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Records summary for May 23 and 24
Nature Conservancy to plant 100,000 pines in cool spots in northern Minnesota to withstand climate change
Final Minnesota legislative bills may be passed in middle of the night
Destination Playground build continues
Grove City man charged with sexual assault of girl
Prep Softball: Becker's late run sinks Willmar
Prep Baseball: Falcons close with a gem
Prep Baseball: Cards dazzle in win over Rocori
Local Roundup: Willmar tennis duo take sub-section title
Prep Baseball: BOLD firepower on display
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
'Scandal' will end next year, ABC president confirms
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Vinyls unveiled for traffic signal boxes in Willmar
Alpha G. Finden
Lisa Rierson Axelson
Marilyn Ruth Rusthoven
Dr. Richard Clausen
Harrop: 'Bro Culture' companies may do poorly by being bad
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Midwest Opinion: Local youth sports can help fight drug abuse
Letter: Getting even after the fact
Letter: Welcome the new splash pad
August 20, 2015
City: Revised WRAC rules protect freedom of speech
WILLMAR — Revised rules and procedures governing Willmar Regional Access Channels actually protect First Amendment free speech rights rather than violate those rights, the City Council was told this week. “If a program is submitted, we have to air it,’’ said Rudy Vigil, WRAC...
August 20, 2015 - 11:29pm
August 6, 2015
City of Willmar suspends producers from city-run cable TV
WILLMAR — The city, citing rules’ violations, has suspended Bob Skor and Jason Dougherty of Willmar from producing their TV commentaries using city-owned cable TV equipment, studio facilities or airtime. The primary issue with episodes of Skor’s Kandi Wrapper, which began earlier...
August 6, 2015 - 11:58pm
May 14, 2015
Attorney's opinion backs city decision to pull 'Kandi Rapper' episode from WRAC
WILLMAR -- An attorney’s opinion upholds the city’s decision to pull the 13th episode of “Kandi Rapper,’’ a weekly opinion program by Willmar resident Bob Skor shown on Willmar Regional Access Channels, the city-owned cable TV programming operation. Cable franchise...
May 14, 2015 - 2:11pm
May 7, 2015
Willmar Regional Access Channels pulls 13th episode of ‘Kandi Rapper’ due to complaint
WILLMAR — A written complaint about threats and harassment led Willmar city officials to pull last week’s episode of a local man’s weekly...
May 7, 2015 - 11:46pm
January 29, 2015
Mayor enforces three-minute time limit for public comment
WILLMAR — Mayor Marv Calvin said comments by a Willmar man during the open forum at last week’s City Council meeting made a “bit of a mockery’’ of the council. The first person to speak during the open forum this year was frequent contributor Bob Skor. As Skor walked to...
January 29, 2015 - 11:14pm
October 30, 2014
Letter: Skor has vested interest
After listening to Willmar mayoral candidate forums, I’m responding to two candidates’ arrogance. Zach Liebl, prideful, proclaims he was good at his Army job. If he enjoyed it so much, why didn’t Liebl stay there? Marv Calvin brags about his accomplishments as our former...
October 30, 2014 - 12:00pm
October 24, 2014
Letter: What is a ‘proper’ Willmarite, Mr. Skor?
What is a ‘proper’ Willmarite, Mr. Skor? After reading with great interest the profiles of the three mayoral candidates for Willmar, I feel I have a pretty solid understanding of the positions, ideas, and goals each candidate has for the city of Willmar. However, I do have...
October 24, 2014 - 5:45am
September 3, 2014
Skor questions city council
WILLMAR — The purpose of the Willmar City Council’s open forum came into sharp focus when local resident Bob Skor attempted to have city staff answer his question regarding rehab work underway at the City Auditorium. Skor has been attending council meetings and has been asking...
September 3, 2014 - 11:24pm
February 24, 2014
Letter: Still noisy in the quiet zone
Opinion Letters, I don’t understand why the “quiet zone” on 16th Street and Trott Avenue Southwest can’t be quiet. It’s been at least six months since the railroad crossing has been done and the trains still blow their horns on that crossing. I have seen the Quiet Zone...
February 24, 2014 - 4:00am
October 11, 2013
Letter: Strange doings in Willmar
Being I do not get the Willmar “scandal sheet,” I sometimes go online to catch up on the current issues and views in Willmar. I like to watch the City Council meetings and compare notes with how the West Central Tribune interpreted the agenda of the meeting. First of all, I...
October 11, 2013 - 4:00am