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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
CAPITOL CHATTER: Minnesota Capitol not alone in renovation work
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Sept. 22
Blizzard hockey: Freeze edge Alex in the final period
Football: Morris remains unbeaten against Minnewaska
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
Football: Christenson runs wild in win at Willmar
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 24
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Morken: The final tune-ups before the season
Kathleen L. Haining
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
Sallie A. DeBoer
"Monty" Francis Hevern
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 18, 2016
WCA boys golf replacing top performers
The West Central Area boys golf team must replace four veteran seniors from last season's Quad County Conference runner-up squad this spring with two junior golfers returning with the most varsity experience. Returning letterwinners Jackson Merrick and James Wiese will anchor this...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Knights youth wrestling shines in Rochester
Fourteen participants ranging from 5 to 13 years of age from the West Central Area Knights youth wrestling team competed in the Minnesota USA...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
6A-South girls basketball: Warriors' balance proves difference versus Knights
The West Central Area girls basketball team ended its playoff run in the Section 6A-South championship in a 61-42 defeat to top-seeded Wheaton-Herman-Norcross...
March 9, 2016 - 9:51am
March 7, 2016
6A girls basketball: VanKempen posts 21-21 double-double to push Knights into semis
The West Central Area girls basketball team got another dominant performance by senior forward Abby VanKempen to advance to the Section 6A semifinals with a 58-51 victory over Ortonville in the quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon at the University of Minnesota-Morris. VanKempen led...
March 7, 2016 - 10:01am
March 4, 2016
6A-South girls basketball: Knights prevail over Panthers
The West Central Area girls basketball team advanced to the Section 6A-South semifinals with a 54-40 quarterfinal victory over Parkers Prairie at home on Thursday night in Barrett. The second-seeded Knights (15-10) move on to face the six-seed Ortonville (16-10) on Saturday afternoon...
March 4, 2016 - 12:17pm
February 27, 2016
Class A State wrestling: Two Knights reach podium, Prairie Valley's McKeown medals at third
Three local Class A wrestlers finished on the podium as medalists with top-five finishes in the individual state wrestling tournament along with...
February 27, 2016 - 9:26pm
February 26, 2016
Class A State wrestling: Knights' Miller notches pin before falling to defending champ (UPDATED)
West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville senior 220-pounder Buzz Miller joined junior Jake Nohre in the Class A individual state wrestling...
February 26, 2016 - 4:23pm
Daily double-double: WCA's Van Kempen scores her 1,000th point, grabs 1,000th rebound
West Central Area's Abby Van Kempen has pretty simple reasoning for why she's been able to grab so many rebounds over the course of her career....
February 26, 2016 - 8:40am
February 25, 2016
State wrestling: Knights go 1-2, show the growth of their program in St. Paul
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team won a match in the Class A state tournament for the second-consecutive season with...
February 25, 2016 - 7:14pm
February 23, 2016
Girls basketball: Knights put a scare into state-ranked Tigers
The West Central Area girls basketball team almost dropped Browerville-Eagle Valley out of a first place tie with Osakis for the Prairie Conference...
February 23, 2016 - 11:59pm
Wrestling: Panthers' McKeown, six Knights secure spots at state
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished off its dominating run through the 6A tournament by sending six more wrestlers...
February 23, 2016 - 9:43am
February 20, 2016
Boys basketball: Knights dominate Prairie's second-place LPGE
The West Central Area boys basketball team got its 15th win of the season on Friday night as the Knights made easy work of Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in a 64-38 game. West Central Area lost 52-39 in Long Prairie earlier this year but returned the favor in the rematch. The Knights led...
February 20, 2016 - 9:46am
February 17, 2016
Boys basketball: WCA falls in OT to Swanville
The Swanville boys basketball team persevered over West Central Area as the Bulldogs outscored the Knights 13-6 in overtime to win 57-50 in Prairie-Conference play. Swanville's 6-foot-10 center Bennett Primus scored 16 points and grabbed 13 rebounds. He was one of four Swanville players...
February 17, 2016 - 12:08pm
February 16, 2016
Class A State wrestling: Knights unseeded, to face Minneota in quarterfinals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team will face the second-seed Minneota in the opening match of the 2016 Class A State Team Wrestling Tournament on Thursday, Feb. 25 at 9 a.m. at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The Knights enter the state tournament unseeded...
February 16, 2016 - 10:53am
February 13, 2016
Wrestling: Knights going back to state
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team is heading to the Class A state tournament for the second straight season after dominating Barnesville 63-16 in the 6A semifinals and beating Staples-Motley 42-27 in the finals. The top-seeded Knights did exactly what they...
February 13, 2016 - 9:41am