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Man arrested after high-speed chase in Minnesota, pleads guilty to killing woman in Michigan
Motorist hits 115 mph as he leads trooper on I-94 chase
Former Willmar teacher charged for allegedly striking student
Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
On national stage, Franken highlights diversity in Willmar
Vikings extend contract of head coach Mike Zimmer
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Towns embracing Minnesota as home
Peterson helping teammates set sights on Super Bowl
Stingers can't catch Express
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Anita "Ricky" Hoyt
Harvey Lee Peterson
Harry E. Lindbloom
Audrey O. Forkrud
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
September 30, 2015
Minnesota reports warmest September on record
DULUTH — The long, glorious summer of 2015 just kept rolling along into early fall, giving Minnesota its warmest September in recorded history. The Minnesota State Climatology Office says the average statewide temperature for September 2015 will come in above 64 degrees, smashing...
September 30, 2015 - 11:34pm
April 5, 2014
Warm-up on its way; winter appears to be over
WILLMAR — Temperatures this weekend should help get rid of that spring snow that fell Thursday in west central Minnesota, and the warmer air...
April 5, 2014 - 5:00am
April 23, 2013
Update: Temp highs in 60s coming to region Friday, 70s possible by Sunday
Believe or not, warmer temperatures are just a couple days away for west central Minnesota as the jetstream shifts northward bringing warmer...
April 23, 2013 - 7:46am
December 4, 2012
December 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 24, 2012
Warm the Children campaign looks to reach $40,000 goal
WILLMAR -- The West Central Tribune kicks off its 19th annual Warm the Children campaign this week. The campaign is designed to help provide warm winter clothing to area children. It is expected that up to 500 children across the region will receive warm winter clothing again this...
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Send your warm weather photos to: email@example.com
If you're outside today enjoying the warm weather, snap a picture and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Tribune will be posting warm weather photos throughout the day in an online gallery.
March 14, 2012 - 12:17pm
March 12, 2012
Drizzle, showers this afternoon, then weather warms again
WILLMAR -- It's going to be a bright, sunshiny day starting tomorrow and continuing through the week in west central Minnesota. According to the National Weather Service, areas of drizzle will continue until about 1 p.m. today in the Willmar area. The afternoon will include a chance...
March 12, 2012 - 9:25am
December 30, 2011
Warm the Children at just 83 percent of goal
WILLMAR -- The 2011 Warm the Children campaign is at just 83 percent of its goal of $40,000 with only days until the year draws to a close. A total of 493 donations have been received during the 2011 campaign. To date, donations total just $33,357. Shopping has been completed with...
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
Great winter for cycling ... so far
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2011
Warm the Children at 67 percent of goal
WILLMAR -- With just over a week to go until Christmas, the West Central Tribune's 2011 Warm the Children campaign is at only 67 percent of its holiday goal. Goal of this year's drive is $40,000. A total of 387 donations have been received during the 2011 campaign. To date, donations...
December 17, 2011 - 12:00am
November 28, 2011
Warm the Children reaches quarter of goal
WILLMAR -- Contributions are starting to come in for the 2011 Warm the Children campaign. Goal of this year's drive is $40,000. Last year, the Warm the Children campaign took in $40,012, exceeding a goal of $39,000. The donations received helped to clothe 453 children throughout...
November 28, 2011 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Get ready for a heatwave - warmer temperatures arrive today in west central Minn
Get ready for a heatwave as temperatures across west central Minnesota head quickly upward today and are forecast to reach 32 above and higher over the weekend. The temperature was just below zero at 6:30 a.m. Friday in Willmar and 20 above in Pipestone. By 7:15 a.m., Willmar's temperature...
February 11, 2011 - 10:00am
January 10, 2011
Warm the Children just shy of 2010 goal
WILLMAR -- One week into the new year, the 2010 Warm the Children campaign is just short of its goal of $39,000. Donations to-date total $38,892 from upwards of 510 individual donations, including some 73 anonymous donations.
January 10, 2011 - 12:00am
December 18, 2010
Warm the Children at only 72 percent of goal
WILLMAR -- With less than a week to Christmas, the annual Warm the Children campaign is at only 72 percent of its 2010 goal of $39,000. As the colder temperatures and snowfall have set in, the Warm the Children campaign coordinators have been busy arranging shopping for children...
December 18, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2010
Children help Warm the Children program
WILLMAR -- "Let's do Warm the Children, because we're helping children and we are children." That is the statement made by a member of Scooter's Dozen 11th-grade confirmation class at the Church of St.
December 11, 2010 - 12:00am