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'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
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Tribune Editorial: Willmar City Council makes a good Holland decision
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