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Airport commission rejects manager finalists

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Citing the absence of a “wow” reaction, the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission Friday rejected the two airport manager finalists it interviewed this month.


The two candidates were Neil A. Ralston of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Willard Turner of El Centro, Calif.

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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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