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May 24, 2016
Jasmine Cain plays Taiko drums Tuesday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)play button
Willmar ALC students to perform Japanese drumming Thursday
May 24, 2016 - 11:43pm
June 9, 2015
Elijah McClenahan focuses a sunbeam to write his initials during a science class on light on Tuesday at the Alternative Learning Center in Willmar. The school’s first full-fledged summer school runs four days a week June 3-July 2. It offers social studies, communications, math, as well as science, for credit recovery. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
First full-time ALC summer school session begins
June 9, 2015 - 11:11pm
May 22, 2015
Back stage Friday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center, the Class of 2015 receives congratulations following the 27th annual Willmar Area Learning Center Graduation Ceremony. Seen here, from right, are Julie Stubblefield, Brooke Paradee and Brianna Castro. Eleven of the 20 graduates walked. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
ALC grads hurdle obstacles to get their diplomas
May 22, 2015 - 11:32pm
December 14, 2012
Bob Enos, a second-degree karate black belt from Willmar, Minn., demonstrates a defensive move with help from Anthony Birrueta during a physical education class at the Willmar Area Learning Center. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Karate lessons demand discipline & more at Area Learning Center in Willmar, Minn. (video)
December 14, 2012 - 4:34pm
May 19, 2012
Graduates Sonia Garcia, left, and Nichole Lopez are greeted in the receiving line Friday following the 24th annual Willmar Area Learning Center graduation ceremony at the Willmar Education and Arts Center auditorium. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
New graduates celebrate
May 19, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2011
Skyler Larson, left, shows Carly Wenberg his diploma following the 23rd annual Willmar Area Learning Center graduation ceremony Friday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. Nine students from the Area Learning Center earned their high school diplomas in the class of 2011. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Showing off a new diploma
May 28, 2011 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
Area Learning Center graduate Allison Peterson receives a hug Thursday from fellow grad Dominic Montoya following a ceremony at the Willmar Education and Arts Center rehearsal hall. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Area Learning Center grads' ceremony tiny, but bursting with joy, pride
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
Nick Petersen clears brush and small trees from the property line Wednesday at DEMO Inc. in rural Svea. Peterson and fellow Area Learning Center students volunteered for the community service project and planted a vegetable garden and lilies, and filled in holes in the lawn at the site. DEMO Inc. is a nonprofit organization that promotes the arts. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Students volunteer to help nonprofit arts center plant garden
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
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