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MORNING UPDATE: Ward 4 candidates layout goals, Saturday mail deliver cut to be announced

Morning Update for Feb. 6:

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Postal Service to cut Saturday mail to trim costs

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Postal Service will stop delivering mail on Saturdays but continue to deliver packages six days a week under a plan aimed at saving about $2 billion, the financially struggling agency says.

 Additional felonies for Cokato man in fatal crash that killed 3 people

WILLMAR — Prosecutors have filed three more felony charges of criminal vehicular operation against the 22-year-old Cokato man already facing multiple criminal counts for the triple fatal motor vehicle crash Aug. 17 east of Willmar.

Willmar's Ward 4 city council candidates lay out goals

 Jay Lawton says a strong point that he would bring to the Willmar City Council is being a bit tenacious and not backing down from controversy.

Audrey Nelsen says a strong point that she would bring to the City Council is a financial background and working with different budgets.

Willmar, Minn., YMCA campaign receives major cash gift from Duininck Companies

WILLMAR — A major gift by Prinsco, Duininck Concrete and Duininck Inc. of Duininck Companies LLC has brought a capital campaign for the Kandiyohi County Area Family YMCA to over the halfway mark.

Kelly Boldan

Kelly Boldan has been the editor of the West Central Tribune of Willmar, since joining the newspaper in October 2001. He has previously worked as the editor at the Bemidji Pioneer, also part of Forum Communications Co., and other daily newspapers, online Web sites, and weekly agriculture newspapers in Wisconsin, Texas and Minnesota. You can follow via Twitter at @KellyBoldanWCT or read about the Tribune's newsroom blog at: or the Tribune's blog at:

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