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Brainerd City Council members Gary Scheeler (left) and Dale Parks prepare to bury a time box on the east side of Brainerd City Hall Monday. The capsule is schedule to be opened in 50 years. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd History Week kicks off


It's a celebration of the people.

The successes. The hard lessons learned. The obstacles overcome.

Brainerd History Week is a time for residents to come together and share stories, organizers say.

The week of activities runs through Sunday.

It officially started Monday morning in front of city hall, where about 100 city, county and state leaders, as well as Brainerd residents, gathered.

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