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The 2008 Minnesota school board season was uncommonly action-packed, with several hotly contested races and crowded candidate slates.


Things have cooled down considerably.

As the 5 p.m. deadline to file for school board drew near Tuesday, school leaders in a number of area districts waited anxiously. Fewer candidates had turned up than there were seats up for grabs. And since some hadn't run into that predicament before, they weren't even sure what to do.

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