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Dorothy M. Peterson
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Roger K. Straight
Virginia L. Anderson
Ronald J. Fernholz
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Bruce & Deb Johnson
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October 30, 2010
Committee recommends City Council declare old airport terminal unsafe
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council's Community Development Committee is recommending the council declare the old airport terminal building unsafe. The committee will also recommend the council request that the Federal Aviation Administration immediately release the terminal property...
October 30, 2010 - 12:00am
Terminal work under way
WILLMAR -- Warranty repairs to stop water leakage are under way at the Willmar Municipal Airport terminal. The estimated $85,000 to $90,000...
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 6, 2010
Aviation Day held at Willmar Municipal Airport
The Willmar Chapter 1172 of the Experimental Aviation Association hosts the Willmar Regional Aviation Day on Sunday September 5, 2010 at the...
September 6, 2010 - 5:40pm
September 4, 2010
Aviation Day hopes to spark young people's interest in flying
Local pilots hope a family event on Sunday at the Willmar Municipal Airport will create in young people the same interest in flying that John...
September 4, 2010 - 9:00am
Aviation Day is Sunday
Willmar Chapter 1172 of the Experimental Aviation Association will host Willmar Regional Aviation Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Willmar Airport. The airport is located two miles west of Willmar on state Highway 40. Events will be held in the TerWisscha hangar. The public...
September 4, 2010 - 9:00am
May 19, 2010
No cost to city for new airport terminal windows
WILLMAR -- Leaking windows will be replaced and other improvements at the nearly four-year-old airport terminal will be made at no cost to the city under a memorandum of understanding approved by the Willmar City Council Monday night. The memorandum spells out the responsibilities...
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
City Council committee backing the sale of former airport land for industrial park development project
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council on Monday will consider a committee's recommendation to sell 140 acres of former airport land that would not be needed for industrial park redevelopment during the next 20 to 25 years. The city has been working on redeveloping the old airport into...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
City Council approves repayment agreement to MnDOT division for land at the old airport
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has approved an airport land cost repayment agreement with the Minnesota Department of Transportation Office of Aeronautics. The agreement lets the city use proceeds from the sale of old airport land for projects at the new airport, rather than...
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
Workers to begin installing new MSP airport highway signs tonight
MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL -- The days of driving to the Minneapolis-St.
April 5, 2010 - 10:05am
March 22, 2010
Willmar submits environmental review to secure airport land release from FAA
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar has completed and submitted an environmental assessment review that officials hope will lead the Federal Aviation Administration to release its authority over the old airport and let the city redevelop it into an industrial park. The land release formally...
March 22, 2010 - 12:00am
December 30, 2009
Council hopes reduced hangar rates bring pilots back to Willmar
WILLMAR -- Hangar rental rates will be going down Jan. 1 at the Willmar Municipal Airport under action taken by the Willmar City Council. Council...
December 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2009
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
December 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 28, 2009
Letter: Preserving the old hangar
As a member of the Central Minnesota Veterans Historical Council, I have been actively involved in the discussions regarding the use of the John L. Rice Hangar as a potential site for a military museum.
December 28, 2009 - 12:00am
December 14, 2009
Terminal is prime spot for military museum, group says
WILLMAR -- A group called the Central Minnesota Veterans Historical Council believes the 68-year-old terminal at the former city airport would be a good location for a military museum, a Veterans Council member says. "They are just looking at using a facility somewhere in Willmar...
December 14, 2009 - 12:00am
City of Willmar continues working on land release process for former municipal airport
WILLMAR -- Willmar city officials are working on an environmental assessment review they hope will eventually lead to the Federal Aviation Administration's...
December 14, 2009 - 12:00am