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Crews begin assembling a portion of one of the city's two wind turbines Monday near Willmar Senior High School. The 265-foot towers will provide 3 percent of the city's energy needs. Tribune photos by Gary Miller

Construction officially begins on MUC's two wind turbines

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Construction is underway on the first of Willmar Municipal Utilities' two wind turbines. One of the four sections for the 265-foot tower arrived by semi trailer on Saturday. The remaining three sections arrived by semi trailers on Monday.


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