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May 23, 2016
John Harren, director of operations for Willmar Municipal Utilities, was appointed interim general manager Monday.  (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Municipal Utilities appoints interim manager
May 23, 2016 - 11:41pm
March 6, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Council holds closed session to discuss fired utility GM's lawsuit
March 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 27, 2012
Report: Willmar MUC's General Manager Investigation Summary
February 27, 2012 - 9:40pm
Report: Bruce Gomm's response to the Willmar MUC GM Investigation Summary
February 27, 2012 - 6:30pm
October 26, 2010
Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission delays action on 16% water rate hike
October 26, 2010 - 12:00am
July 20, 2010
City council, charter commission spar over proposal to remove MUC from council oversight
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 8, 2010
The computer in the hub of one of the city's two wind turbines has become dislodged and damaged. The long holiday weekend has put the repairs behind schedule. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar wind turbine out of service, awaiting repairs
July 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
A control issue that occurred May 18 in this substation south of Willmar caused a power outage that impacted the city and other areas of Kandiyohi County. Willmar Municipal Utilities is investigating what caused the outage. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Willmar Municipal Utilities investigates cause of 2-hour power outage last month
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Employees with Willmar Municipal Utilities replace a utility pole Tuesday on Kandiyohi County Road 41, also known as Radio Station Road, on Willmar's northwest side. The pole had suffered significant damaged from woodpeckers. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Pole falls victim to woodpeckers
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
A crew with Willmar Municipal Utilities locates a water main problem Thursday on Fourth Street Southeast near the Calvary Lutheran Church parking lot in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Springing a leak
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
Roger Minnick, left, and Guy Osterfeld, employees with Willmar Municipal Utilities, replace the underground power line along Russell Street on Willmar's north side, a tough chore given the sporadic rain throughout the late morning and early afternoon. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
That old water and electricity thing
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
June 9, 2009
Lobbyist hired to speed up funding for local work believes MUC's funding requests are reasonable
June 9, 2009 - 12:00am