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Rudy Vigil of WRAC8 tapes Early Childhood Coordinator Jodi Wambeke as she reads a story from the Ben and Bella series Thursday in the basement of Jefferson School. The local access cable channel and early childhood program are teaming up to create a series of programs aimed at helping kids who are learning English. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

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WILLMAR -- Ben and Bella will be making their television debut in Willmar next week.

Ben, a young bear, and Bella, a friendly hippo, are the stars of a new read-along series, "Ben and Bella Read Along," produced for Willmar Regional Access Channels.


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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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