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willmar municipal utilities

September 26, 2016
Shelby Lindrud / Tribune

John Harren, current Willmar Municipal Utilities Director of Operations, was chosen as the new permanent general manager at Monday's meeting of the Municipal Utilities Commission. Harren, currently the interim general manger, was the lone finalist for the position.
Harren chosen as permanent GM for Willmar utility
September 26, 2016 - 9:01pm
August 18, 2016
Willmar Municipal Utilities opts for iPad tablets
August 18, 2016 - 12:56am
July 28, 2016
Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
July 28, 2016 - 12:00am
July 27, 2016
A Willmar Municipal Utilities worker in this October 2015 photo operates a front-end loader on the utilities' coal pile to make room for receiving more. Willmar Municipal Utilities is trying to stockpile coal for this winter, but railroad deliveries are lagging. (Tribune file photo)
Willmar Municipal Utilities struggles to stockpile coal
July 27, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 25, 2016
Willmar Utilities to test its network security
July 25, 2016 - 11:50pm
June 17, 2016
Power restored in Willmar after outages
June 17, 2016 - 10:11am
June 15, 2016
Willmar Municipal Utilities power equipment in excellent shape after annual overhaul
June 15, 2016 - 11:49pm
May 23, 2016
John Harren, director of operations for Willmar Municipal Utilities, was appointed interim general manager Monday.  (FILE | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Municipal Utilities appoints interim manager
May 23, 2016 - 11:41pm
May 10, 2016
The present Municipal Power Plant was built in 1923, with the most recent addition in 1968. At minimum, it is staffed 24/7 by two workers: a system operator and a boiler operator. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Municipal Utilities celebrates a milestone anniversary
May 10, 2016 - 12:32am
May 4, 2016
Protecting Willmar's water from potential contamination
May 4, 2016 - 10:58pm
April 27, 2016
Willmar Municipal Utilities will replace 16 power poles on a transmission line this fall. The line starts just south of Willmar by Minnesota Highway 23 bypass and extends southwest toward Granite Falls. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Municipal Utilities to replace 13 transmission line structures
April 27, 2016 - 11:24pm
April 15, 2016
A day at the Willmar Municipal Utilities' Power Plantplay button
Day in the Life 2: Willmar Municipal Utilities' Power Plant
April 15, 2016 - 11:59am
March 21, 2016
Willmar’s wind turbines viewed from Kandiyohi County Road 90. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar’s wind turbines have best year ever
March 21, 2016 - 12:05am
March 14, 2016
The Willmar Municipal Utilities office building, with the utility’s power plant in the background, is shown Monday. (GARY MILLER |  TRIBUNE)
WMU plans for a bright future
March 14, 2016 - 11:25pm
February 24, 2016
Employees from Willmar Municipal Utilities and Quam Construction work together Wednesday to repair a burst water main at Willmar Avenue and Seventh Street Southwest in Willmar.
Water main bursts Wednesday by Hodapp Field in Willmar
February 24, 2016 - 11:45pm