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Willmar, Minn., Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center to open as usual today


WILLMAR -- The Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center in Willmar will open at noon today as scheduled.

The pool has not been closed, but rumors of closure are circulating in the community and on Facebook.

"We have no knowledge that there is anything wrong with our pool," Steve Brisendine, director of Community Education and Recreation, said this morning.

Brisendine said he has received questions about the rumors and will provide updates for the community as he learns more.

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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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