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The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners has approved a plan to revamp the Business 71 and 23rd Street Northeast intersection in Willmar. The intersection, pictured above, has been the site of multiple accidents, including a fatal last month. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Intersection proposal endorsed


WILLMAR -- A plan to revamp an intersection that has a high accident history, including a fatality last month, was endorsed Tuesday on a 4-1 vote by the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners.

The design is a combination of two plans prepared by a consultant hired by the county, the city of Willmar and the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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