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Doris Mejia, left, and Jorge Flores look over some of Mejia's class notes Thursday during their Adult Basic Education English class held at the Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)

Numerous reasons for learning English

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WILLMAR -- Antonio Vazques of Willmar has an important reason for learning English in the classrooms of Willmar's Adult Basic Education program.


Vazques, 36, owns Estrella Bakery in downtown Willmar. He said he believes his already successful business could do even better if he spoke better English.

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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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