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Commentary: Let Willmar and county be the place for growth


By Steve Renquist

The word “progress” signifies movement. To a city, a county and a region, the word progress often is thought of as forward movement but the motion may be backwards as well. Cities, an.d the extended community they comprise, are given an opportunity to, by their actions, make a statement regarding who and what they are.

We have a two-fold opportunity before us with the Jennie-O Turkey Store project.

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