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Break may assist local kids out of school due to the flu

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WILLMAR -- Three days off from school later this week may help slow down the spread of flu-like illnesses in schools, Willmar Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard said Monday.


Kjergaard presented a pandemic flu plan to the Willmar School Board at its Monday meeting.

Kjerga-ard said children in the district have been absent with flu-like illnesses.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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