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May 21, 2013
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
May 21, 2013 - 7:12pm
Steve Ahmann, pictured in this undated photo, failed in two attempts to persuade the council to act on his recommendations. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
May 21, 2013 - 7:08pm
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
May 21, 2013 - 7:02pm
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
May 21, 2013 - 7:02pm
“When I was staying at the shelter, I made the decision that someday I was going to be a director of a shelter,” Connie Schmoll told the Tribune in an interview. She has led the local shelter for more than a decade but will step down at month’s end. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
May 21, 2013 - 6:57pm
May 20, 2013
Report: Input costs on the rise for crop farmers
May 20, 2013 - 4:02pm
Growing demand prompts plans for addition to Rice Therapy Suites in Willmar, Minn.
May 20, 2013 - 4:02pm
The new location at 1408 Willmar Ave. SE, in between the former Old Home Bakery Store and Independence Place.
Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Willmar, Minn., business prepares for groundbreaking on major building project
May 20, 2013 - 3:57pm
May 19, 2013
Demolition completed as part of Kanidyohi County, Minn., building renovation
May 19, 2013 - 6:27pm
May 16, 2013
General Manager Todd Mattison said Willmar Overhead Door simply outgrew its current building on Highway 40 in Willmar and will move this weekend to the former Swenson Motors building on U.S. Highway 12 East. Willmar Overhead door will be open for business Monday from the new location. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar, Minn., overhead door company ready for move
May 16, 2013 - 5:42pm
Committee recommends City Council enact taproom license
May 16, 2013 - 5:07pm
May 15, 2013
Gas prices skyrocketed past $4 a gallon Thursday in Willmar and are now 59 cents higher than the national average. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar, Minn., gas prices spike 35 cents in just hours
May 15, 2013 - 5:07pm
May 14, 2013
The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday to award bids totaling $564,204.14 to remodel this building in downtown Granite Falls. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Yellow Medicine County, Minn., awards bids for remodeling office building
May 14, 2013 - 5:27pm
May 13, 2013
Tom Amberg, who now owns the Lakeland Hotel in downtown Willmar, plans to do some exterior work to the building. His plans include pressure-washing and sanding and repainting the metal balcony railings. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Work begins on repair, redevelopment of former Lakeland Hotel in Willmar, Minn.
May 13, 2013 - 2:37pm
May 12, 2013
Willmar, Minn., City Council member seeks action plan if companies close
May 12, 2013 - 5:17pm