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Water.

It’s the lifeblood of every golf course. Not enough and grass dries up and dies. Too much and disease sets in and grass dies.

Those in charge of achieving the correct balance are called golf course superintendents, and this summer has been a tug-of-war between watering or applying fungicides.

Throw in a recession that has course owners pinching pennies and this summer in the Brainerd lakes area has not been a vacation for them.

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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.
(218) 855-5889
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