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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
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
Wind turbines to be shut down for scheduled maintenance
December 21, 2015 - 11:27pm
June 23, 2015
A nine-mile-an-hour wind out of the west turns the  Willmar Municipal Utilities two wind turbines Tuesday as vehicles speed past them on Business 71. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Wind turbines on track to hit output goal
June 23, 2015 - 11:19pm
May 26, 2015
Willmar considers renewable energy rate
May 26, 2015 - 11:21pm
May 11, 2015
Report: Willmar’s wind turbines work well
May 11, 2015 - 11:27pm
July 14, 2014
Visible and frustrating: Utilities chief sees more timely response to turbine issues than warranty provider
July 14, 2014 - 10:37pm
June 11, 2014
Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission members have questions about the utility’s two wind turbines as expiration of the turbines’ extended warranty nears. Tribune file photo
Warranty about to expire: Utilities Commission seeks answers to wind turbine questions
June 11, 2014 - 10:58pm
November 7, 2013
Willmar wind turbines return to service
November 7, 2013 - 11:25pm
October 8, 2013
Willmar wind turbines continue to be out of service
October 8, 2013 - 3:01pm
August 27, 2013
New London-Spicer Superintendent Paul Carlson on Monday demonstrates the new security system installed at the district’s school buildings for school board members. Tribune Photo by Gretchen Schlosser
NLS School Board, Minn., reaches agreement on wind turbine
August 27, 2013 - 11:35pm
April 1, 2013
Willmar, Minn., turbines perform as projected, review shows
April 1, 2013 - 10:53pm
January 31, 2013
Energy output of Willmar wind turbines improves over last three years
January 31, 2013 - 10:43pm