Site Manager:Penny Dahlberg
Facility Address: 153 4th St. N.
Kandiyohi, MN 56251
Mailing Address: PO Box 15
Kandiyohi, MN 56251

Palmer Bus Service has been serving the Willmar community by safely transporting students since 1982. We safely transport about 700 students each school day for Willmar Schools.

Willmar School District #347 consists of Willmar Senior High School and Middle School, as well as Kennedy, Lakeland and Roosevelt Elementary Schools.

The Willmar community is located in Kandiyohi County, Minnesota and is about 90 miles west of the Twin Cities.

Penny Dahlberg manages Palmer Bus Service of Kandiyohi, MN. Penny has been involved in the busing industry since 1996 when she started driving for Palmer Bus Service. In her spare time, Penny enjoys the outdoors. Her favorite part of her job is seeing the students grow and change.

Our Willmar Team


Award Winning Driver for Palmer Bus Service of Willmar 2017-2018

Willmar - Paul Mensing

After 35 years as a over the road trucker Paul joined us January 23, 2017. Paul and his wife live in Atwater MN. Here is how Paul lives out the Core Values at Palmer Bus Service.

#1. SAFETY -  Safety is Paul's #1 concern after all of his years on the road.

#2. INTEGRITY - Paul always acts in a Professional manner.

#3. DIGNITY  - Every morning Paul arrives at work with a smile on his face and a Good Morning for all. He treats all with Dignity.

#4. HELP - Paul is willing to help out where ever he is needed. Drive what ever bus I need him to drive. This year he missed one day of work and it was for his Mothers funeral. Always makes sure appointments are scheduled between routes.

#5.COMMUNITY -  Paul is Responsible and has no shame in owning up to any mistakes. Never has excuses or blames others.

Penny Dahlberg