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Willmar, Minn., School Board agrees to start elementary schools 15 minutes earlier in 2013-14

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WILLMAR -- Elementary students in Willmar will begin their learning 15 minutes earlier in the next school year.

The School Board voted Monday afternoon to start school at 8:15 a.m. in the district's elementary schools, beginning in September. That will add 15 minutes to each school day.


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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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