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

A tangled web of trade and tariffs: Speakers in Willmar discuss Minnesota impact, especially on agriculture

WILLMAR — Minnesota is a major player in both domestic and international trade. For businesses, producers, manufacturers and consumers, the ...
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Spurs Grill & Bar opens in downtown Willmar: Dream come true for owner

The opening of Spurs Grill & Bar in downtown Willmar took about three years longer than expected, but the wait ...
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Redevelopment reigns on Willmar’s First Street amid flurry of commercial construction

WILLMAR — It has been a good couple of years for new development in Willmar. From 2016 through 2017, there ...
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15th Street Flats expected to break ground next month

WILLMAR—The way is clear for Commonwealth Development to break ground 15th Street Flats, the new multi-unit housing project which will ...
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