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June 19, 2016
About 500 people walk Oct. 10 in the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Robbins Island in Willmar. This year’s event will be Oct. 1. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Alzheimer’s organization promotes year-round support, outreach
June 19, 2016 - 6:59pm
June 17, 2016
Sandy Tersch, a self-acknowledged former addict, draws laughs from the audience and her fellow graduates Jill Zimmer, left, and Pamala Dale during their graduation ceremony Thursday at The Oaks at Eagle Creek in Willmar. The women are the first graduating class of the Willmar area Salvation Army’s “Getting Ahead Program.”play button
‘Victory Group’ graduates life-skills class
June 17, 2016 - 11:15pm
June 16, 2016
Willmar housing bucks some statewide trends
June 16, 2016 - 11:10pm
June 6, 2016
Mary Solbreken raises more than 50 varieties of flowers and ornamentals at her business, Rustic Designs Flower Farm, located north of New London. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)play button
Belgrade woman grows, sells two acres of flowers
June 6, 2016 - 11:53pm
May 27, 2016
The Veterans Central Council Honor Guard stands at attention at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar during the 2015 Memorial Day program. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Communities across west central Minnesota planning Memorial Day festivities
May 27, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 25, 2016
Orange barrels similar to the ones shown here will likely be a familiar site in west central Minnesota. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Roadwork abounds this summer
May 25, 2016 - 11:54pm
May 23, 2016
Officials expect modest growth in west central Minnesota's economy
May 23, 2016 - 11:35pm
May 16, 2016
Jarez Anez of Anez Consulting in Willmar saw frost-damaged corn during a crop assessment on a field south of Danube in Renville County. (SUBMITTED)
Weekend frost nips some farm fields
May 16, 2016 - 6:32pm
April 29, 2016
The starry stonewort grows branchlets and forms thick, dense mats that crowd out native vegetation and smother spawning habitat for fish. (SUBMITTED)
Lake Koronis takes on starry stonewort
April 29, 2016 - 11:07am
Editorial: Have a great prom and make sure to get home safe
April 29, 2016 - 4:00am
April 22, 2016
Kandiyohi County urges participation in broadband survey
April 22, 2016 - 11:15pm
April 15, 2016
A work crew from Willmar Area Vocational Education Services, known as Waves, helps set up for today’s Life Connections. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Life Connections caters to older adults
April 15, 2016 - 12:10pm
April 14, 2016
A map issued by the National Weather Service website Thursday morning. The pink counties have been issued a "red flag" fire warning, while the tan and green counties face less serious "special weather" fire warnings and "hazardous weather outlooks," respectively.
Fire warning issued for west central Minnesota
April 14, 2016 - 9:45am
A Day in the Life 2: The West Central Tribune's annual Focus edition is available online now
April 14, 2016 - 3:00am
April 12, 2016
Kelly Sing, a nurse practitioner with the Willmar Regional Cancer Center, led an educational session and panel discussion on cancer survivorship at the 25th annual west central cancer symposium Wednesday in Willmar. (ANNE POLTA | TRIBUNE)
'When the treatments are over, it's not over ...' nurse says at cancer symposium
April 12, 2016 - 10:43pm