November 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The Willmar City Council will be required to adopt parliamentary rules of procedure but not necessarily those listed in a City Charter amendment.
August 7, 2012 in The Osakis Review
Calling young people to greatness has been Phil Grant’s lifelong personal mission. It is that mission that brings him to Central Minnesota in general, and Osakis and the Lakes Area Charter School (LACS) in particular, as their new director. Continue Reading
July 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The Willmar Charter Commission is planning to ask voters to consider a number of amendments to the city charter, but is waiting for City Attorney Robert Scott to decide whether the amendments must first be legally published in the official newspaper.
February 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Television reception for most non-high definition channels on Charter Communications in the Willmar market have been suffering significant interference since about 6 p.m. Sunday night. This includes the KARE11 affiliate of NBC, which is carrying the Super Bowl game between the New England Patriots and New York Giants. Continue Reading
January 17, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The Willmar Charter Commission voted today to take to voters the amended City Charter that the City Council failed to support earlier this month. Continue Reading
December 16, 2011 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The Willmar City Council will take public comments during a hearing at 7:02 p.m. Monday to consider an ordinance amending the City Charter. The hearing will be held during the council’s regular meeting in the chambers at the Municipal Utilities Building, 700 Litchfield Ave. S.W.
June 10, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun
A new church in Jamestown will sign a charter Sunday that will serve as a permanent record of its first membership roll.
New Hope Free Lutheran Church will hold its chartering ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1201 Fourth St. N.E.
New Hope is part of Association of Free Lutheran Churches, which leaves all decisions up to individual member churches.
January 23, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press
Minnesota has the nation’s strongest charter school law for the second year in a row, according to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools’ second annual ranking of state charter school laws. Continue Reading
January 5, 2011 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Should the Willmar City Charter continue to require that people appointed to city boards and commissions live within the city limits?
November 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Most Willmar City Council members believe the mayor should retain the power to veto council action on ordinances and resolution.