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October 29, 2012
Earthwork begins on $5M Mills project in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Earthwork is underway and installation of utilities will take place at the site of the new Mills auto dealership and car wash on U.S....
news / local / business
October 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Mills Auto Group purchases Swenson Motors in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Swenson Motor Company of Willmar, which sells Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and GMC vehicles, has been sold to Mills Auto Group in a deal finalized...
news / local / business
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 7, 2012
Mills Auto Group purchases Swenson Motors Co. of Willmar, MInn.
Swenson Motor Company of Willmar, which sells Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and GMC vehicles, has been sold to Mills Auto Group and will be relocated...
business / news / local
August 7, 2012 - 8:45am
June 18, 2012
Portion of Trott Avenue Southwest to close temporarily Tuesday
WILLMAR -- A portion of Trott Avenue Southwest between 23rd Street and 28th Street will be closed temporarily Tuesday for utility improvement at Mills Auto Parts Department. Willmar city officials anticipate the work will be completed by Tuesday afternoon. Traffic will not be allowed...
June 18, 2012 - 3:38pm
April 9, 2012
Fire burns 200 acres of swamp in Meeker Co., Minn.
LITCHFIELD -- An estimated 200 acres of swampland burned in a fire reported around 3 p.m. Sunday in Cedar Mills Township in Meeker County. According to Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, when the Litchfield Fire Department arrived at the fire, near 150th Street and 620th Avenue,...
April 9, 2012 - 10:26am
December 12, 2011
Meeker County, Minn., sheriff seeking info on vehicle theft, crash
CEDAR MILLS -- The Meeker County Sheriff's Office is asking for assistance from anyone who may have information regarding the theft of a 2006 Chevy pickup early Saturday morning from a Cedar Mills bar. According to a news release from Sheriff Jeff Norlin, the 2006 Chevy 2500 was...
news / region
December 12, 2011 - 11:59am
November 4, 2011
New Yorks Mills, Minn., breeder permanently barred from selling dogs
news / state
November 4, 2011 - 11:20am
December 28, 2010
Kevin Marti joins Mills Ford-Jeep WILLMAR -- Kevin Marti of Willmar has joined Mills Ford-Jeep in Willmar as service manager. Marti, a graduate of Willmar High School, was previously service manager with Swenson Motor Company.
December 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
Bird Island man gets probation, jail time in Cedar Mills assault
WILLMAR -- Jeremy Jon Hoff, 26, of Bird Island, was sentenced Monday to five years of probation, 120 days in jail and a $500 fine for his role in a March 26 incident where three men attempted to run over and kill a 27-year-old man in Cedar Mills. As part of his sentence on a third-degree...
news / region
July 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
Two regional men enter pleas in Cedar Mills assault
WILLMAR -- Two of the men charged in connection with a March 26 incident where they attempted to run over and kill a 27-year-old man in Cedar Mills have entered guilty pleas. Jeremy Jon Hoff, 26, of Bird Island, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony third-degree assault charge in...
news / region
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
April 2, 2009
Special tax break boosts new car sales locally
WILLMAR -- A special tax break is boosting sales of new cars, say managers at Willmar car dealerships. Mills Ford Lincoln Mercury Jeep customers have said they're buying a new vehicle because of the new tax break, says Jeff Smith, general manager. "It's probably about another 50...
news / local / region
April 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Lund Boat in central Minnesota hit by layoffs
Slumping boat sales - worse than at any time in 40 years - forced a layoff of about 140 workers at the New York Mills Lund Boat manufacturing plant the last two weeks, this according to a Brunswick spokesperson. The bulk of layoffs were announced at a meeting with staff on November...
news / region / state / outdoors
November 18, 2008 - 11:00am