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Letters: Principles to guide our lives
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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
June 14, 2010
Commentary: The year of the women in 2010?
I've written this column so many times for so many years that it makes me nervous even to begin. More than 25 years after Geraldine Ferraro crashed the glass ceiling to be nominated for vice president, we should be long past "years of the woman." When men win, we call it Tuesday. Someday,...
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
Editorial: Women heroines stand up in a case
Lindon Roy Knutson of Bemidji Thursday received a 312-month sentence plus conditional release for the remainder of his life. It was a just and deserved sentence of 26 years for his criminal sexual assault of a 73-year-old woman in November at the Crow River Lutheran Church in rural...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Women's Event early registration deadline is today
Willmar, MN - The deadline to save on registration for this year's 25th Anniversary Women's Event hosted by Ridgewater College is today. The fee for the event is $49 for those registering by the end of today. After that, the amount goes up to $60. The event will be from 3 to 7:45...
April 1, 2010 - 12:03pm
January 21, 2010
Letter: Ninety years of advocacy
Lobbying vs. advocacy... What is the difference? There is no difference and our system of government encourages it. Citizenship is more than voting. It is holding those elected, accountable. Unfortunately, when large sums of money, perks and other influences are added to it, it gets...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am