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Candidates at Willmar, Minn., school board forum show similarities


WILLMAR -- The six candidates for Willmar School Board agreed on many issues at a candidate forum Tuesday, as they offered opinions on vouchers, school improvement and school lunches.

Don Thorpe, Sahra Gure, Jackie Saulsbury, Liz VanDerBill, Mike Carlson and Mike Reynolds participated in the 90-minute forum sponsored by the Willmar area League of Women Voters. The six candidates are competing for four seats on the School Board.

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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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