Prinsburg News

03/07/2018 10:08 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Rep. Miller wants money to help businesses hurt by Benson Power shutdown 

In an effort to assist local businesses that are being negatively impacted due to the closure of Benson Power, State Representative Tim Miller of Prinsburg is sponsoring legislation that would help these companies recoup some of their losses... ...Miller points to companies such as North American Fertilizer and local trucking companies as examples of those who took significant financial hits.

11/10/2017 08:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Opioid addiction devastates Minn. veteran's family, who are now hoping to help others 

John Schlegel and his family, during a moment of happiness. Schlegel is the son of Brian and Kristin Schlegel, and was born in Willmar.

11/10/2017 03:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Stonebridge residents asked to approve tax to buy golf course 

If anyone is willing to pay an extra $75 in property taxes each month, it might be a resident of the Stonebridge subdivision near Gretna . That's what the average homeowner there would pay under a proposal on the Nov. 18 ballot from the Stonebridge Neighborhood Improvement and Beautification District to buy the subdivision's 27-hole golf course and clubhouse and revitalize the property as a social center for residents and the public.

09/24/2017 09:41 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as... 

David Lamas, corporate recruiter for Duininck Incorporated, said the company has found success by recruiting workers from racial and ethnic minorities in the region. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn.-When residents of the Upper Minnesota River Valley are surveyed on the challenges the region faces, the number one response is "a lack of jobs.'