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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
State Fair doughnut fry leads to political fray
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Ruth O. Jones
John E. Vold
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
Dave & Vivian Swanson
September 12, 2013
In United States, women are outrunning men in regaining jobs since the recession
WASHINGTON — The slowly recovering U.S. job market has helped women rebound faster than men: They’ve now regained all the jobs they lost...
September 12, 2013 - 11:55pm
May 25, 2013
Video: All-female honor guard salutes WWII WAAC veteran from New London
NEW LONDON -- The seven young women sat straight-backed in the chairs at the retirement home in New London. Wearing immaculately pressed Air...
May 25, 2013 - 6:00am
Slowing the Racing Mind blog: Should we sell pregnancy tests in bars?
July 25, 2012 - 8:47am
February 20, 2012
Not aLone Mom blog: Motherhood has its comedic moments
February 20, 2012 - 8:38am
October 17, 2011
October 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 16, 2011
Women's Expo held on Saturday
The annual Women's Expo is held at Kennedy School in Willmar on Saturday October 15, 2011.
October 16, 2011 - 5:13pm
October 15, 2011
Ready for Women's Expo today
WILLMAR -- The West Central Tribune's 11th annual Women's Expo is today. Women's Expo features exhibits, seminars and entertainment. There are...
October 15, 2011 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
World Cup: Wambach lead USA to final with 3-1 win over France
Update 1 p.m.: MOENCHENGLADBACH, Germany (AP) -- The United States is in the World Cup final for the first time since it last won the title...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2011
Commentary: Endangered women
Yes, Lara Logan was sexually assaulted and badly beaten. Yes, that is a terrible thing. She is, however, reported to be in "remarkably good spirits." Indeed. She is alive, not beheaded, not held hostage, not any number of terrible things. Being raped is bad, but it isn't the worst...
February 19, 2011 - 6:00am
November 8, 2010
Commentary: 'I?am women, hear me roar'
NEW YORK -- Helen Reddy's iconic "I am woman, hear me roar" is more likely to cause a cringe than goose bumps these days -- more a comical anthem to bra-burning histrionics than the soundtrack to a serious movement aimed at greater equality. But when those same sentiments are voiced...
November 8, 2010 - 12:00am
October 10, 2010
Women's Expo 2010 held at Kennedy School
Highlights from the 10th annual Women's Expo event sponsored by the West Central Tribune held on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Kennedy School...
October 10, 2010 - 6:33pm
September 14, 2010
Women's Fund looks to improve life for women, girls across area
WILLMAR -- When organizers with the Women's Fund of the Willmar Area Community Foundation were looking at how to allot grant money this past year, one program that caught their attention was Kitchen Kamp, an initiative by the Heartland Community Action Agency to help teenaged mothers...
September 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 29, 2010
Commentary: Gulf women become riders on the storm
WASHINGTON -- When people think of New Orleans, most think of jazz, hurricane cocktails, Katrina -- and now the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. But there's another stormy concoction barreling toward the nation's capital -- in the nicest possible way. They call themselves "Women...
July 29, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Women's equality remains behind the curve
WILLMAR -- Minnesota women are moving forward in pay equality but progress is achingly slow, a new report issued by the Women's Foundation of Minnesota has found. Lee Roper-Batker, the foundation's president and chief executive, thinks the state might actually be moving backward...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am