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Coteau des Prairies Lodge to showcase ND ag products
Amtrak train derails in Chicago, no injuries reported
London attacker interested in jihad but no evidence of IS link
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
Minn. college student remains missing
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas
ND native who once made 2,750 consecutive free throws dies
Costco tees off on Titleist over golf balls
Girls Basketball: Oman a Class AA All-State first-teamer
Local Roundup: Warrior softball team opens season in crossover
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Msgr. Joseph R. Huebsch
David "Doc" Halliday
Shirley Mae Ehrlich
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Dave & Vivian Swanson
West Central Tribune
August 9, 2015
Video: Saturday at the Kandiyohi County Fair
Saturday at Kandiyohi County Fair started out under overcast, fended off a spit of rain around noon and coasted to an end under a clear sky....
August 9, 2015 - 7:56am
July 24, 2015
Summer brings spike in local traffic deaths
WILLMAR — It has been a deadly summer on Minnesota roads. Since July 12, the West Central Tribune has reported eight traffic fatalities in seven separate crashes in west central Minnesota. Minnesota State Patrol Sergeant Troy Christianson works in District 2300 in the southwestern...
July 24, 2015 - 12:01am
June 30, 2015
Video: Recognizing the area’s best
New London-Spicer’s Shane Zylstra, left, and Morris/Chokio-Alberta’s Lauren Reimers were recognized as the Tribune’s 2015 Hengstler-Ranweiler...
June 30, 2015 - 12:00am
June 19, 2015
Contests: Play here
Click on our Contests page. Basketball Brackets 2017
June 19, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Remembering John Tradup, the essence of a newsman
Of all my memories of John Tradup, the one that’s foremost is of John in his office at the old Tribune building downtown. It was a cluttered,...
June 12, 2015 - 11:55pm
June 2, 2015
Send your feedback
The West Central Tribune this week introduced a new design for our print edition. Your feedback continued Tuesday through phone calls, email or social media. Thank you. Most people like the new design overall, commenting that is simple, fresh and clean. Some are concerned that...
June 2, 2015 - 11:03pm
June 1, 2015
New design launched, your feedback appreciated
The West Central Tribune introduced Monday a new design for our print edition. After four months in creating the new design and templates for our first day, we had 24 hours to make any tweaks and print another day’s newspaper. Your feedback started early Monday morning and continued...
June 1, 2015 - 11:54pm
New design of the West Central Tribune launches in today's print edition
For more than 120 years, the West Central Tribune has been bringing our readers the news and information of Willmar and our region. Throughout that time, this newspaper has strived to improve and update our technology and design whenever needed. Today we are introducing an entirely...
June 1, 2015 - 12:57am
May 30, 2015
Updated logo leads new design changes at West Central Tribune
The West Central Tribune recognizes that you — our readers — consume news differently today than in the past. So we are reviewing our print...
May 30, 2015 - 12:10am
May 28, 2015
Top design expert guides Tribune redesign
The West Central Tribune has been changing in recent years as many newspapers have in this digital age — publishing content on wctrib.com, engaging readers on Facebook and Twitter and publishing content in video form. The newspaper will introduce a new design Monday in our print...
May 28, 2015 - 11:32pm
May 27, 2015
Redesign goal is easier readability
Since 1895, the West Central Tribune and its predecessors have sought to bring you — the reader — the news and information from Willmar, our region and beyond. As our world evolves, this newspaper must change as well to meet our readers’ needs. We know many of you are attached...
May 27, 2015 - 11:33pm
May 26, 2015
Tribune to launch new design Monday
We all are part of the 21st century when change comes on a frequent and regular basis. The West Central Tribune is changing as well with a new...
May 26, 2015 - 11:32pm
May 19, 2015
Letter: Appreciation for Tribune
I’d like to thank Tribune editor Kelly Boldan for that May 12 description of what letter writers can and cannot do, most notably: “Actually, any newspaper under their First Amendment right to publishing control can decline to publish any letter or advertisement they choose. See...
May 19, 2015 - 3:50am
May 12, 2015
Commentary: We publish the majority of letters, but there are limits
Letters to the editor have been a primary feature in American newspapers for decades and are often filled with discourse on political and social issues of the day. In today’s digital world, letters continue to flourish in the print editions and websites of newspapers, such...
May 12, 2015 - 6:00am
April 17, 2015
Video: Faces at Life Connection XVI
Faces at Life Connection XVI at the Willmar Civic Center featuring Kingery Family Singers and Outstanding Senior Jo Holm.
April 17, 2015 - 5:00am