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Big school budget decisions are coming Tuesday

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WORTHINGTON -- D-Day for District 518 budget cuts is Tuesday night, when the Board of Education expects to arrive at $500,000 or more in reductions for 2006-2007. Deeper cuts are in store for 2007-2008 if a new operating referendum fails to pass in November, but on Tuesday, chairman Bob Jirele said, the board will concentrate its attention on next year.


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Doug Wolter
Doug Wolter is the Daily Globe sports editor. He served as sports reporter, then sports editor, news editor and finally managing editor at the Daily Globe for 22 years before leaving for seven years to work as night news editor at the Mankato Free Press in Mankato. Doug now lives in Worthington with his wife, Sandy. They have three children and six grandchildren. Doug, retired after a lengthy career in fast-pitch softball, enjoys reading, strumming his acoustic guitar and hanging around his grandchildren. He self-publishes short stories in his spare time. One of his stories, "The Genuine One," is being distributed by a national publisher.
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