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Nathan Neuvirth, 12, of Willmar highlights his red desk top with yellow dashes on Monday. He will be a seventh-grader this fall at the DREAM Technical Academy on the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)

Charter school students prepare for school year by painting their own desks


WILLMAR — Lime green, bright blue, black, white, red and Vikings-worthy purple paint were mostly on the desks and a little bit on the students of the new DREAM Technical Academy in Willmar.

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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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