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January 4, 2016
Shirley and Del Wehrspann charge that Chippewa County did not adequately address their access needs when it issued a conditional use permit to the Hanley Falls Farmers Cooperative Elevator for a $19 million expansion that will increase grain storage by 1.2 million bushels and allow for unit train loading. The Wehrspanns do not oppose the project, but want a new access developed to their property as part of the conditional use permit. ( (Tom Cherveny | Tribune)
Montevideo couple challenges permit for $19 million elevator expansion
January 4, 2016 - 7:32pm
October 27, 2015
Willmar School Board plans to revisit strategic plan, set new goals
October 27, 2015 - 11:01pm
July 26, 2015
Preliminary work well under way: Behind the scenes work on school projects moving along
July 26, 2015 - 10:48pm
July 24, 2014
Sessions slated Tuesday to gather feedback for Willmar parks plan
July 24, 2014 - 11:28pm
March 27, 2014
Meeting set April 3 on Eagle Lake road
March 27, 2014 - 7:00am
October 22, 2013
Willmar council OKs consultant’s proposal to lead planning retreat
October 22, 2013 - 4:54am
July 8, 2013
Decorative fencing at the gateway intersection of Highway 12 and Seventh Street Southwest and the blue column beckon visitors to downtown Willmar. The right-turn arrow indicates plans by the Minnesota Department of Transportation to construct a right-turn lane at the intersection.  (Illustration by Treeline)
Landscape architect gets OK for final downtown gateway designs in Willmar, Minn.
July 8, 2013 - 5:42am
July 6, 2013
James Gjerde, 7 1/2, watches as his mother Debbie, of the Twin Cities, jots down an idea Thursday on the “Wish For Our Community” chalk boards set up at Saulsbury Beach during the 4th of July celebration in Spicer. The Vision 2040 committee developing a future “roadmap’’ for the greater Willmar lakes area is circulating three traveling chalkboards to solicit ideas. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Vision 2040 effort using chalkboards to gather public comments
July 6, 2013 - 5:22am
April 19, 2012
Earl and Betty Knutson of Willmar look over the downtown design plan discussed Wednesday night at a public meeting in Willmar. Many expressed support for the plan, and city officials say the reaction so far seems to reflect satisfaction with the proposal. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar, Minn., downtown revitalization proposal draws favorable comments
April 19, 2012 - 12:00am
April 17, 2012
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Prairie Kitchen blog: Every cook should have a stocked freezer
April 17, 2012 - 8:20am
April 13, 2012
Severe weather awareness week starts Monday, includes tornado drills (video)
April 13, 2012 - 10:07am
April 12, 2012
Findings of fact for conditional use permit approved for Willmar, Minn., mosque
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
Willmar Planning Commission member Scott Thaden, left, reviews documents Wednesday evening during the regular commission meeting at the city office building as Bruce Peterson, director of planning and development services, discusses the conditional use permit approved last month for the Islamic Society of Willmar. City staff members prepared the required findings of fact after the public hearing, and the commission members reviewed those findings Wednesday and made no changes. The permit approved by the ...
Willmar, Minn., mosque permit approval forwarded for action Monday by City Council
April 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 10, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Planning Commission to review mosque findings Wednesday at meeting
April 10, 2012 - 7:00am
March 26, 2012
Planning Commission to conduct hearing Wednesday on Willmar, Minn., mosque permit
March 26, 2012 - 2:35pm
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