Weather Forecast

Willmar Fire Department employee Terrah Biegert, left, and Fire Chief Marv Clavin are pictured Friday with the new exercise equipment donated to the fire department by a Chanhassen businessman who grew up in Willmar. Tribune photo by Bill Zimmer

Willmar native donates exercise equipment to fire dept.

Email News Alerts

WILLMAR -- The Willmar Fire Department now has exercise equipment that firefighters can use to maintain their fitness level.

The department received a commercial-grade treadmill and step machine on Monday, according to Fire Chief Marv Calvin. The donation was made by Willmar native Peter Taunton, who now lives in Chanhassen. Taunton operates the Snap Fitness chain of fitness clubs.


Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.