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Nokay Lake group home is a go

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Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) Commissioner Lucinda E. Jesson announced Wednesday the state intends to move forward with plans to move individuals into a Nokay Lake group home for people with disabilities.


Kathy Stevens, a Nokay Lake Township supervisor and adjoining neighbor of the group home, expressed disappointment at the decision.

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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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