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State grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
Man interviewed numerous times in Jacob Wetterling's disappearance sues sheriff
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Minnesota- based Land O'Lakes, Inc. acquires Vermont Creamery
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UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
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Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
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'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
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December 22, 2016
Tribune editorial: City Council in 2017 should confirm procedure and follow it
The Ron Christianson-Steve Ahmann-Tim Johnson-Rick Fagerlie faction has raised its ugly head one last time at a Willmar City Council meeting...
December 22, 2016 - 6:28pm
December 20, 2016
Trio of Willmar councilmen say goodbye
WILLMAR — Monday's Willmar City Council meeting marked the end of Steve Ahmann, Tim Johnson and Denis Anderson's tenure on the council,...
December 20, 2016 - 6:59am
December 7, 2016
Willmar council discusses whether adequate details shared on possible housing project
WILLMAR — A possible multi-unit housing project might now be in danger of falling apart after it was discussed at Monday night's Willmar City Council meeting, before the developer was ready to go public. "I would say this project is in serious jeopardy after our conversation...
December 7, 2016 - 7:16am
November 9, 2016
Ahmann defeats Reese in Kandiyohi County Board race
WILLMAR – In a closely watched contest, Steve Ahmann won election Tuesday to the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners, representing the...
November 9, 2016 - 6:12am
November 4, 2016
Bruce Swanson letter: Ahmann has great integrity
Please check out Steve Ahmann. He is a person of great integrity. He is always there to help anyone and everyone. I've known Steve now for quite...
November 4, 2016 - 9:26am
November 1, 2016
Elaine Carlson letter: Still no action on city flooding
Steve Ahmann tried. I can't believe it. The other evening at the Willmar City Council meeting a well-informed citizen was making a presentation...
November 1, 2016 - 1:51pm
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Re-elect Doug Reese for District 2 in Kandiyohi County
Voters in District 2 can re-elect Doug Reese as their county commissioner or choose Steve Ahmann as their next county representative. Kandiyohi...
November 1, 2016 - 10:00am
October 25, 2016
County Board candidates square off at forum
WILLMAR — Candidates for the Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners squared off Tuesday night at a public forum, fielding questions on...
October 25, 2016 - 10:36pm
October 20, 2016
Fran Hussong letter: Ahmann is part of the problem
"The bottom of the toilet." Yup.That's what Mr. Steve Ahmann called Willmar at the Oct. 17 City Council meeting His fake front of concern for...
October 20, 2016 - 12:19pm
April 9, 2016
Editorial: Willmar residents deserve better, not retaliation
The Ron Christianson-Steve Ahmann-Tim Johnson-Rick Fagerlie faction of the Willmar City Council has once again shown its negative colors. They...
April 9, 2016 - 5:00am
March 17, 2016
Willmar's Rice Park requests concern committee
WILLMAR — A possible contract with SRF Consulting Group for construction management services for a project in Willmar’s Rice Park brought out concerns from a Willmar City Council member. Councilman Steve Ahmann, a member of the council’s Public Works and Safety Committee, said...
March 17, 2016 - 7:21pm
October 1, 2015
Letter: An example of city propaganda
Propaganda is defined by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as “ideas or statements that are often false or exaggerated and that are spread in order to help a cause, a political leader, a government.” At the Sept. 7 Willmar City Council meeting, Ron Christianson’s propaganda...
October 1, 2015 - 6:30am
Editorial: A failure of leadership on Willmar City Council
“Knucklehead definition: fool, idiot” — Dictionary.com There is a failure of leadership on the Willmar City Council and its Labor Relations Committee. Neither the chairman nor any member of the City Council has spoken up to apologize for the unidentified “idiot” commenter...
June 1, 2015 - 5:22am
May 18, 2015
Editorial: Willmar City Council members are losing our trust
“Trust is a two-way street. If your government does not trust you, how can you trust your government?” — Bruce Montague, a Canadian government critic The biggest issue facing the Willmar City Council today has become a simple one-word statement: Trust. This is...
May 18, 2015 - 12:18pm
April 8, 2015
Editorial: Why avoid discussion on meeting location?
The final item discussed at the Willmar City Council Monday night was a council member's inquiry asking whether the Labor Relations/City Council meeting scheduled this afternoon needed to be moved to a larger meeting place in anticipation of significant public attendance. That...
April 8, 2015 - 7:00am