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April 29, 2017
With big project on tap at Robbins Island, time to focus on water quality in Willmar's chain of lakes
WILLMAR — With plans in the works by the city of Willmar to invest nearly $900,000 to make Robbins Island Park a regional destination,...
April 29, 2017 - 6:22am
April 28, 2017
New Willmar administrator greets public
WILLMAR — The city of Willmar welcomed its new city administrator, Ike Holland, this week with a well-attended meet-and-greet Wednesday....
April 28, 2017 - 5:59am
July 19, 2016
Willmar's June building permits total more than $15M
WILLMAR—There were 116 building permits filed in Willmar for the month of June. The total value of all projects was $15,829,702. Total permit fees were $131,237. Significant building permits include the following: Independent School District No. 347, 209 Willmar Ave. S.E., construction...
July 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 22, 2016
Willmar to spray for mosquitoes tonight until 11:59 p.m.
The city of Willmar Public Works Department will be spraying for mosquitoes tonight from 8 to 11:59 p.m. In the event of inclement weather, spraying...
June 22, 2016 - 10:32am
June 10, 2016
Merger of Kandiyohi County and Willmar assessor offices to start with property data collection
WILLMAR — Staff from the Kandiyohi County assessor’s office will go house to house this summer and fall, collecting information for the county’s property assessment database. It’s a painstaking but necessary part of the process of merging the city of Willmar assessor’s...
June 10, 2016 - 11:26pm
June 8, 2016
Survey says streets, parks should be top priorities in Willmar
WILLMAR — Residents in and around Willmar feel streets and parks should be top priorities for Willmar going forward into the next several years,...
June 8, 2016 - 11:53pm
June 6, 2016
Willmar City Council approves residency restrictions for sex offenders
WILLMAR—With very little discussion the Willmar City Council approved an ordinance which restricts where registered sex offenders can live...
June 6, 2016 - 8:42pm
May 24, 2016
City of Willmar gathers input on proposed sales tax
WILLMAR — Area residents were given two opportunities Tuesday to share their thoughts on projects they would like to see funded through a potential...
May 24, 2016 - 11:31pm
May 19, 2016
City seeks public input on potential sales tax projects
WILLMAR — The public will have two opportunities May 24 to share their thoughts on projects for a potential local option sales tax in Willmar....
May 19, 2016 - 11:44pm
May 17, 2016
Willmar delays terminating contract with airport's fixed-based operator
WILLMAR — The termination of the contract between Brian Negen and the city of Willmar for fixed-base operator services at the Willmar Airport...
May 17, 2016 - 9:57pm
May 16, 2016
City of Willmar abolishes assessor’s office, Kandiyohi County to take over
WILLMAR — Starting July 5, Kandiyohi County will provide assessing services for the city of Willmar, as the Willmar City Council approved resolutions to abolish the city assessor’s office and enter into an agreement with Kandiyohi County during Monday’s city council meeting....
May 16, 2016 - 11:26pm
May 14, 2016
Editorial: Angel investment fund is a good idea
An effort to create an angel investment fund is underway in Kandiyohi County with the goal to provide critical capital to launch and/or expand county businesses. This is a worthy effort within the Kandiyohi County community. It is being coordinated by the Kandiyohi County and City...
May 14, 2016 - 10:30am
May 5, 2016
Huge crowd joins Susan Graves at Willmar Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast
WILLMAR — It was a sold out crowd for the 34th Annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast Thursday, with Susan Graves, the widow of William Graves,...
May 5, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 29, 2016
Willmar City Council agrees to create a human resources job
WILLMAR — The idea to hire a human resources director for the city of Willmar has been bounced around for several years. The concept is now...
April 29, 2016 - 11:11am
April 27, 2016
City of Willmar revises purchasing policy once again
WILLMAR — Due to confusion among some City Council members, the city of Willmar’s purchasing policy was again in front of the council’s Finance Committee, and changes have been recommended. “There is not a clear understanding of the policy regarding capital purchases and what...
April 27, 2016 - 11:19pm