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July 24, 2016
Willmar Police Department Officer Pete Dobransky is shown in this June file photo while he patrols. Single-officer patrols are typical for the department in an effort to spread enforcement to as many areas of the city as possible. (Rand Middleton / Tribune file)
Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
July 24, 2016 - 10:39pm
July 5, 2016
New city of Willmar position would focus on permits, stormwater compliance
July 5, 2016 - 12:15am
June 21, 2016
Feds allege Jennie-O discriminated against women at Willmar site
June 21, 2016 - 5:50pm
May 22, 2016
Comparable worth study gets underway for Kandiyohi County’s employees
May 22, 2016 - 11:32pm
April 5, 2016
WCI adds Runke as employment specialist
April 5, 2016 - 5:33am
February 22, 2016
A set of hard hats is lined up Friday as officials at the 1-million-square-foot Amazon.com Shakopee fulfillment center lead a tour. (PIONEER PRESS)
Gigantic Amazon shipment center and 1,000 jobs come to Minnesota
February 22, 2016 - 8:45am
September 16, 2015
Joe Barbknecht, left, a Ridgewater College Farm Operations Management student from Waseca, and Joe Rigotti, a welding student from Rochester, check out literature at the Centra Sota table at the West Central Minnesota Job Fair Wednesday at Willmar Conference Center. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
58 firms look for workers
September 16, 2015 - 11:30pm
September 15, 2015
A help-wanted sign is posted on a Willmar lawn Monday. Willmar has open positions for welders and industrial painters, says Mary Warszynski, of Employment Plus in Willmar. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar-area labor shortage means jobs are plentiful
September 15, 2015 - 12:00am
July 29, 2015
United Taconite to idle, 420 jobs impacted
July 29, 2015 - 11:10pm
June 4, 2015
DEED awards $40K grant to Ridgewater for Custom Roto Mold training
June 4, 2015 - 7:04pm
June 3, 2015
Consultant: Good jobs await in manufacturing
June 3, 2015 - 11:40pm
June 2, 2015
Minnesota is continuing to add jobs as it puts the recession behind, and Southwest Minnesota is no different. Graduates can pursue a wide range of career opportunities in the region they call home. Transportation and agriculture are important parts of the region’s economy, but some of the highest job demand comes from the health care and manufacturing sectors.   (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Area job opportunities increase
June 2, 2015 - 12:02am
April 17, 2015
Minnesota adds 7,800 jobs in March
April 17, 2015 - 8:00am
April 16, 2015
Bobbi Jo Funke, a licensed practical nurse, takes Grace Bartz’s blood pressure April 9 at St. Isidore Health Center of Greenwood Prairie in Plainview. (MPR NEWS/Alex Kolyer)
Mayo Clinic hiring means nursing shortage for other facilities
April 16, 2015 - 6:00am
March 24, 2015
Stacey Arneson, left, and Becky Graf of Miller Manufacturing in Glencoe set up the company table Tuesday at the West Central Minnesota Area Business Expo Job Fair at the Willmar Conference Center. Miller Manufacturing produces farm, ranch and pet products. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Job fair
March 24, 2015 - 10:47pm
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