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Editorial: MCROC opening is a vital addition, MinnWest Tech gets a great partner


"Folks, this is a big deal."

-- U of M Regent Dean Johnson

The official opening of the University of Minnesota's new Mid-Central Research and Outreach Center on the MinnWest Technology Campus is a significant development for Willmar and west central Minnesota.

As University of Minnesota Regent Dean Johnson said Tuesday, "Folks, this is a big deal."

"This is truly just the beginning," said U of M President Eric Kaler said.

How right they are!

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