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Crying wolf no longer


Nothing has come easy leading up to this first state wolf hunt.

There was the whole listing-delisting thing, then the process of actually establishing a hunt. Then, last week, about the same time the kinks were being worked out on the online application side, protesters were at the DNR headquarters in St. Paul still trying to shut down the whole thing, according to Gary Drotts, DNR wildlife manager in Brainerd.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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