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November 7, 2013
Willmar wind turbines return to service
November 7, 2013 - 9:35am
November 2, 2013
Willmar’s turbines could be turning in about a week
November 2, 2013 - 2:06am
October 29, 2013
The turbines near the Willmar Senior High has sat idol for months. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Concerns raised as turbines remain idle
October 29, 2013 - 12:11am
October 8, 2013
Granite Falls City Council members awarded a $1.3 million bid to install two 250-kilowatt capacity turbines to replace 1930s-vintage turbines in the Granite Falls dam. The new turbines will operate alongside a 750- kilowatt turbine installed in the mid-1980s. Tribune file photo
Granite Falls awards $1.3M bid for hydro turbines
October 8, 2013 - 11:35pm
September 9, 2013
Willmar Utilities requests warranty payment from wind turbine maker
September 9, 2013 - 11:35pm
January 15, 2013
Willmar, Minn., Utilities' north wind turbine back on line
January 15, 2013 - 2:13pm
October 30, 2012
Crews verify, check turbine repairs
October 30, 2012 - 2:36pm
May 21, 2011
A failed motor shut down one of Willmar Municipal Utilities' two wind turbines last weekend, but the motor was replaced this week and the turbine has returned to service. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Technicians replace motor on Willmar wind turbine
May 21, 2011 - 12:00am
April 26, 2011
Local investor group planning wind farm in Arctander Township
April 26, 2011 - 12:00am
March 19, 2011
Wind turbine status report on council agenda
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
September 14, 2010
An oil leak knocked the No. 4 wind turbine out of commission this weekend. Of the city's two wind turbines, No. 4 is located closest to the Senior High. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Wind turbine sidelined over weekend due to an oil leak
September 14, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Robert Rugh, chief executive officer of DeWind Co., responds to questions about the operation of the Willmar wind turbines during a meeting Thursday at the Municipal Utilities office in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Head of turbine manufacturer meets with Willmar Utilities officials
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
DeWind employees Alden Zeitz, from left, Kristjon Luetgers, and Dwaine Hig-gins, straped on tool belts and safety harnesses be-fore ascending the interior of one of the city's two 262-foot wind turbines Tuesday for scheduled maintenance. Tribune photo by David Little
Turbines shut down this week for routine inspection
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am
March 13, 2010
Council to receive wind turbine update
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Lake Country Wind Energy nearing key milestone in acreage goal
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am