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Firefighters respond


The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls Sunday and Monday.

Monday’s calls started out at 5:32 a.m. at 511 D St., to what turned out to be a false alarm; at 11:35 a.m., there was another false alarm at Wausau Paper; and at 2:15 p.m., firefighters were called out to 618 Circle Pines Dr., to burnt bacon.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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