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'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
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Dahl -- Schow
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
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Robert J. Swanberg
Evelyn "Evie" M. Mulder
Carol Ann Ringler
Ardis E. Smith
Myrtle M. Knutson
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
Tribune Opinion: Willmar benefits from 'Moving Health Forward'
Letter: A credit to sports writing
Letter: Criticism of Peppin unwarranted
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
December 11, 2013
City committees move Lakeland project forward
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council’s Finance Committee and Public Works/Safety Committee took action this week to move the proposed Lakeland Drive improvement project forward. The project will improve the smoothness of the pavement with a mill-and-overlay, provide sanitary sewer...
December 11, 2013 - 11:03pm
June 30, 2013
Jacobson wins 5th Lakeland in 8 years
WILLMAR — It was not spectacular or dramatic, but Andy Jacobson won his fifth Lakeland Tournament on Sunday afternoon at Eagle Creek. The...
June 30, 2013 - 11:27pm
April 7, 2013
Engineering firm will study possible Lakeland sewer project cost savings
WILLMAR — The consultant designing the proposed Lakeland Drive interceptor sewer project has been authorized by the Willmar City Council to study options that could potentially save the city close to $2 million. The council last week authorized a $27,000 increase in the contract,...
April 7, 2013 - 11:18pm
January 11, 2013
Businessman buys Lakeland Hotel: Realtor considers sports bar-themed restaurant for historic building’s first floor
WILLMAR — Tom Amberg of 1st Minnesota Realty of Willmar this week purchased the historic Lakeland Hotel building in downtown Willmar. Amberg...
January 11, 2013 - 9:48pm
June 9, 2012
Editorial: Kudos to city and county on Lakeland Hotel plan stand, Do-nothing faction is hurting WIllmar
The Willmar City Council and Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners are to be commended for approving a 15-year tax abatement for the proposed redevelopment of the historic Lakeland Hotel building in downtown Willmar. The community is fortunate that the majority of these decision-makers...
June 9, 2012 - 7:56am
June 6, 2012
June 6: Kandiyohi County approves tax abatement for Lakeland Hotel project in downtown Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a 15-year tax abatement Tuesday that could help make the redevelopment...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Kandiyohi County OKs tax abatement for Willmar's Lakeland Hotel project
WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners unanimously approved a 15-year tax abatement this morning that could help make the redevelopment of Willmar's downtown historic Lakeland Hotel financially feasible. The county action follows a 4-3 vote Monday night by the Willmar City...
June 5, 2012 - 12:21pm
June 5: With tie-breaker vote, Willmar, Minn., council OKs tax abatement for Lakeland Hotel redevelopment
WILLMAR -- After more than 90 minutes of debate, the Willmar City Council deadlocked Monday night on whether to grant a 15-year tax abatement...
June 5, 2012 - 12:00am
June 2, 2012
Council to consider tax abatement for Lakeland Hotel redevelopment project in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council will take comments from the public Monday night on a request from Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership...
June 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
$3.8 million preservation project planned for downtown Lakeland Hotel in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- A developer is proposing a $3.6 million project to fully rehabilitate and operate the historic Lakeland Hotel building as a mixed...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Willmar, Minn.'s Lakeland Hotel joins National Register of Historic Places
WILLMAR -- The 85-year-old Lakeland Hotel, the downtown home to traveling salesmen, lakes-area visitors and a variety of retail stores, has been...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
State nominates Lakeland Hotel building for National Historic Register
WILLMAR -- The Lakeland Hotel building in downtown Willmar has been nominated to the National Register of Historic Places by the Minnesota Historical Society's State Review Board. The Lakeland, constructed in 1927, was among 12 buildings from around the state that were nominated during...
November 2, 2011 - 2:31pm
October 14, 2010
Lakeland teens deaths ruled murder/suicide
The deaths of two teens, whose bodies were found in Humphries Park in Lakeland Tuesday night, have been ruled a case of murder/suicide. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has preliminarily determined that the cause of death for Lisa Marie Grijalva, 15, is being ruled a homicide and...
October 14, 2010 - 2:48pm
June 28, 2010
Barber wins Lakeland in close shave
WILLMAR -- Former touring pro Aaron Barber brought out the best in most everyone at the 80th Lakeland -- including himself. The New London...
June 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Jacobson repeats in playoff
WILLMAR -- Andy Jacobson sank a chip shot from inches off the green to win his third Lakeland Open title in four years -- this one in sudden...
June 29, 2009 - 12:01am