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Considering the LEC's future


What could the future hold for the Crow Wing County Law Enforcement Center?

County commissioners were hearing recommendations on that front during their committee meeting Tuesday morning.

Eight years ago, the county’s master plan identified a new law enforcement center on South Fourth Street just off Laurel Street by the new jail the county was building as part of its campus building project. The land is now largely taken up by an aging and buckled parking lot.

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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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