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The Willmar School District has received little interest in the former Lincoln Elementary School building since the school closed two years ago. Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard says he wants to sell the building or tear it down. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Lincoln school building in Willmar, Minn., may be demolished

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WILLMAR -- After generating little interest in three years on the market, the former Lincoln Elementary School in Willmar may be nearing its last days.


The Willmar School Board discussed demolishing the building at its meeting last week.

The school was closed several years ago when the district reorganized and consolidated its operation, closing two small, aging buildings.

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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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