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No news on new air carrier


Airport Manager Steve Sievek reported Tuesday he had not received any communication from with Great Lakes Airlines since it announced its bid to replace Delta Airline as the primary air carrier at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. Airport officials had asked the U.S. Department of Transportation to rebid the Brainerd proposal but no response had been received.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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