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LSS plans bicycle recycling event July 16


Lutheran Social Service operates the Bicycle Recycling Program as part of its Independent Living Skills classes for youth. 

The program collects bicycles from the community, repairs them, and then issues them to those who need transportation or recreation options. The next recycling day is planned 10 a.m. to 2 pm. July 16 at the Northern Pines Mental Health Center Building on Ninth and Maple streets. 

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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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