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The building known as the “Barn Shed” in downtown Willmar has been used to store props and a workshop for the Barn Theatre. An agreement is in place to purchase and rehabilitate the building for development of local food-based businesses. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)

Papers signed for purchase, rehab of ‘Barn Shed’ building in downtown Willmar


WILLMAR — Documents were signed this week to finalize a partnership enabling the development of local food-focused businesses at a site in downtown Willmar.

The agreement between the Willmar Design Center and the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota will allow for the purchase and rehabilitation of the building known as the Barn Shed, located at 313 Fourth St. S.W.

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Anne Polta

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