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Dempsey Schroeder performs his rendition of the Beatles hit "Hey Jude" during an interview Tuesday at the Tribune. Schroeder has produced a CD of original tunes. that he will be selling Thursday at Becker Market. The CD will also be on sale at a variety of local stores. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)

Willmar grad selling CD of songs inspired by teachers


WILLMAR -- A recent Willmar High School graduate has found a unique way to honor some of his former teachers.

Dempsey Schroeder of Pennock has written a series of songs inspired by the coaches and teachers he knew in high school. A CD of the songs will be sold this summer to benefit Willmar Music Matters.

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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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