Schmidt files for Brainerd at-large seat


Denny Schmidt, a longtime Oak Lawn Township supervisor, filed Tuesday for an at-large seat on the Brainerd City Council.

The northeast Brainerd resident has lived in Brainerd for three years but has lived in the Brainerd area for about 40 years. He served 18 years on the Oak Lawn Township Board.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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