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The Willmar City Council listens to a presentation Monday night. Tribune photo by Gary Miller.

Funding for leadership, integration programs cut by Willmar City Council


WILLMAR — Attempts to restore funding requests for leadership and integration programs in Mayor Frank Yanish’s 2013 city budget failed to gain support from a majority of Willmar City Council members.

During discussion Monday night to finalize the mayor’s $31.7 million budget, Doug Reese, Denis Anderson and Bruce DeBlieck tried to persuade the other five council members to restore $1,000 for the Leadership Perspectives program.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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