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Chili fest begins Willmar Area Food Shelf’s month-long fundraiser
ACGC to start school before Labor Day
Retreat update, hearings on street work and utility rates on Willmar City Council agenda
Graves’ plane flying too low in final seconds, NTSB finds in early report
MnSCU backs Ridgewater president after faculty vote of no confidence
State Wrestling: NLS' Austvold, BOLD's Garcia take home gold
Prep Wrestling: Area has 10 entrants reach state semifinals
Girls Basketball: Cardinals win regular-season finale
Return of Garnett brings flashbacks
Butler, Bulls fight off Timberwolves
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
REVIEW: Barn’s ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ offers up a rousing good time
'Little Shop of Horrors' in full swing at The Barn
Smith triumphs with four Grammy wins, Beck gets best album
Odell "Red" Orland Reiten
Margie G. Bomstad
Kids and books in the kitchen
February/March edition of Live it! Magazine is now available online
Williams — DeRiso
Krueger — Lingle
Lund — Willenbring
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Letter: A cartway petition nightmare
Letter: Get consensus on highways
Minnesota Opinion: It is time to fight back to protect our privacy
Letter: Baker isn’t what he claims
May 14, 2012
Marcils give $1 million to Concordia's Offutt School of Business
MOORHEAD - Concordia's new Offutt School of Business is getting a million-dollar boost. William and Jane Marcil, whose family owns Forum Communications Co., are giving $1 million to the renovated school, which is set to open this fall. The atrium of the new building will be named...
news / state
May 14, 2012 - 10:24am
April 29, 2011
William and wife now duke, duchess of Cambridge
LONDON (AP) -- Prince William and Kate Middleton got their first royal wedding present from the queen on Friday: the titles Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Buckingham Palace said William is now His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge, and that Miss Catherine Middleton is now Her...
news / world
April 29, 2011 - 7:35am
Watch coverage highlights of the Royal Wedding
Watch coverage highlights of the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on wctrib.com. You can view video highlights of the Royal...
news / world
April 29, 2011 - 4:00am
November 11, 2010
Former addict urges parents to say 'yes' to talking about drugs with their teens
It's time to say "yes" to our teenage children by opening up and talking about alcohol and other drug use, according to William C.
news / region
November 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2010
Willmar man dies in water-related incident on northern Minnesota lake
PARK RAPIDS - A Willmar man died Wednesday following a water-related incident on a Hubbard County lake in northern Minnesota. Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a report at 7:38 p.m. Wednesday of a possible drowning in Lower Bottle Lake in Lake Emma Township. Lower Bottle...
news / local
August 12, 2010 - 4:54pm
August 25, 2009
William Dowdell of Willmar wins Auto Racing Challenge for Sharpie 500 race
William Dowdell of Willmar is the local winner of the Wctrib.com's Auto Racing Challenge in the Sharpie 500 held Aug.
August 25, 2009 - 12:00pm
March 19, 2009
The first name of William Fenske was listed incorrectly in Wednesday's editorial.
opinion / news
March 19, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Editorial: Hospital board has a decision to make
The Rice Memorial Hospital Board faces a decision today on the next chief executive officer for the regional hospital located in Willmar. Fortunately, the board has two excellent finalists. Thus, the decision will be beneficial to the hospital, the city and west central Minnesota. The...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
William Anderson June 13, 1940 - Jan. 5, 2009
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. -- William "Bill" R. Anderson, 68, of Crystal Lake died Monday at Centegra Hospital in McHenry, Ill. The service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Church of Holy Apostles in McHenry. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the Colonial Funeral Home in McHenry...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
Larson says budget issues are not black and white
WILLMAR -- An economic downturn that could bring federal and state budget cuts to county programs will be the biggest challenge facing Kandiyohi County in 2009.
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Graves says it's time for a change on County Board
WILLMAR -- William Graves said he will bring a "new way to listen" to people, fresh ideas and a "willingness to do the job" if he's elected to the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners. The first-time political candidate said he will also bring what many constituents are telling...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Editorial: Re-elect Larson, Peterson to county seats
Kandiyohi County District 2 voters have a commissioner choice between incumbent Richard Larson of Willmar or first-time candidate William Graves of Willmar. District 4 incumbent Dennis Peterson is running unopposed. The District 2 race is really a choice between a 12-year county...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Gravel pits and budget among issues Larson, Graves debate
WILLMAR -- Kandiyohi County Commissioner Richard Larson and his challenger for the District 2 seat, William Graves, responded to questions about budget cuts, gravel pits and county buildings during an hour-long debate Tuesday in Willmar. There was little disagreement between the...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am