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Foreclosures drop to lowest level since 2007


Foreclosures in Crow Wing County dropped in August to the lowest level since the recession began. 

Kathy Ludenia, Crow Wing County recorder, said the foreclosures, called sheriff’s certificates, for August totaled 16, the lowest number since December of 2007. 

“This certainly does look positive,” Ludenia said. 

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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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