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Crow Wing County awards printing bid to Dispatch combined bid with Echo/Journal and Crosby-Ironton Courier

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Crow Wing County commissioners picked a combined bid for its 2014 printing and publishing bid, which will provide publication in three newspapers serving the county.


The Brainerd Dispatch, Echo/Journal and Crosby-Ironton Courier provided a single combined bid, gaining the county’s publishing duties. The vote was unanimous.

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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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