West Central Minnesota’s Business Hub

Open for Business

Kandiyohi County is the heart of West Central Minnesota’s business hub. Our thriving economy draws commerce and workforce from all six surrounding counties, creating a vibrant and growing business community. The Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission’s mission is to be a catalyst for economic growth, and we are “open for business!”

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Governor’s Fishing Opener; Governor lands bass but not a walleye

SPICER — Governor Mark Dayton led his boatmates by catching three of the eight largemouth bass they landed and released ...
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Willmar Lakes Area expects economic boost from Governor’s Fishing Opener

WILLMAR — The Willmar Lakes Area is hoping to not only catch some big fish during the 2018 Minnesota Governor's ...
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Lettuce Abound Farms harvest first aeroponics crop

NEW LONDON — With plates heaped high with at least five varieties of lettuce picked that morning at an aeroponics ...
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Highway 23 “gaps” did not receive Corridors of Commerce funding

St. PAUL - The hopes of local officials that the Highway 23 “gap” between New London and Paynesville and other, ...
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