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September 29, 2017
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Willmar decides against additional insurance for city sewer backups
September 29, 2017 - 6:31am
April 1, 2016
The area where sewage overflow from the storage tank at the Endion Station lift station empties into Lake Superior. On March 16 3.8 million gallons of untreated sewage from the lift station flowed into Lake Superior. (CLINT AUSTIN | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Despite massive investments in its sewer system, Duluth reports overflow in Lake Superior
April 1, 2016 - 5:30am
January 25, 2016
The current Grove City wastewater treatment facility, which includes this oval-shaped oxidation ditch system, is failing and will be replaced with a new system during a two-year, $12.8 million construction project. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Grove City prepares for $12.8M infrastructure project
January 25, 2016 - 12:05am
November 30, 2014
Study recommends Willmar Utilities hike electric and water rates in 2015
November 30, 2014 - 10:36pm
October 21, 2014
An excavator from Voss Plumbing-Heating of Paynesville removes soil Tuesday so workers can replace water and sewer mains on Fourth Street in Kandiyohi. Besides this work being done just south of U.S. Highway 12, work is also being done north of the highway blocking access to the town’s business district from the south. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Utilities work continues in Kandiyohi
October 21, 2014 - 10:49pm
October 2, 2014
City committee OKs contract sewer changes
October 2, 2014 - 11:37pm
September 7, 2014
Kurt Mauer of Golden Valley monitors temperature gauges on Lakeland Drive Northeast in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
City uses no-dig sewer line fix
September 7, 2014 - 10:00pm
April 30, 2014
Costly drip: Water credits suspended for New London, Spicer and Green Lake
April 30, 2014 - 11:22pm
September 6, 2013
The city of Willmar is considering scaling back on plans for replacing the sanitary sewer line and reconstructing the roadway on Lakeland Drive. Further study has found the sewer to be in reasonably good condition. Sewer replacement could be delayed and a street overlay undertaken rather than reconstruction. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar may scale back Lakeland Drive sewer and roadway work
September 6, 2013 - 4:52am
May 20, 2013
Willmar, Minn., panel nearing end of discussion about best method to increase sewer rates
May 20, 2013 - 4:42am
October 12, 2012
Willmar, Minn., committee OKs contracts for interceptor sewer, storm sewer work
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
April 30, 2012
Committee OKs seeking bids on Willmar, Minn., west interceptor sewer work
April 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 21, 2011
City of New London's $2.8M utility project set to begin in June
May 21, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Willmar asks that sump pumps be discharged outside, not into sewer system
March 23, 2011 - 11:59am
January 21, 2011
New London utility rates expected to jump to help fund project
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am