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East Gull Lake to be reimbursed for trail extension


BACKUS — Cass County commissioners voted Tuesday to execute an agreement with the city of East Gull Lake to reimburse the city up to $70,000 toward the city’s recreational trail extension planned for this summer.

The county had pledged its support for the extension earlier. The money will be transferred through the county highway department.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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