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!”

Latest News

Willmar sells land for package sorting, distribution facility

WILLMAR—A purchase agreement for 14.46 acres of land in the Willmar Industrial Park has been signed between the city of ...
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Ridgewater brings $170 million to area’s economy, study says

WILLMAR—Ridgewater College contributes more than $170 million to the region's economy, according to a study by the Minnesota State system ...
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Rezoning in Willmar Industrial Park could bring increased day care spots

WILLMAR — The Willmar Planning Commission and Willmar City Council have paved the way for a possible commercial day care ...
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RockStep continues to envision a successful future for Kandi Mall

WILLMAR—While he wasn't able to give any specifics about possible new stores opening up in Willmar's Kandi Mall, Andy Weiner, ...
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