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Neighbors raise concern about Strawberry lake development


A proposed development off Strawberry Lake Road in Pequot Lakes, raised concern from residents about tree removal and lake water protection.

The heavily wooded 15.27 acres of land with 10 lots called Ossie Lake Shores is between Lake Ossawinnamakee and Strawberry Lake in Ideal Township. The land proposed for the development borders both lakes.

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Renee Richardson
Richardson is a Pacelli High School graduate from Austin, Minn., who earned an applied science degree from the University of Minnesota, Waseca, with an emphasis in horse management. She worked extensively in the resort industry. She received an associate’s degree from Central Lakes College, where she was editor of the Westbank Journal student newspaper, as well as a summer intern at the Dispatch. She graduated from St. Cloud State University summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and interned at the St. Cloud Times covering business while attending SCSU. She's been with the Brainerd Dispatch since 1996.
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