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Yanish praises city, criticizes City Council in annual address


WILLMAR — Willmar Mayor Frank Yanish offered praise for growth in local business and economic development, population and labor force in his annual State of the City address to the City Council Monday night.

But Yanish criticized some City Council members and local critics, which he did not identify, and the West Central Tribune who Yanish said have discouraged council discussion, particularly those with alternative options.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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