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The slate of potential replacements for Brainerd City Council President Bonnie Cumberland, who died unexpectedly last month, is impressive in its size and in its relative youth.


It’s heartening that 11 people are willing to step forward and offer their services on the city council. It’s often a thankless task and one that can consume considerable time.

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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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