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Visit Brainerd, Madden's, Grand View take top honors


This year’s Best of Awards were held at the Minneapolis Events Center on March 20 and saw many local resorts, tourism and social media efforts not only nominated, but also awarded as some of top honors outside the metro area. All awards are decided by Reader’s Choice for the Minnesota Meetings + Events Magazine Best of the Industry Awards winners will be highlighted in the publication’s spring issue.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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