Sketch of the course layout presented to the Baxter City Council for the propose

Disc golf course considered for Whipple Beach Park


BAXTER — Is Whipple Beach Park the best site in the city for a disc golf course?

That was a question before Baxter City Council members Wednesday. With numerous questions remaining and a potential for the disc golf course to be at the Northland Arboretum, council members voted 4-1 to wait to consider the matter. Council member Jim Klein voted against.

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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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