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Willmar veterans home included in House bonding bill


WILLMAR - Funding for a veterans mental health nursing home in Willmar is included in a $200 million House supplemental bonding bill.

The bill was introduced last night, is expected to pass through committees this week and get final approval in the House on Monday, according to Rep. Al Juhnke, DFL-Willmar.

The bill includes $5 million in state bonding for the $21 million project. Federal and local funds would also be needed.

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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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