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Stream bank erosion, nitrogen still biggest challenges for Hawk Creek
Kandiyohi County GOP begins task of 17B endorsement
Video: Second Grade Song Fest is held at Roosevelt School
Wetland banking an option for farmers seeking mitigation acres
6AA Girls Basketball: NLS still alive but Litchfield falls in subsection semis
State Basketball: NLS opens against Annandale
Girls basketball: Redwood Valley ends BOLD's run
Boys basketball: NLS soars into Class AA tourney
Twins' options at third reduced with Sano's injury
Music Matters: West Central Tribune music aficionados take a look at the songs of 2013
Cardettes Dance Show is tonight at Kennedy Elementary in Willmar, Minn.
Willmar, Minn., Middle School stage production 'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' opens run tonight
Harold Ramis remembered as 'Buddha of Comedy'
Figure skating shows on ice this weekend at Willmar, Minn., Civic Center
Target warns data breach could hurt future profit
GM ratchets up truck discounts as U.S. sales skid
U.S. auto sales beat expectations, setting up strong March
For J.C. Penney, e-commerce is no easy fix
Macy's sticks to forecast despite slow Valentine's Day sales
AG Church opens Kidsworld to public in Willmar, Minn.
W.C. Minn. YES! students enjoy ground-floor look at emerging economy based on passive solar technology (with video)
Mix it up with some quinoa
Willmar, Minn., curling officials headed to Switzerland for world competition
Staley — Coleman
Loren August Peterson
Marcella Mae Breitkreutz
Arlene Mavis (Noor) Leuze
Gladys M. Homman
Tribune Editorial: Success of Vision 2040 will depend upon entire community
Letter: More anti-bully rules not needed
Editorial: Council should OK Jennie-O proposals
Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth
Editorial: Kudos for end of the tray-pulling policy in Willmar
September 13, 2013
Some companies tout the benefits of hiring older workers
Older people searching for jobs have long fought back stereotypes that they lack the speed, technology skills and dynamism of younger applicants....
news / nation
September 13, 2013 - 11:34pm
May 12, 2012
Willmar, Minn., hospital investing more than ever in workforce preparation, training
WILLMAR -- Rice Memorial Hospital is investing more than ever in workforce preparation, training and education, to the tune of thousands of hours annually, according to the hospital's latest human resources report. The report, which was shared Wednesday with the hospital board of...
news / local
May 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 24, 2012
Listening session explores workforce needs, issues in engineering sector in rural Minn.
WILLMAR -- According to statewide figures, Minnesota is well-supplied with engineers. But for many local employers, the reality is otherwise....
business / local / region
April 24, 2012 - 7:00am
April 2, 2012
Sen. Franken to visit Willmar, Minn., to discuss rural health care workforce issues
WILLMAR -- Sen. Al Franken will visit Willmar on Tuesday to tour Rice Memorial Hospital and talk to area health care officials and employees about the workforce challenges facing rural health care. The visit will include a tour of the Rice Regional Dental Clinic, a joint program...
news / local
April 2, 2012 - 2:44pm
December 27, 2011
City notches up some banner years for doctor recruitment
WILLMAR -- When Dr.
news / local / community
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
July 14, 2011
Willmar, Minn., hospital workforce is leaner, more highly trained
WILLMAR -- The workforce at Rice Memorial Hospital is leaner than ever -- and increasingly experienced and highly trained. Through streamlining and efficiencies, the number of employees at the city-owned hospital and its entities, which include the Rice Care Center and Rice Rehabilitation...
news / local
July 14, 2011 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Rice to close its School of Radiologic Technology in July 2012
WILLMAR -- Financial constraints have forced the closing of the School of Radiologic Technology at Rice Memorial Hospital. Hospital officials announced Tuesday that the training program will come to an end in July 2012, when the final class of six students graduates. Michael Schramm,...
news / local
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Legislative auditor looks at MN workforce programs
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota's legislative auditor will report on how well the state's workforce programs are doing their work. The state has 47 such programs to help job seekers, and in the midst of a recession they're more important than ever. The auditor's report will be...
news / state
February 17, 2010 - 11:23am
March 23, 2009
Job losses mean 'tsunami' at state's workforce centers
WILLMAR -- When it comes to unemployment, the good news is that Kandiyohi County has the lowest unemployment rates in the 11-county area.
news / local / region
March 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
WorkForce Center reports higher demand for services
WILLMAR -- Demand for unemployment services may be skyrocketing statewide, but things are a little different locally. Willmar's branch of the...
business / local
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am