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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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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Honoring the legacy of Bill Graves: Centerpiece wall of unique Domino’s store in Willmar tells his story

WILLMAR — Before his death in a plane crash on Feb. 4, 2015, William "Bill" Graves had recently celebrated the ...
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Workshop explores industrial hemp value chain

WILLMAR—In an effort to diversify their farming operation, the Hultgren family planted 40 acres of organic industrial hemp this year ...
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