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An unidentified student works with a new iPad at the New London-Spicer middle and high school library. The district, seeking a $1.5 million levy for its increased tehnology needs, is one of seven area districts asking voters to approve levies this month. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Seven area school districts holding levy votes Tuesday


Seven school districts in the area will conduct referendums Tuesday asking voters to approve levies.

They join about one-third of Minnesota's school districts in seeking voter approval to raise or maintain funding for their budgets.

In the area, Willmar, Montevideo, BOLD, Dawson-Boyd, Redwood Valley and Benson districts are seeking levies to pay for school operations.

New London-Spicer is seeking a levy to improve technology capabilities in the district.

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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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