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EDC debates goals, priorities for economic development


WILLMAR -- Is the addition of more jobs the best strategy for Kandiyohi County to promote economic growth?

Should there be more emphasis on creating jobs that pay well? What about targeting the types of industries that promote the most local spending?

These and other questions were wrestled with Monday by staff and volunteers of the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission at a half-day planning session.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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