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West Fargo High school students wear shirts in support of former journalism adviser Jeremy Murphy on Monday night at the West Fargo School Board meeting. David Samson / The Forum

Board votes to hire new paper adviser

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West Fargo High School students were emotional Monday after learning that teacher Jeremy Murphy won't get his job back as the student newspaper adviser.


About 75 students, teachers, parents and union officials attended the School Board meeting with hopes of convincing the board to reinstate Murphy. The 28-year-old was removed from advising The Packer last month due to a "difference in philosophy" with administrators.

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