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Brainerd's outdoor skating rinks to open Friday


Brainerd outdoor ice skating rinks at Gregory Park and Bane Park will open Friday, Dec. 21.

Gregory Park will open at 4 p.m. and Bane Park will open at 5 p.m.

The Mill Avenue rink will open at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22.

Loaner skates are available at all of the rinks.

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