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New London, Spicer communities share food and fellowship during annual Thanksgiving meal
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'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
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October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
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Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
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Emma Anne Williams
November 7, 2017
Kandiyohi County OKs drainage permits for wye project
WILLMAR — A pair of drainage permits for the railroad bypass project west of Willmar smoothly cleared the hurdle Tuesday for approval...
November 7, 2017 - 11:09pm
June 24, 2017
County to seek state funding for rail corridor overpass
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County will ask for $3.9 million in state bond funds this coming year for the construction of an overpass at the south...
June 24, 2017 - 5:54am
April 25, 2017
Kandiyohi County supports cooperative agreement for rail bypass
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners formally gave its support last week to the framework of a master cooperative agreement...
April 25, 2017 - 5:57am
March 10, 2017
Letter: Many negatives with wye project
This past Thursday evening, I attended the presentation for the Willmar rail connector and Industrial Park access project (Willmar wye) at the...
March 10, 2017 - 12:57am
February 22, 2017
Kandiyohi Co. proposes new traffic option for wye corridor
WILLMAR — Daunted by the $7 million cost and uncertain funding for building an overpass at the south end of the Willmar railroad bypass,...
February 22, 2017 - 11:07am
December 28, 2016
Kandiyohi County signs agreement for final design of wye overpass
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board took another step last week toward construction of an overpass over the south end of the pending...
December 28, 2016 - 7:38am
October 22, 2016
Rail bypass funding, realignment loom large as Kandiyohi County concerns
WILLMAR – As planning and design continue on the multimillion-dollar railroad bypass west of Willmar, one big question looms for the Kandiyohi...
October 22, 2016 - 2:24am
August 2, 2016
Bypass alignment is key decision point for Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR—Determining the preferred road alignment for a railroad bypass west of Willmar will be a key decision point for Kandiyohi County...
August 2, 2016 - 11:30pm
Three road alignment options considered for Willmar Wye
WILLMAR—There are three different road alignment options still under discussion for the Willmar Rail Connector and Industrial Park project,...
August 2, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 27, 2016
MnDOT invites public to Aug. 2 open house on Willmar wye project
WILLMAR—The public is being given the opportunity to learn more about the Willmar Rail Connector and Industrial Park Access project, often called the Willmar wye, during an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Willmar Public Library. While there will not be a formal presentation...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 26, 2016
MnDOT invites public to open house on Willmar wye project
WILLMAR -- The public is being given the opportunity to learn more about the Willmar Rail Connector and Industrial Park Access project, often...
July 26, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 24, 2016
Rumor of BNSF backing out of Willmar railroad bypass project called 'ludicrous'
WILLMAR—Despite apparent rumors to the contrary, Willmar Planning and Development Director Bruce Peterson said this week, the Willmar railroad...
July 24, 2016 - 10:26pm
March 19, 2016
Highway 12 to be rerouted for Willmar railroad bypass project
WILLMAR — U.S. Highway 12 will be rerouted south of its current location from approximately Seventh Avenue Northwest to just past Kandiyohi County Road 5, as part of the Willmar railroad bypass project. The decision was made about two weeks ago, after representatives from the...
March 19, 2016 - 12:10am
February 2, 2016
Rail bypass decisions loom for Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Deadlines and decisions loom for Kandiyohi County in the pending construction of a multimillion-dollar railroad bypass west of Willmar. County officials must decide within the next month whether to go ahead and secure the south end of the bypass corridor so additional...
February 2, 2016 - 10:07pm
September 17, 2014
Feds pass on funding railroad bypass
WILLMAR — A proposal to construct a railroad bypass west of Willmar to divert possibly up to a third of the BNSF Railway trains in and out of the Willmar rail yard will not receive federal transportation funding this year, officials have learned. The proposed $50 million Willmar...
September 17, 2014 - 11:55pm