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Human Resources Director Bill Busta is pictured Monday during the School Board meeting. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Teacher layoffs are finalized by Willmar Board; officials review budget revision

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WILLMAR -- The Willmar School Board has adopted a final list of tenured employees to be laid off, and a much-loved music teacher's name was not on the list.


The School Board voted at a special meeting on Monday to reduce the contracts of nine employees by 3 to 20 days and to lay off one full-time foreign language teacher, Christena Svoboda Ojeda.

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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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