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This is the weekend the Brainerd lakes area is in the spotlight as Minnesota’s favorite playground. Serving as the site of the Minnesota 2014 Governor’s Fishing Opener means that media outlets from far and wide will focus their attention on the area lakes and other recreational attractions we get to enjoy year-round.


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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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