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We recommend Ward 1 voters elect Kathy Schwantes as their new City Council member on Nov. 8.
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Schwantes is the right choice for Willmar's Ward 1 seat
4 hours 23 min ago
Jill R. Benson letter: Sawatzky will bring positive change
5 hours 9 min ago
Joe Jorgenson letter: Our legislators' choices matter
5 hours 11 min ago
Sharyl R. Helgeson letter: Asmus has long record of service
5 hours 12 min ago
Josh Benson letter: Asmus will lead with integrity
5 hours 13 min ago
Willmar's Jesus Nevarez breaks away from a swarm of Delano defenders to score the first of his three goals in a 4-0 Cardinal win. Nevarez has scored 17 goals in his last four games. The Cardinals face Mound Westonka in the Section 6A semifinal Saturday. Clay Cunningham / Tribune.
Cardinals preparing for stingy Northfield defense
16 hours 35 min ago
Willmar quarterback Donald Jurek breaks away from Thief River Falls defender Landon Kruckeberg for a 50-yard touchdown in the first quarter. Jurek accounted for four TDs in a 42-0 Cardinal win. Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Pulling away early
16 hours 39 min ago
October 25, 2016
Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Corporal Jason Keith gives a dollar and coupons Tuesday to Jill Ulferts at Hardee's as part of the Buckle Up for a Buck event. Law enforcement officers and EMTs at various restaurants handed out coupons and a dollar to customers who were wearing their seat belts. 

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Safety coalition rewards drivers for buckling up
16 hours 55 min ago
Key Club member Jessa Hanson hands an "I Voted" sticker to a fellow Willmar student after she deposited her ballot Tuesday in the mock election at Willmar Senior High School.

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Trump comes out ahead in Willmar High School mock election
16 hours 55 min ago
October 24, 2016
Abdullahi Olow, operations manager of Southwest Transportation, stands by his company vehicle in downtown Willmar. He and two partners quit their jobs to start the company which provides rides to medical appointments for Medicare and Medical Assistance clients.

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Willmar man involved in new medical transportation business
October 24, 2016 - 11:50pm
Cardinal Football Preview: Confident Cards prepare for TRF
October 24, 2016 - 10:54pm
WCT daily schedule
October 24, 2016 - 10:51pm
Public open house for roundabout set for Thursday
October 24, 2016 - 7:41pm
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WCT Sport Show: Willmar preps for TRF, four locals vie for 6AAA section
October 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
Paul Hoffer letter: Lang is ready to serve his district
October 24, 2016 - 1:34am