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Duluth police to purchase riot gear: Chief says equipment to be used with discretion
Franken's Senate vacancy is hardly Minnesota's first
Airbnb owners roll out red carpet to make guests feel at home over Christmas
Behold the cosmic snake
How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
Niederreiter's OT goal lifts Wild over Sharks
On second thought, Thielen says call was good
Towns, Wolves hold off Mavericks
Vikings' Keenum looking ahead after 8-game win streak ends in Carolina
Local Roundup: Willmar gymnasts win Becker Invite
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
A cloudy morning after for 'Today'
Matt Lauer recently grilled Bill O'Reilly about sexual harassment. Lauer could have been talking about himself.
'Greatest Love Story' is the surprise country hit of the year - with some help from Netflix
Two Minn. orchestras, Dylan earn Grammy nominations
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
December/January issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Jessica Ann Rauenhorst
Beverly J. Haverly
Dale E. Anderson
Jessie M. Van De Riet
Earl D. Ihnen
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
Tribune Editorial: Christianson must address bias concerns
The stupidest patents of 2017
Did Hefner's death punch a hole in the dam?
Tribune Editorial: Sen Franken made the right decision to resign
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Martin & Judi Berghorst
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
November 8, 2017
Readers' Choice 2017
Readers' Choice 2017 See who you voted #1. The best of the best, published by the West Central Tribune; check it out here.
November 8, 2017 - 1:10pm
December 14, 2016
Cohen commentary: Trump voters live in their own bubble
This column is for Bernard Gibson, a good man from the state of Indiana. Late last month, National Public Radio went out to Vigo County there...
December 14, 2016 - 1:55am
November 8, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund Dave Granlund is a national syndicated cartoonist based in Minnesota. Editorial cartoon feedback can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org....
November 8, 2016 - 3:40pm
Editorial: It's time to vote
The freedom American citizens all enjoy includes the right to vote on Election Day. It is also a responsibility at the core of our American...
November 8, 2016 - 9:18am
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
October 24, 2016
Negative tone of White House race sours young voters
BOSTON — The exceptionally negative tone of this year's race for the White House is souring young Americans, turning some away from the...
October 24, 2016 - 2:54pm
Presidential Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
For the first time in more than half a century, Forum Communications Co. declines to endorse the Republican candidate for president of the United...
October 24, 2016 - 6:00am
June 27, 2016
Minnesotans invited to vote on new license plate design
State officials Monday revealed three designs for a Minnesota state parks and trails license plate and invited the public to vote online this...
June 27, 2016 - 3:08pm
June 24, 2016
Global markets dive, Prime Minister David Cameron to resign after British vote to leave EU
LONDON - Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow...
June 24, 2016 - 6:57am
June 23, 2016
Britain votes to leave EU in historic divorce
LONDON - Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday's landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country...
June 23, 2016 - 11:53pm
Early voting starts today for primary election
WILLMAR — There’s still more than a month to go before the primary election but Minnesota voters can start voting early today. Absentee ballots for the Aug. 9 primary can be obtained from local elections offices — typically the county auditor’s office — by mail or in person....
June 23, 2016 - 9:46pm
Spicer voters to decide on sales tax
SPICER — Spicer residents will vote this fall on whether a local option sales tax will be implemented in their town. On a 4-1 vote Tuesday,...
June 23, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Willmar City Council moves forward with sales tax
WILLMAR — In a 6 to 0 vote, the Willmar City Council committed Monday to pursuing a local option sales tax. “I think we need to do it. I...
June 15, 2016 - 12:07am
June 4, 2016
Secretary of State Steve Simon visits Willmar
Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify when absentee voters may deposit their ballot directly.
June 4, 2016 - 12:07am
May 25, 2016
NLS teachers to vote on Q-comp plan
NEW LONDON — Teachers in the New London-Spicer School District begin voting today on a proposed quality compensation agreement. The voting ends Friday. Known as Q-comp, the plan promotes professional development — such as classroom observations and teacher evaluations — and...
May 25, 2016 - 12:22am