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Abdi Hussen, left, of Willmar meets Senate candidate Larry Rice of Willmar during a meet the candidates session held Thursday at the cafeteria at Ridgewater College in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Politicians visit with Ridgewater students


WILLMAR -- Ridgewater College students had a chance Thursday in the school's cafeteria to question candidates for office.

Most of the people running for local legislative seats were there, along with some city, county and congressional candidates. Several third-party candidates for statewide office attended, too.

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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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