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A Wadena-Deer Creek School District teacher was given an unpaid suspension equal to 10 work days for not complying with the district’s acceptable use policy for technology.


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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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