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March 27, 2017
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Jesus Sanchez III, left, and Danny Garvick put recyclable items into the appropriate containers in the recycle trailer Thursday during curbside pick up in Willmar. Sorting recyclable materials at the point of discard reportedly reduces contamination and results in less waste in the end, according to recycling managers.
Would single-sort recycling be better for Kandiyohi County?
March 27, 2017 - 6:31am
February 2, 2017
Schaap Sanitation District Manager Eric Joens shows some of the bales of newsprint and office paper stored inside the company's facility. Julie Buntjer / Forum News Service
Recycling companies losing money on glass market
February 2, 2017 - 7:36pm
January 26, 2017
Farmers have had few options for disposing of plastic like that used for wrapping hay bales, other than burning it or bringing it to a landfill. That’s about to change with the introduction of a regional service that will collect the plastic and recycle it. Revolution Plastics, an Arkansas company, is expanding in Minnesota. (Shutterstock)
Ag plastic recycling to be introduced in region
January 26, 2017 - 10:29am
January 11, 2017
Hats off from Kandiyohi County
January 11, 2017 - 10:59pm
August 9, 2016
Kandiyohi County Recycling Center to remain open while parking lot is paved
August 9, 2016 - 3:52pm
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Video: Christmas 'boughs' out
January 9, 2016 - 11:56am
January 4, 2016
Despite three mobile recycling trailers positionedat the Kandiyohi County Recycling Center in Willmar, bins overflowed early Sunday afternoon near the end of a three-day weekend. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Post-holiday recycling overflows
January 4, 2016 - 11:25pm
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Video: Holidays mean rush hour at Kandiyohi County Recycling Center
January 4, 2016 - 1:54pm
September 12, 2015
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Video: Willmar Going Green in '15
September 12, 2015 - 10:55am
February 18, 2015
Forklift operator Curt Sack lifts a bin of cardboard to take to the bailer Wednesday at the Kandiyohi County Recycling Facility in southwest Willmar. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Cold recycling
February 18, 2015 - 11:31pm
August 19, 2014
August 19, 2014 - 11:14pm