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What's open/closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day


In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, there will be no mail delivery Monday.

The Brainerd Dispatch will be delivered as usual on Monday. The business office will be open.

Banks and financial institutions’ hours will vary. Some will be closed Monday in observance of the federal holiday.

Grocery stores will be open Monday.

Convenience stores will be open regular business hours Monday.

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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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