City disputes census estimate
WILLMAR -- Willmar city officials contend a forthcoming estimate of the city's population falls short by at least 700 people.
The newest set of figures from the Minnesota State Demographical Center won't be publicly released until July.
But city officials have already seen the estimate and they're disputing it.
"We are challenging it," said Bruce Peterson, the city's community development director.
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