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Crow Wing County commissioners approved out-of-state travel after an extended discussion Tuesday.

Jay Sikkink, information technology (IT) director, was sought approval to send Ted Goggleye, service desk lead, to Microsoft’s annual technology conference in May in Houston. Spending for the trip, estimated between $4,000 and $5,000, would come from the IT budget.


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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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