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June 5: With tie-breaker vote, Willmar, Minn., council OKs tax abatement for Lakeland Hotel redevelopment


WILLMAR -- After more than 90 minutes of debate, the Willmar City Council deadlocked Monday night on whether to grant a 15-year tax abatement for the redevelopment of the historic Lakeland Hotel building -- a tie that was finally broken when Mayor Frank Yanish voted in favor of the measure.

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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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