WHAT'S OPEN/CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY
The Brainerd Dispatch business office will be closed Friday. There will be a newspaper published on Friday and the weekend edition will come out Saturday morning.
Mail will be delivered on Friday, but not Saturday.
Some banks and financial institutions may be closed Friday.
Many convenience stores, grocery stores and retail stores will be open during regular business hours New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
Government offices, including Brainerd and Baxter offices as well as Crow Wing County and Cass County offices, will be closed Friday.
The Crow Wing County Public Transit will not operate on Friday.
The Brainerd Public Library will be close at 5 p.m. Friday and will be closed Saturday.