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May 21, 2020
Bored with staying home because of COVID-19, Mitchell and Lonette Dubois drove from their home in Shakopee to the Starlite Drive-In Friday in Litchfield. They didn't care what was showing. They were just looking for something fun to do. Carolyn Lange / West Central Tribuneplay button
A nite at the Starlite
May 21, 2020 - 10:00am
February 6, 2020
MediaNews Group purchases Minnesota newspaper group
February 6, 2020 - 8:00am
January 3, 2020
Martinez Damian
Litchfield man sentenced to 17 years for injuring infant son, causing severe brain damage
January 3, 2020 - 7:00am
December 14, 2019
Rep. Collin Peterson, left, speaks with Carl Olson, a dairy farmer from Meyer, Saturday during the annual meeting of the First District Association in Litchfield.  Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service
Barring new information, Peterson will not vote for impeachment
December 14, 2019 - 4:33pm
Bobcat announces $26M expansion for Litchfield, Minn., facility
November 14, 2019 - 2:00pm
October 19, 2019
Armored combat fighters from Minnesota, Texas, Kansas City and Chicago will be coming to the Meeker County Fairgrounds in Litchfield on Oct. 26 for the first-ever War in the North medieval combat event. 

Photo courtesy of Kellen Hesseltine / West Central Tribune
A clash of swords and axes: Armed fighting competition coming to south-central Minnesota
October 19, 2019 - 12:51pm
August 29, 2018
Central Minnesota woman charged with assaults for smashing into ex-boyfriend's vehicle
August 29, 2018 - 9:16pm
May 4, 2018
Meeker County uncovers sophisticated marijuana grow operation
May 4, 2018 - 9:42am
February 12, 2018
Shawn Medley's 2010 silver Hyundai Elantra was located in Litchfield in the early morning hours of Feb. 10. Its owner had been reported missing Feb. 7 in Wright County.
Authorities investigating 40-year-old missing man's death
February 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
December 29, 2017
Minnesota county takes on public lands debate over farm sale
December 29, 2017 - 6:46pm
November 21, 2017
Desirae Margaret Nelson
Meeker County booking mug
Woman charged for ramming ex's truck with children inside
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
October 6, 2017
Industrial accident kills maintenance worker in central Minn.
October 6, 2017 - 2:42pm
July 31, 2017
Thomas Jon Cunningham
Minnesota father pleads guilty to gun, drug charges after his son shot his daughter in murder-suicide
July 31, 2017 - 9:18pm
February 27, 2017
This file photo shows a Meeker County Sherrif's Office patrol car and yellow tape mark the homesite where two bodies were found on Feb. 29, 2016. Rand Middleton / Forum News Service
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
December 22, 2016
Megan Licklider Twernbold is pictured with her husband, John Twernbold. Megan Twernbold suffered from depression and died at her home on Nov. 26. (Submitted)
Minn. family that lost 2 to suicide hopes their story can help stop stigma of depression
December 22, 2016 - 9:26am