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United Way of West Central Minn. has record amount of funding requests


WILLMAR -- When community review panels for the United Way of West Central Minnesota sit down later this month to evaluate funding applications, they'll be working with a record number of requests.

The agency has received 57 applications totaling $764,415 for its 2012-13 funding cycle.

That's an all-time high, said Renee Nolting, executive director. "The need is greater than ever," she said.

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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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