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Bright spot in foreclosure trend may be coming


Crow Wing County had 21 foreclosures in November, but Kathy Ludenia, county recorder, said the bright spot may be a significant drop in pending foreclosures.

In November there were 18 notices of pending foreclosures. A year ago in November there were 32 notices and the year before that there were 38 notices. Earlier this year, pending foreclosures climbed to more than 40 in a single month.

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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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