City promotes longtime Willmar officer James Felt to chief of police
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council accepted the recommendation of an interview committee and City Administrator Charlene Stevens and voted Monday night to appoint Capt. James E. Felt as police chief.
Felt fills the position vacated by the retirement last month of David Wyffels as chief.
Felt was one of two finalists interviewed last week for the position. The other candidate was David A. Kvam, commander of patrol operations with the Maplewood Police Department.
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