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Lashelle Boyd (left), Shyla Lussier, and Sage Boyd of Nay Ah Shing School enacte

American Indian students develop school market plan


Central Lakes College recently hosted the American Indian Business Leader Student Camp in Brainerd.

Students age 11-16 from Nay Ah Shing School, Onamia, prepared a business plan for the creation of the Maiingan School Store to raise funds for a number of worthy endeavors, including books for the library and healthy snacks for vending machine dispensing.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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