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Baxter dealing with multiple parade events for Fourth of July week

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BAXTER — Everyone may love a parade, but Baxter City Council noted it now has a growing number of events on the calendar — from Fourth of July to thousands of churchgoers and, later, hundreds of motorcycles.


Routes, parking and a possible 25-minute closure of Woida Road were concerns addressed Tuesday for a variety of events.

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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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