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December 9, 2017
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Willmar School Board to meet Monday, also conduct Truth-in-Taxation hearing
December 9, 2017 - 10:25am
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Kennedy Elementary School interventionist Rosanne Kath leads a reading activity Thursday in teacher Anna Mullarky’s fifth-grade classroom. The Willmar School District is having difficulty hiring many positions, from teachers to interventionists, like Kath, who provide intense, small-group instruction focusing on students' specific needs.
Help wanted at Willmar Public Schools: Still jobs to fill three months in
December 9, 2017 - 7:19am
December 8, 2017
Hudda Ibrahim, a professor at St. Cloud Technical and Community College, speaks on the experience of Somali immigrants during a Cultural Thursday talk at Central Lakes College. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
November 29, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Gladie Hagen presented BOLD School Board members with a 328-signature petition urging them to keep John Dotson as Superintendent of Schools, and rescind a previous action not to extend his contract. "Please do not spend district funds to hire a search firm when we already have a highly qualified superintendent in Mr. Dotson," she told board members Monday.
Petition asks BOLD to keep superintendent
November 29, 2017 - 6:27am
November 21, 2017
High school zombie homework causes controversy
November 21, 2017 - 12:42pm
August 25, 2017
Minn. health officials say measles outbreak is over
August 25, 2017 - 5:51pm
June 3, 2017
Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Moorhead, Minn. David Samson / Forum News Service
How one Minnesota state program is helping college students graduate with nearly no debt
June 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 1, 2017
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Roosevelt Elementary School DARE graduation
February 1, 2017 - 4:14pm
December 2, 2016
Students in the Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities class participate in a discussion about the class Thursday with representatives of Sen. Al Franken at the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. Pictured, from left, are Miranda Lang, an ACGC senior; Kali Jensen, a Willmar senior; Ashton Hedman, an NLS junior; and Wyatt Allen, an NLS junior; Ryan Thielen of Procore; Sara Carlson of the Willmar Area Community Foundation; and teacher Tyler Gehrking.

Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune
Franken's staff visits Willmar to learn about CEO program
December 2, 2016 - 8:00am
July 28, 2016
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
July 28, 2016 - 3:06pm
July 19, 2016
Minnesota college to offer live streamed courses
July 19, 2016 - 7:56am
July 13, 2016
Board, teachers to try again for contract settlement in Willmar
July 13, 2016 - 12:15am
July 11, 2016
School Board approves floor plan for Willmar Senior High addition
July 11, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 23, 2016
Margaret Biggerstaff, coordinator for the West Central Achievement and Integration Collaboration, demonstrates ways to help students learn math differently during a summer program involving seven area school district. The first session was held in the New London-Spicer School District. The second session begins in August in Willmar. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Area summer program makes sense of math
June 23, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 16, 2016
MACCRAY School Board members are pursuing a single-campus plan for the school district. The East Elementary in Raymond is shown above. (FILE | TRIBUNE)
MACCRAY to pursue single campus
June 16, 2016 - 11:57pm
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