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Wausau Paper is a bright spot of economic development in the area for 2010 with

Brainerd leads state in unwelcomed category — jobless - Top 10 stories 2010


In 2010, Brainerd stood out among all cities in the state with populations of more than 10,000, but the category wasn’t one worth cheering.

However, a $27 million investment in Wausau Paper’s Brainerd mill was welcome news and the company announced it was expected to provide long-term stability for jobs here. 

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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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