Skip to main content
West Central Tribune
Opening eyes to danger on the road
Park Rapids woman serves up second helping of food stories with memoir
Celebrate 'National Wine Day' with themed cookies
Joyride service begins fourth season
On the rotorwings of angels: Reporter takes flight with Life Link III
Prep Softball: Gjerde does Saints' heavy lifting
Local Roundup: Area tennis players advance to 6A semifinals
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
David J. Peterson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Commentary: The genius of Roger Ailes
Letter: Give families options for early childhood education
March 1, 2017
Letter: America still needs friends
Make America great again. With the emphasis on "again". Sounds good to a lot of folks. The problem is, America has been great from day one....
March 1, 2017 - 12:14pm
February 20, 2017
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
U.S. Constitution writers utilized a number of sources in drafting what finally became United States governing principles. Native American ethics...
February 20, 2017 - 1:21am
February 18, 2017
Letter: A hero on an icy lake
On Sunday afternoon I was driving on Long Lake to go fishing when my car broke through the ice. The right front wheel went first and was quickly...
February 18, 2017 - 12:00am
February 17, 2017
Letter: A celebration of community
You truly missed out on two great community events in Willmar if you weren't in attendance at the Willmar Community Center last Sunday. Violinist/musician...
February 17, 2017 - 10:39pm
Letter: Big problems in Trump presidency
While some voters as well as some Republicans try to ignore or disregard the Trump Russia issue, it's back in our faces after the resignation...
February 17, 2017 - 8:34pm
February 14, 2017
Letter: With gender, it's now 'anything goes'
Just finished going through the January issue of National Geographic, devoted to the exploration of gender. Some people are now telling us...
February 14, 2017 - 2:43pm
February 11, 2017
Letter: Vote out the do-nothing politicians
The people vote them in so we should be able to vote them out. The people of Minnesota should recall Gov. Dayton and Republican House Speaker...
February 11, 2017 - 1:04pm
Letter: No justification for Muslim ban
According to Eric P. Schwartz, dean of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and former assistant secretary...
February 11, 2017 - 10:19am
Letter: Confederate flag is for losers
I was disturbed to read in the paper about the person who was flying a Confederate flag in Willmar, while driving a truck, in an apparent effort...
February 11, 2017 - 9:13am
February 10, 2017
Letter: U.S. history vs. Christian values
I read Ruben Navarrette's piece in the Feb. 6 West Central Tribune. He expresses his frustration over people calling Trump's policy on immigration...
February 10, 2017 - 1:10pm
February 8, 2017
Letter: Don't take away local control
February 8, 2017 - 11:07pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Join us in peaceful protest
Enough is enough. As a community, now is the time to come together and decide how we will stand up to discriminatory policies against Muslims...
January 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
Letter: Sticking together to save MACCRAY
There is a rumor that Raymond and Maynard are pulling away from each other regarding the "no" vote. This is not true. We are a team sticking...
January 31, 2017 - 10:16pm
Letter: All the bullies of the world
Fred Cogelow's characterization of Donald Trump in his Jan. 18 letter could also be applied to Vladimir Putin and other bullies of the world....
January 31, 2017 - 10:15pm
Letter: Poor choice for EDC board
Former Willmar mayor Lester Heitke did nothing to make Willmar a better place. Quite the opposite. Now Mayor Marv Calvin invited him back...
January 31, 2017 - 10:13pm