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Willmar School Board to hear audit report at Monday meeting

A report on the annual audit and canvassing the vote from the Nov. 8 election are on the agenda for the Willmar School Board at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.

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WILLMAR — The Willmar School Board will hear a report on its annual audit when it meets Monday.

The board meets at 4:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.

The recently completed audit covers the 2022 fiscal year, from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022.

The board will canvass the returns from the Nov. 8 election and make the election results official. Incumbents Mary Amon, Randy Frederickson and Jay Lawton were re-elected to four-year terms.

Other items on the agenda include a contract to complete air conditioning work at Kennedy Elementary School, labor agreements and revising substitute pay rates.

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The board makes time for public comments twice during each meeting. Comments on items on the agenda are allowed at the beginning of the meeting, and comments not related to the meeting’s agenda are allowed at the end of the meeting.

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In 42 years in the newspaper industry, Linda Vanderwerf has worked at several daily newspapers in Minnesota, including the Mesabi Daily News, now called the Mesabi Tribune in Virginia. Previously, she worked for the Las Cruces Sun-News in New Mexico and the Rapid City Journal in the Black Hills of South Dakota. She has been a reporter at the West Central Tribune for nearly 27 years.

Vanderwerf can be reached at email: lvanderwerf@wctrib.com or phone 320-214-4340
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