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Around our region published Feb. 22
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Willmar City Council
February 21, 2017
Holland is the new Willmar City Administrator
WILLMAR — The city of Willmar has a new city administrator. Isaac Holland has accepted the position and the Willmar City Council approved...
February 21, 2017 - 9:40pm
Willmar City Council to vote on city administrator contract tonight
WILLMAR – Isaac “Ike” Holland has verbally accepted the position of Willmar City Administrator, said Interim City Administrator Mike McGuire....
February 21, 2017 - 1:33pm
February 20, 2017
Railroad bypass to be discussed Tuesday by Willmar City Council
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will discuss the Willmar Wye project at both its work session and regular meeting on Tuesday. The meetings have been moved to Tuesday because of the Presidents Day holiday. The Kandiyohi County road projects relative to the railroad bypass...
February 20, 2017 - 6:31am
February 17, 2017
Willmar City Council chooses Mo. city administrator
WILLMAR — In the end, it came down to what kind of administrator the Willmar City Council was looking for. After interviewing the final...
February 17, 2017 - 5:18am
February 13, 2017
City administrator finalists to be interviewed this week in Willmar
WILLMAR — The search for the next city administrator in Willmar is down to the final three finalists. Ike Holland Darcy Long and Greg Sund...
February 13, 2017 - 5:33am
February 7, 2017
Mighty Duck grant for Willmar ice system declined by city
WILLMAR — A $100,000 grant from the James Metzen Mighty Ducks grant program to help replace the ice refrigerant systems at the Willmar...
February 7, 2017 - 9:12pm
February 6, 2017
Council begins the work session era
WILLMAR — Monday marked the beginning of the Willmar City Council's work session experiment, as the council met prior to the regular meeting. "Tonight is our first council work session. I think it will go quite well and I am excited to see how it will work," Mayor Marv Calvin...
February 6, 2017 - 11:06pm
February 4, 2017
Willmar council to meet Monday in its first work session
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will be conducting its first work session Monday, which will replace the biweekly committee meetings....
February 4, 2017 - 7:01am
January 24, 2017
Letter: Shady deal with EDC appointment?
If you watched the Willmar City Council on Jan. 17 or read the West Central Tribune on Jan. 18, you've probably figured out why the mayor sent...
January 24, 2017 - 10:47pm
January 20, 2017
Mayor Calvin addresses State of the city
WILLMAR — In his annual State of the City address Tuesday, Mayor Marv Calvin highlighted the success and challenges Willmar faced in 2016 and what is ahead for 2017. "I reflect back over this past year as mayor and realize the city has had a progressive year," Calvin said. In...
January 20, 2017 - 10:15pm
January 19, 2017
Willmar administrator finalists chosen
WILLMAR – The Willmar City Council has decided on their top five finalists for the city’s next administrator. The five finalists are Isaac Holland, Darcy Long, Christopher McDonell, Evelyn Racette and Greg Sund. Holland is currently the city administrator in Chillicothe, Missouri,...
January 19, 2017 - 12:24pm
January 18, 2017
Willmar council decides to try work sessions
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council voted 7-1 to give work sessions a try, shelving its current committee structure. Instead of having separate committee meetings throughout the month, the council will conduct work sessions for about 90 minutes prior to the City Council meetings,...
January 18, 2017 - 10:24pm
Former Willmar Mayor Heitke recommended to EDC Operations Board
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council voted Tuesday to recommend the appointment of Lester Heitke to the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar...
January 18, 2017 - 6:56am
January 16, 2017
Willmar City Council makes forward progress during retreat
SPICER — The Willmar City Council and city staff took important steps toward the future during a two-day retreat, including the start of...
January 16, 2017 - 7:05am
January 15, 2017
Willmar council to review administrator applications Monday
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will meet starting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Willmar Municipal building. The meeting is being held on Tuesday due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday. The council will first meet in a special meeting at 6 p.m. to review and select...
January 15, 2017 - 7:21am