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ACGC student dies in avalanche
Broadband push moves on without support of the governor
Kandiyohi County can now pursue appointing key officials
Governor signs bill allowing Kandiyohi County to appoint auditor, recorder
Boys basketball: ACGC to try and slow down R-P
Boys basketball: Willmar native Swansson ends 35-year career as Woodbury coach
Boys basketball: BBE heads to state as top seed
BBE's Goodwin a Mr. Basketball Finalist
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
Merlin William Rau
Lois Jean Rajewsky
Evelyn Marie McGee
Kenneth "Ken" L. Johnson
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
August 17, 2012
Willmar Notebook: Lentz, Welker set to join Card Pride Hall of Fame
The Cardinal Pride Hall of Fame committee has selected Jeff Welker (WHS 1976) and Andrea Lentz (WHS '94) for inclusion at the 2012 induction. The banquet is set for Sept. 28 at the American Legion Post 167. Lentz and Welker will also be introduced at halftime of the Cardinal football...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
VFW Baseball: Willmar I opens postseason with win over Benson
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- The Willmar VFW I team advanced in the District 5 playoffs with an 11-1, six-inning victory over Benson on Tuesday night at Baker Field. Willmar led 1-0 going into the third inning and then opened up the offense, scoring four in the third and two...
July 25, 2012 - 12:29am
July 16, 2012
Youth Football: WCER tackle football registration is Aug. 1
Registration for the Willmar Community Education and Recreation's Fall Tackle Football program is Aug. 1, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Play It Again Sports. The program is for children entering 5th and 6th grades this fall. Participation fee is $70 and $85 for out-of-district children. Call...
July 16, 2012 - 1:20am
Youth Football: Several camps coming up at Willmar schools
Several football camps are coming up at Willmar schools: July 24-26, Cardinal Mini-Camp 10 a.m.-noon for Willmar Cardinals going into 9th-12th grades, senior high school, free. July 30-31: WCER Warrior Football Clinic at Roosevelt Elementary soccer fields. Age 5 through Grade 6....
July 16, 2012 - 1:18am
Legion: BOLD drops two games in Morris
MORRIS -- BOLD dropped two games at Morris' Prairie Pioneer Days Tournament on Saturday. BOLD won its opener on Friday night but then fell 4-3 to Spring Lake Park and Morris 8-3 on Saturday. BOLD, now 14-6, opens the Legion playoffs against the winner of today's Tri-Town-Prinsburg...
July 16, 2012 - 1:02am
July 11, 2012
VFW Baseball: Alex 16's hands Willmar I loss
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- The Alexandria 16's jumped out to a big lead early against the Willmar VFW I team and two Alex pitchers scattered...
July 11, 2012 - 12:27am
Legion Baseball: Hector rallies in final at-bat to down Hutch
HECTOR -- A four-run frame in the bottom half of the seventh inning allowed Hector to rally past Hutchinson 8-7 Tuesday. The first six batters in the Hector seventh reached base. Mason Clark opened the scoring in the frame with a double that brought in Taylor Broderius and Ben Maiers....
July 11, 2012 - 12:09am
July 10, 2012
Legion Baseball: Scarlets edge Granite Falls
Tribune Staff Report SACRED HEART -- Ryan Fransen outdueled Austin Thorstad and Sacred Heart/MACCRAY produced their runs on just two hits as the Scarlets evened their record by collecting a 2-1 win Monday over Granite Falls. Brett Feldman reached on an error to start the bottom...
July 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Legion Baseball: NLS outlasts Willmar 3-1
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- Two runs in the first inning was enough for Tanner Thunstedt as New London-Spicer toppled Willmar 3-1 Monday at Bill Taunton Stadium. Ryan Vraa drew a walk against losing pitcher Patrick Courtney to open the game before being erased on the base path...
July 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 9, 2012
In the photo, Youth teams from New London-Spicer and Edina (white shirts) meet in a Saturday morning game on the beach court during the Spicer...
July 9, 2012 - 12:02am
July 6, 2012
RU Game: Willmar girls finish 2nd at Pacesetters tourney
The Willmar girls 5th grade basketball team finished second at the state Pacesetters tournament Sunday at the College of St. Benedict. The team...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Youth Sports: Twins Clinic off
The Minnesota Twins Youth Baseball Clinic scheduled for Friday in Willmar has been cancelled, WCER supervisor Rob Baumgarn announced Tuesday.
July 5, 2012 - 12:49am
June 30, 2012
Youth Basketball: Five area teams in state championships
Five teams from four area communities will participate in the Pacesetter Minnesota Youth Basketball State Championships for grades 5-6 on Sunday in Clemens Field House at the College of St. Benedict. The championship games in all four tournaments begin at 7:05 p.m. Sunday, and all...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
Legion Baseball: NLS wins twice at Fairfax tourney
Tribune Staff Report FAIRFAX -- The New London-Spicer Legion team won two games at the Fairfax Tournament on Saturday. NLS defeated Tri-Town 6-3 in its first game and then downed Fairfax 5-4. Fairfax toppled Tri-Town 5-3 in the triangular's first game. NLS improved to 4-2 overall,...
June 25, 2012 - 12:48am
VFW Baseball: Willmar I goes 1-2 at Watertown
Tribune Staff Report WATERTOWN, S.D.
June 25, 2012 - 12:47am