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BRAINERD SCHOOL BOARD: Potential cuts pegged at $4 million


If the Brainerd School District continues to maintain its unreserved fund balance at its 5-7 percent target, then $4 million would need to be cut from the budget during the next two years, school board Finance Committee members learned Thursday in a lengthy meeting.

What would $4 million in budget cuts look like in the Brainerd School District? 

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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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