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Willmar City Council

January 8, 2018
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

It was a full house Monday at the Willmar City Council meeting, as members of the public continued to speak out against Councilor Ron Christianson and the comments he apparently liked on Facebook. Also attending the meeting were members of Boy Scout Troop 224 working on a “Citizenship in the Community” merit badge.
Calls continue for Christianson's resignation from Willmar council
January 8, 2018 - 10:09pm
January 7, 2018
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Willmar City Council to meet Monday
January 7, 2018 - 1:20pm
December 31, 2017
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Willmar City Council to meet Wednesday
December 31, 2017 - 2:22pm
December 26, 2017
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The Willmar Municipal Airport Master Plan is nearing completion. The plan looks at the forecast for increased activity at the airport over the two decades and provides a plan for development at the airport to meet the possible demand. This could include runway expansions and increased hanger space.
City nears completion of Willmar airport master plan
December 26, 2017 - 6:23am
Willmar council supports Corridors of Commerce funding for Highway 23
December 26, 2017 - 5:16am
December 23, 2017
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Willmar to work toward taking over Eagle Lake Sewer System
December 23, 2017 - 5:40am
December 20, 2017
Budget and tax levy for 2018 approved by Willmar council
December 20, 2017 - 7:32am
December 18, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune 
City Council member Ron Christianson reacts to the public comments made regarding his apparent social media activity during the open forum at the Willmar City Council meeting Monday.
Council member Ron Christianson fails to address bigotry concerns
December 18, 2017 - 11:55pm
Letter: Councilman Christianson must resign
December 18, 2017 - 9:59am
Letter: Cristianson's actions are concerning
December 18, 2017 - 9:53am
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Omar Jama, one of the founders of the Community Integration Center, speaks about his experience growing up in Willmar at the Coffee with the Community event Saturday.
Integration Center coffee encourages communication
December 18, 2017 - 7:22am
December 17, 2017
Willmar City Council to meet Monday
December 17, 2017 - 5:53pm
December 12, 2017
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Decision needed soon on Eagle Lake sewer
December 12, 2017 - 8:12am
December 11, 2017
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A water leak at the Willmar City Offices in October damaged carpet, ceiling tiles, insulation and walls. Repairs to fix the damage were approved at the Dec. 4 meeting of the City Council. Cornerstone Construction Services was the low bidder and has already begun work.
Council OKs repairs to Willmar City Offices after October water damage
December 11, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 7, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Willmar city planner and airport manager Megan DeSchepper walks back to her seat Monday at the Willmar City Council meeting after she was recognized for her years of service. Her last day with the city is Friday.
City must decide future of Willmar Airport management
December 7, 2017 - 4:24am