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Kandiyohi County, Minn., tourism could see benefits from possible expansion of Sibley State Park


WILLMAR — Word Tuesday that preliminary negotiations are under way for the potential purchase of 153 acres of land west of New London to possibly expand Sibley State Park was exciting news for the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners.

“A mighty lucky county” is how Commissioner Dennis Peterson described the benefits if the plan is completed. “It’d be a real valuable asset to Kandiyohi County.”

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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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