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Oberstar's mark on Crow Wing County


With the passing of Jim Oberstar I couldn’t help but be reminded of the several projects that I had the opportunity to be part of and work directly with him while serving as the Crow Wing County Engineer. There is no question that he was a true champion at the federal level for transportation, not only highways — roads and bridges — but for all transportation modes. He was passionate about safe air travel and essential air service for rural communities.

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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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