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Willmar's ABE program growing: Many students learning English, becoming citizens

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WILLMAR -- Even on a quiet summer morning, the Adult Basic Education program in Willmar is a busy place.

A handful of people are studying quietly at computers or desks in one room at the Jefferson Learning Center, while next door seven people are in a beginning English class.


Across the hall, students are trickling in for the more advanced English class that is about to start.

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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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