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Crow Wing County tables Arb request for support


A Northland Arboretum request for support will have to wait as Crow Wing County commissioners sought more information about a wetland project.

Tuesday, the board voted to table a request for a letter of support. The Northland Arboretum is seeking grant dollars to cleanup the Whiskey Creek watershed, which it reported has pollution entering from multiple sources. The Arb is seeking $385,000.

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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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