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Drinking party crackdown


Those under 21 caught drinking alcohol at a party are often cited by law enforcement officers with a misdemeanor charge. 

Under a proposal being considered by the Brainerd City Council, the hosts of the party could be criminally liable, too. 

The council on Monday held the first reading on a social host ordinance, aimed at curbing underage drinking parties.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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