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Islamic Society of Willmar, Minn., is potential Garfield buyer


WILLMAR -- The Islamic Society of Willmar made an offer on Aug. 9 to purchase the northern half of the Garfield School property in southwest Willmar.

The Willmar School Board announced the name of the potential buyer after an hour-long closed meeting this morning to discuss the offer. The name had not been disclosed before today.

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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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