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Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in ND
Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Ag Career Fair and Technology Showcase
Fire damages rural Olivia home
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
Willmar fifth at NXN nationals
Toriumi's hat trick powers WarHawks
Dragons win first of two on northern road trip
Slagter scores 31 in Cards' tournament win
Aggressive D key to Cardinals' victory
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Helen W. Olson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
Willmar City Council
December 3, 2016
Truth-in-Taxation hearing to be held Monday at Willmar council meeting
WILLMAR — Willmar's Truth-in-Taxation public hearing will be held during Monday's City Council meeting, one of only a couple of items on...
December 3, 2016 - 12:24pm
Willmar wants to preserve at-grade crossing in final railroad bypass design
WILLMAR — When Bruce Peterson, Willmar Planning and Development Services director, met Wednesday with partners of the Willmar Wye project,...
December 3, 2016 - 7:06am
November 22, 2016
Council increases compensation for underpaid city of Willmar positions
WILLMAR — According to a compensation and classification study completed by financial adviser Springsted, the city of Willmar underpays...
November 22, 2016 - 5:50am
November 19, 2016
Willmar City Council to meet Monday
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the council chambers at the Willmar Municipal Utilities building, 700...
November 19, 2016 - 7:34am
Council discusses value of investing in downtown Willmar
WILLMAR — Members of the Willmar City Council gave opposing views on whether the city should continue to support the Willmar Downtown Development...
November 19, 2016 - 5:30am
November 16, 2016
Future of Rice Park project in Willmar is uncertain
WILLMAR — Whether updates at Rice Park will go forward is now in question as the Willmar City Council voted Tuesday to reject all bids...
November 16, 2016 - 10:14pm
November 9, 2016
Schwantes, Asmus, Alvarado elected to Willmar City Council
WILLMAR — It took longer than anyone wanted, but results of the Willmar City Council races were finally released early Wednesday morning and showed decisive victories for Kathy Schwantes, Julie Asmus and Fernando Alvarado. Shawn Mueske retained his seat as well, running unopposed...
November 9, 2016 - 9:11pm
Schwantes defeats Kacher in Willmar Ward 1 race
WILLMAR – Voters in Ward 1 have chosen Kathy Schwantes as their new city council representative. Schwantes had 1,077 votes and Kacher had 558....
November 9, 2016 - 6:01am
Asmus defeats Peppin in Willmar Ward 2 race
WILLMAR – Julie Asmuswill serve as the new Ward 2 city council member, having been elected by voters. Asmus had 1,689 votes and Peppin had...
November 9, 2016 - 5:58am
Alvarado defeats Enos in Willmar Ward 3 race
WILLMAR – The decision in Ward 3 has been made, with voters choosing Fernando Alvarado over Bob Enos to sit on the Willmar City Council. The...
November 9, 2016 - 5:51am
November 8, 2016
Timeline in place for Willmar administrator search
WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council took a step forward in the search for a new city administrator, approving the position profile, along...
November 8, 2016 - 4:52am
Willmar council faces decision after Rice Park bids come in over budget
WILLMAR — The bids for the Rice Park project were opened Oct. 25 and the numbers presented were not what the city had hoped. All the bids...
November 8, 2016 - 4:08am
November 4, 2016
Willmar city staff to review deferred assessments for ag land
WILLMAR — After the Willmar City Council last month approved $628,150 in deferred assessment collections for parcels of agricultural land in the city of Willmar, the council asked for the policy to be reviewed. "When you look at the ongoing cost of operating our city and the...
November 4, 2016 - 10:59pm
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
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