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Baxter City Council: Baxter to host Fourth of July parade, events


BAXTER — The Fourth of July parade and celebration will go on this summer — in Baxter.

The Baxter City Council on Tuesday approved a request by Brainerd Community Action to move the Fourth of July festivities to Baxter for 2012.

Nancy Cross, Community Action executive director, asked the city for approval to work with city staff on details.

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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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