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Local news briefs- Aug. 12


Cravaack staff members to visit Ironton, Breezy Point, Fifty Lakes 

Rep. Chip Cravaack, R-Minn., announced the area locations of mobile office visits his staff will conduct throughout the 8th Congressional District on Aug. 19.

Members of his staff will visit: Ironton City Hall (309 Third St.) from 9 to 10:30 a.m.; Fifty Lakes City Hall (40447 Town Hall Road) from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Breezy Point City Hall (8319 County Road 11) from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

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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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