Weather Forecast



August 31, 2016
Paving to begin Thursday on Minnesota Avenue in Willmar
August 31, 2016 - 2:29pm
June 23, 2016
Spicer residents will vote this fall on whether a local option sales tax will be implemented in their town. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Spicer voters to decide on sales tax
June 23, 2016 - 12:00am
May 17, 2016
Willmar City Council approves street project assessments
May 17, 2016 - 10:04pm
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
December 18, 2015
Willmar proposes $2.76M in 2016 street improvements
December 18, 2015 - 12:10am
July 30, 2015
Kaiya, 5, and Riley McAllister, 5 months, and mom Stacey Waataja take advantage of a 75-degree, blue-sky Thursday morning to go to Ramblewood Park. The Willmar forecast shows continuing fair weather with highs in the low- to mid- 80s through Tuesday.
Million dollar day
July 30, 2015 - 1:09pm
April 27, 2015
Mayors want more money for streets
April 27, 2015 - 11:35pm
April 20, 2015
Hearings on Willmar street assessments expected May 18
April 20, 2015 - 12:56am
December 12, 2014
TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton
Worn pavement is plainly visible Friday on Carolina Avenue Southwest in Willmar in the area where reconstruction is proposed next year. The 2015 street improvement plan calls for reconstruction of Carolina Avenue Southwest from 11th Street to 13th Street. The street improvement plan was presented to a city committee this week, and a public hearing is slated for Feb. 17 during the regular meeting of the Willmar City Council.
Willmar public works director proposes $3 million in street projects for 2015
December 12, 2014 - 11:08pm
July 21, 2014
Willmar City Council won’t limit debate on use of street foam
July 21, 2014 - 11:34pm
July 20, 2014
Committee discusses council support for street rating program
July 20, 2014 - 11:11pm
Committee members differ on use of foam in street work
July 20, 2014 - 11:09pm
June 22, 2014
This scene from June 2013 will not be repeated this summer in Willmar. Here a crew from  Duininck Inc. of Prinsburg works to mill and overlay a portion of Trott Avenue Southwest in the Willmar industrial park. The Willmar City Council dropped all the overlay projects from this year’s street improvements after residents in some areas objected. (Tribune file photo by Tom Cherveny)
Willmar drops all street overlay work this year after some residents object
June 22, 2014 - 11:12pm
Legal limitations figure into Willmar decision to drop all street overlays this year
June 22, 2014 - 11:11pm
May 19, 2014
Council sets hearing for street work
May 19, 2014 - 11:14pm