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Zebra mussels found in Gilbert, North Long lakes

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Property owners on one of two Brainerd area lakes where adult zebra mussels were recently discovered expressed disappointment at the news on Thursday.


The DNR on Thursday reported the discovery of the zebra mussels and declared both Gilbert Lake and North Long Lake as infested.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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