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Willmar OKs 1.3 percent preliminary levy increase for next year


WILLMAR -- A preliminary property tax for the Willmar School District projects an increase of about 1.3 percent for 2011.

The Willmar School Board approved a preliminary levy of $6.9 million Monday for its portion of the overall tax bill for property owners in Kandiyohi County. The levy is the maximum the state allows and an $87,000 increase over this year's school property taxes.

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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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