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February 18, 2013
A vehicle makes its way slowly through the drifting snow Monday south of Willmar, Minn. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar, Minn., buses return kids to school Monday, all goes smoothly
February 18, 2013 - 10:47pm
Willmar buses returning to schools
February 18, 2013 - 2:05pm
February 11, 2013
Willmar School Board meets this afternoon
February 11, 2013 - 11:34am
February 6, 2013
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New Plateaus blog: Classical academy teaches young students to learn
February 6, 2013 - 8:53am
February 5, 2013
MnSCU, union reach tentative contract agreement
February 5, 2013 - 4:19pm
February 1, 2013
Willmar wins financial reporting award
February 1, 2013 - 11:21pm
Dental student Mike Thompson, left, and dental assistant Kim Moline do a checkup Friday on Grecia Delgadillo, 8, of Kerkhoven, during Give Kids a Smile at Rice Regional Dental Clinic.  Tribune photos by Ron Adams
Dental students give back through volunteering and public service
February 1, 2013 - 11:07pm
January 25, 2013
Willmar, Minn., officials enthused by proposed kindergarten funding
January 25, 2013 - 11:12pm
January 23, 2013
First-grade students Danunte Sasse, 7, left, and Ethyn Grabow, 6, eat their lunches Wednesday at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Roosevelt has joined Kennedy Elementary School as winners of the Department of Agriculture’s Gold Award for their efforts to makes school menus healthier and for promoting physical activity. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar, Minn., elementary schools recognized for promoting healthy choices
January 23, 2013 - 11:13pm
Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius says the plan proposed Monday by Gov. Mark Dayton would help schools meet key goals such as preparing children for kindergarten, hitting reading benchmarks in elementary and high school and upping graduation rates. AP photo
Minnesota schools would have more money, control under plan
January 23, 2013 - 11:09pm
January 21, 2013
Carol Falkowski tells teachers attending a Minnesota River Valley Education District session of workshops about the emerging problems with the abuse of prescription narcotics and synthetic drugs, often marketed as bath salts and research chemicals.  Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Prescription drugs, synthetic drugs emerge as big problems for Minnesota youth
January 21, 2013 - 10:59pm
High school graduation rate highest since 1976
January 21, 2013 - 10:48pm
January 18, 2013
University of Minn. offers tuition freeze
January 18, 2013 - 3:00am
January 15, 2013
NLS School Board in west central Minnesota starts budget cutting process
January 15, 2013 - 11:21pm
Students wait to get on the bus following classes Tuesday at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Willmar, Minn., school leadership calling for timely evaluation of facilities
January 15, 2013 - 11:19pm