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May 11, 2014
Mahmoud Omer, left, gets help with his math worksheet from Cathy Nilles, a teacher in the English Learner program, during a class April 29 at the Willmar Middle School. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Newcomer students finding their way in Willmar
May 11, 2014 - 11:22pm
April 29, 2014
New round of nutrition guidelines coming for schools
April 29, 2014 - 11:35pm
April 21, 2014
Goggleye recounts struggles of dealing with dyslexia all the way through graduate school
April 21, 2014 - 4:30am
Kennedy Elementary School principal Todd Goggleye, from left, talks recently with Cameron Selander and Israel Sonara in their classroom at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar. Goggleye has dyslexia, a learning disability that he rarely discussed until recently. He has been sharing his story with students facing similar struggles, giving the students a real-life example of someone who achieved his educational goals despite the challenges of his learning disability. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
By succeeding with dyslexia, Kennedy Elementary principal shows kids ‘you can be anything you want’
April 21, 2014 - 4:30am
April 19, 2014
Willmar Schools realigning program for English Learners to serve greater number of students
April 19, 2014 - 5:00am
December 7, 2013
Willmar School Board to select new member Monday
December 7, 2013 - 12:05pm
Willmar Middle School Assistant Principal Beckie Simenson, left, talks Friday with eighth-graders Jordyn Swoboda, center, and Maddie Thaden. Simenson has been honored as Minnesota Secondary Level Assistant Principal of the Year. The two students wrote a nomination at the beginning of the process nearly a year ago. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Willmar Middle School Principal Simenson wins statewide recognition
December 7, 2013 - 5:08am
October 16, 2013
A helicopter flies back and forth over Hodapp Field Wednesday afternoon in an effort to speed up the drying of the grass in time for Wednesday night’s football game. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Blow dried: School district hires helo to dry Hodapp Field for season finale football game (with video)
October 16, 2013 - 11:14pm
June 1, 2013
Editorial: Willmar iPad plan has great first year
June 1, 2013 - 6:00am
April 10, 2013
Frances Hendershott, a school volunteer, left, helps Kowsar Kosar navigate through an iBook lesson at the Willmar Middle School. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Retired Willmar, Minn., teacher still feeling the call of the class
April 10, 2013 - 10:37pm
Nic Mead, left, and Brayden Sunder take notes use iBooks on their iPads in Ann Hendershott's classroom at the Willmar Middle School. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Symbol of future for America’s students offers a look back at a defining event of nation’s past
April 10, 2013 - 10:24pm
April 3, 2013
Meghan Weiss, from left, Ava Brogren, Shaleya Morales, Brooklyn Mueske and Alisae Ramirez take turns reading their lines in a short play in their third-grade classroom at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar benefits and faces challenges with its minority students
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
February 11, 2013
Enrollment jumps help bottom line in Willmar, Minn., School District
February 11, 2013 - 10:06pm
January 10, 2013
Orchestra instructor Lisa Zeller, right, helps Darren Seubert tune his bass during fourth-grade orchestra  rehearsal Tuesday at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Music Matters hosting Jazz in January event to raise money for orchestra program in Willmar, Minn.
January 10, 2013 - 10:10am