Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Girl who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota identified
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Caregiving documentary to be shown Wednesday in Willmar
Is mom being over-medicated in a nursing home?
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
Speedy Vikings draft pick comes with baggage.
Softball: NOlivia strikes again for NLS
Twins send Royals to eighth straight loss
Baseball: Bangen gem leads Willmar to win
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Marion LaVerne Haug
Marie Ann Linn
Luverne A. "Pete" Peterson
Harriet "Leona" Madison
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
December 3, 2015
Willmar church's biannual Christmas open house offers a time for reflection
Every other year since 1959, Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar has been the site of a broad festival that offers the community an opportunity...
December 3, 2015 - 6:00am
December 2, 2015
VIDEO: Gifts made in Kandiyohi
Sales and works coordinator Amy Kalkbrenner points out soybean-based candles Wednesday at the Kandiyohi Candle Company in Kandiyohi. The candles,...
December 2, 2015 - 11:49pm
December 1, 2015
Cyber Monday sales top $3 billion as discounts spur purchases
Shopping through mobile devices soared on Cyber Monday, accounting for more than a quarter of the $3 billion in sales, but many online retailers struggled to get visitors using smartphones and tablets to shop as much as those using desktops. Bigger-than-expected discounts and strong...
December 1, 2015 - 11:06pm
USPS’s Sunday package service starts Dec. 6
WILLMAR — The United States Postal Service said Tuesday it will deliver packages seven days a week in Willmar and other cities starting the week of Dec. 6 through Christmas Day. Other cities also receiving the service are St. Cloud/Waite Park, Sartell, Sauk Rapids, Alexandria and...
December 1, 2015 - 10:11pm
November 29, 2015
VIDEO: A reindeer ride through Belgrade
Area children were given the chance Saturday to take a reindeer ride down Washburn Avenue in Belgrade. “Santa wanted to make sure the reindeer...
November 29, 2015 - 11:44pm
Consumers shop locally on Small Business Saturday
Deb Mickels completes a transaction for Brenda Pritchard of Big Lake, who bought flowers for making wreaths, at Three Sisters Furnishings, north...
November 29, 2015 - 11:24pm
November 27, 2015
Pre-Black Friday shopping
Rose Snavely, from left, and Rhonda Garcia, both of Atwater, and Danita Baker of Belgrade check out b.o.c. boots more than half-off at $59.97...
November 27, 2015 - 12:05am
November 24, 2015
Gas prices dip ahead of holiday travel
WILLMAR — Travelers will find welcome relief at the gas pumps as prices have been dropping over the past week just in time for the Thanksgiving...
November 24, 2015 - 10:05pm
November 23, 2015
Kandiyohi County creates no-parking zone to manage traffic by light display
WILLMAR — Citing heavy traffic and safety concerns, Kandiyohi County has decided to create a temporary no-parking zone at the rural intersection near a local family’s huge holiday light display. The request came from Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog and was formally approved...
November 23, 2015 - 11:41pm
Shriners challenge area bell ringers
Andrea Otto warms up The Salvation Army kettle with a donation Monday to the ringing of Wal-mart Store manager Kimberly Lippert, Willmar Area...
November 23, 2015 - 11:32pm
Museum expands hours for tree viewing
Theresa Berghius, left, a resident at Bethesda Pleasant View Memory Care Neighborhood, and Kendra Jo Krebsbach, the neighborhood’s nurse, decorate...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
November 12, 2015
New London to kickoff the holiday shopping season with some Victorian Era flair
NEW LONDON — Shoppers and shopkeepers in New London will step back in time Saturday as the town takes a page out of “A Christmas Carol”...
November 12, 2015 - 11:00pm
December 29, 2014
Warm the Children campaign falls short of $37,000-goal
WILLMAR — The new year is upon us and contributions for the 2014 Warm the Children campaign are at just 76 percent of goal. Goal of this year’s drive is $37,000. Last year, the Warm the Children campaign helped to clothe 516 children from more than 200 families from throughout...
December 29, 2014 - 8:18pm
December 26, 2014
Deal-seekers stock up during post-Christmas sales
WILLMAR — Stores in Willmar were busy as usual the day after Christmas with people browsing clearance merchandise and returning gifts. Many...
December 26, 2014 - 8:06pm
December 25, 2014
A 30-year-old Grove City tradition
Jean Hanson checks the temperature of the roasted turkey (“176 degrees”) prior to carving it at the 30th annual Grove City Community Christmas Dinner, held at Trinity Lutheran Church. Pastor Patrick Ziems said invitations were sent to every household in the Grove City area with...
December 25, 2014 - 11:48pm