Weather Forecast


Big changes for area Catholic churches


Father Tony Wroblewski, pastor of the Brainerd Area Catholic Churches, took time Friday to explain the new proposed layout plan for Brainerd lakes area churches that was handed down by the Duluth Diocese. The diocese laid out its plan for its groups of parishes inside the Duluth Diocese (deaneries) at a news conference on Thursday in Duluth hosted by Bishop Paul D. Sirba.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Jessi Pierce
Born: 9/28/1987 (age 24) High School: Mahtomedi High School (home of the Zephyrs) in Mahtomedi, Minn. College: Journalism and Mass Communications degree from Iowa State University (Class 2010) Passions: Sharing the story. I love getting to know people, and in particular this town as it is so new to me, and being able to share something about them with the public. That and sports, especially hockey and lacrosse. Follow me on Twitter @jessi_pierce (views on Twitter do not represent that of the Brainerd Dispatch)
(218) 855-5859