Willmar notebook: Schools making switch to turf
Small colleges did it, some high schools did it, towns big and small do it, Alexandria is doing it, maybe Brainerd, too, and Hutchinson is on the way.
Turf fields may not be cheap but they continue to catch on. At least 30 Minnesota high schools have synthetic turf, most recently Sauk Centre and Rockford, both Class AA-sized programs.
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