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Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
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November 17, 2009
Update: Blind man run over at busy intersection, in critical condition
Update 4:50 P.M. WILLMAR -- A 58-year-old Willmar man, who is blind, is in critical condition after he was run over by a vehicle and sustained chest injuries around 6 p.m. Monday at the intersection of First Street and 19th Avenue. According to police reports, Thomas Dennis Sykora...
November 17, 2009 - 4:15pm
November 13, 2009
Trott Avenue Southwest, 11th Street Southwest to open at 6 p.m. today
WILLMAR -- Willmar City officials say Trott Avenue Southwest from 10th Street Southwest to 16th Street Southwest and 11th Street Southwest from Trott Avenue to Trunk Highway 12 will be open to traffic at 6 p.m. today. The city said work on both roadways is completed for the 2009...
November 13, 2009 - 3:08pm
November 5, 2009
Willmar City Council approves amended street closure policy
WILLMAR -- The Willmar City Council has approved an amended street closure policy that lets the council decide whether or not to close a street without fear of possible liability repercussions arising from the closure. The amended policy was approved 6-2 Monday night with Ron Christianson,...
November 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2009
Pulled from scene
October 30, 2009 - 12:00am
September 25, 2009
Portion of Trott Avenue SW in Willmar to close for reconstruction
Part of Trott Avenue Southwest in Willmar will be closed, starting next week, to allow for street reconstruction, city officials announced today. The construction zone is from 14th Street Southwest to 16th Street Southwest. The project calls for reconstruction of the entire roadway....
September 25, 2009 - 12:44pm
Project on Willmar Avenue SW starts next week
Construction on Willmar Avenue Southwest is scheduled to start next week, the city of Willmar announced today. The project encompasses Willmar Avenue from 22nd Street Southwest to Highway 40. It calls for the construction of storm sewer and water main in the proposed new Willmar...
September 25, 2009 - 11:34am
September 17, 2009
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
September 17, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Cartoon by Mike Thompson
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2009
City closes portion of 11th Street Southwest for reconstruction
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar announces today it has closed a portion of 11th Street Southwest from Trott Avenue Southwest to Litchfield Avenue Southwest for a reconstruction project. The project calls for rebuilding the entire 11th Street roadway from Trott Avenue to Litchfield...
September 10, 2009 - 10:10am
August 21, 2009
That old water and electricity thing
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Cost next step being considered in sweeper suggestion
WILLMAR -- The city of Willmar Public Works Department is recommending the city buy a new vacuum-type street sweeper capable of removing finer debris particles than the present brush-type sweeper to comply with stricter storm water pollution prevention rules. But first, the Public...
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
July 30, 2009
Committee takes no action on street sweeper purchase
WILLMAR -- Two Willmar City Council members say they want more information before they decide whether to support a request to buy a second street sweeper for the Public Works Department. City officials say a second sweeper would help the city comply with a state pollution control...
July 30, 2009 - 12:00am
July 11, 2009
Main Street member seeking remedy to downtown garbage can problem; issue hampers organization's efforts, he says
WILLMAR -- During the past four years, Main Street Willmar has placed nine big brown garbage cans around the central business district.
July 11, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
Intersection wreaks havoc
WILLMAR -- A 1993 Ford Tempo and a 2005 Ford Focus collided Tuesday morning at the intersection of South First Street and Willmar Avenue. The...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
July 7, 2009
Done for another year
July 7, 2009 - 12:00am