-Grade Songfest at Willmar
LIVE IT!: Kandiyohi County focused on providing permanent homes for foster kids
LIVE IT!: After an extended period trying to adopt, rural Atwater couple seek another route
LIVE IT!: A how-to on planning the perfect family photo session
LIVE IT! For Raymond couple, parenthood once seemed a lost dream
LIVE IT!: Willmar woman knows both the loss and gain of adoption
Inora G. Westheim
Wilhelmina "Minnie" Grove
Edna L. Grof
Wayne A. Torkelson
Editorial: A day to be thankful and reflect upon our blessings
Commentary: The discipline of gratitude
Editorial: Defeating ISIS will be a complicated task
Letter: God is the game-changer
Letter: An evening of diversity, inclusion
May 23, 2009
Commentary: Mars and Venus, alias Obama and Cheney, collide
Listening to President Obama and former Vice President Cheney give their respective national security speeches Thursday put me in mind of John Gray, author of "Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus." Different men, different planets. Or are they? Obama, standing before...
opinion / commentary
May 23, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
Editorial: Battle in the GOP to prove intriguing
The battle over the soul of the Republican Party is now playing out in public as retired General Colin Powell versus former Vice President Dick Cheney and conservative broadcaster pundit Rush Limbaugh continue their debate. It is an interesting public dispute within the Grand...
opinion / editorials
May 21, 2009 - 8:03am
December 24, 2008
Former Tribune publisher named vice president of newspapers for Forum Communication Co.
Steve McLister, former West Central Tribune publisher, has been named vice president of newspapers for Forum Communications Co. in Fargo, N.D. In his new role, McLister will be expected "to foster sales and Internet initiatives as the company positions itself for industry changes...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Former West Central Tribune publisher named vice president of newspapers for Forum Communication Co.
Steve McLister, former West Central Tribune publisher, has been named vice president of newspapers for Forum Communications Co. in Fargo, N.D. In...
News / state
December 23, 2008 - 12:00pm
October 28, 2008
By the numbers
In 2007, 64 percent of all foreclosures occurred in the seven-county metro area, according to Heritage Bank Vice President Duaine Amundson. He said 19 percent occurred in 10 counties (Wright, Sherburne, Stearns, St. Louis, Olmstead, Isanti, Chisago, Rice, Crow Wing and Mille Lacs),...
News / local
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Letter: An act of political compromise
Though I am not surprised at the West Central Tribune's endorsement of John McCain, I was surprised at how unenthusiastic it was. Presenting McCain's faults and Barack Obama's positive attributes in their endorsement, as they did, was fair. The thing I take issue with is that out...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 21, 2008
Letter: VP nomination is a disgrace
I have now lived in Alaska longer than my youthful years in Willmar and Minnesota.
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 4, 2008
Pawlenty claims there's no disappointment: POW talk
ST. PAUL -- To listen to Minnesota Gov.
News / state / nation
September 4, 2008 - 12:00am
Mondale says he's backing Obama
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Former Vice President Walter Mondale says he now supports Barack Obama for president. Mondale, who's a Democratic superdelegate, had backed Hillary Rodham Clinton. But Mondale told WCCO-AM on Wednesday that Obama is now the party's nominee, and he supports the...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00pm