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Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
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Letter: U of M proud of local partnerships
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January 20, 2017
Mayor Calvin addresses State of the city
WILLMAR — In his annual State of the City address Tuesday, Mayor Marv Calvin highlighted the success and challenges Willmar faced in 2016 and what is ahead for 2017. "I reflect back over this past year as mayor and realize the city has had a progressive year," Calvin said. In...
January 20, 2017 - 10:15pm
January 10, 2017
Willmar mayor's veto of Kacher reappointment stands
WILLMAR — A motion to override Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin's veto of the reappointment of Linda Kacher to a local economic development board...
January 10, 2017 - 6:49am
December 28, 2016
Mayor vetoes recommendation to reappoint Kacher to EDC board
WILLMAR — Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin has vetoed council action Dec. 19 to recommend the reappointment of a member to the Kandiyohi County...
December 28, 2016 - 8:39pm
Willmar mayor vetoes recommendation of Kacher to EDC board
WILLMAR – Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin has vetoed action by the Willmar City Council on Dec. 19 to recommend the Kandiyohi County and City of...
December 28, 2016 - 12:09pm
November 2, 2016
In my letter of support for Doug Reese I stated I would be voting for Reese for District 2 seat on the Kandiyohi County Board and I live in commissioner Butterfield's district. I should have said please join me in supporting Doug Reese as county commissioner. Mr Reese has my full...
November 2, 2016 - 5:19pm
November 1, 2016
Marv Calvin letter: Reese will serve with integrity
Please join me in supporting Doug Reese for District 2 Kandiyohi County Commissioner. I have known Doug for the past 16 years and found him to...
November 1, 2016 - 2:33pm
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
November 23, 2015
Willmar City Council OKs administrator agreement
WILLMAR — It took two votes Monday night for the Willmar City Council to approve the employment agreement and appoint Thief River Falls City Administrator Larry Kruse as the next Willmar city administrator. In the first vote, Mayor Marv Calvin provided the fifth of five affirmative...
November 23, 2015 - 11:38pm
November 16, 2015
Mueske takes Ward 4 Willmar City Council seat
WILLMAR — Shawn Mueske received his certificate of office Monday night for the Ward 4 seat on the Willmar City Council from Interim City Administrator...
November 16, 2015 - 11:24pm
October 6, 2015
Mayor urges council to unify
WILLMAR — Willmar Mayor Marv Calvin is encouraging City Council members to work together and get the people’s work done when they hold a retreat to discuss priorities and goals Oct. 16 at the Willmar Conference Center. The retreat will be led by Bruce Miles, owner and CEO of...
October 6, 2015 - 11:43pm
September 17, 2015
Willmar won’t lose money over reporting delay
WILLMAR — A state Revenue Department official has said Willmar will not receive its December 2015 local government aid payment of $2,244,657 from the state if the city does not submit its 2014 financial report by Sept. 30. Cities are required by law to report their financial activities...
September 17, 2015 - 12:00am
September 9, 2015
Open forum speakers criticize Christianson, Calvin
WILLMAR — Willmar League of Women Voters President Jessica Rohloff on Tuesday urged Willmar City Council member Ron Christianson to rescind his Aug. 17 comment that he would not take direction from any constituent who had signed the petition to recall him from office. Rohloff was...
September 9, 2015 - 11:00pm
September 2, 2015
Officials want better communication with railroads
MINNEAPOLIS — Communications is a key in preventing and battling oil train disasters, two U.S. senators learned Wednesday from public safety...
September 2, 2015 - 11:28pm
Willmar City Council members question mayor’s proposed budget
WILLMAR — Willmar City Council members questioned Mayor Marv Calvin this week about the proposed spending priorities in his 2016 budget message. Calvin gave the message to a joint meeting of the council and the Finance Committee. Each year the mayor proposes, and the council approves,...
September 2, 2015 - 11:19pm
August 31, 2015
Mayor’s budget focuses on streets, parks, facilities and stormwater
City of Willmar Mayor’s Proposed 2016 Budget at a glance General operating: $14,433,983 Capital spending, such as streets and equipment: $7,688,007 Special and internal spending: $1,054,260 Debt service: $2,404,267 Enterprise (wastewater treatment facility): $9,165,051 Total:...
August 31, 2015 - 11:37pm