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Brainerd Dispatch
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Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401

Crosby-Ironton seventh-grader Matthew Christopher carries his bed linens and towel Monday with Lt. Dan Stenson, director of operations for the Crow Wing County Jail. Matthew, along with another student, went through a mock judicial sentencing hearing.

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After presentations by County Attorney Don Ryan, Assistant County Attorney David Hermerding and sentencing by Judge Kristine DeMay, Matthew was “mock booked” at the jail and placed in a cell along with his classmates. The experiences are part of the C-I Youth in Government Mentoring Project.

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Steve Kohls
I started my career in photography after graduation from Moorhead State College with photography positions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, The Journal in New Ulm and settling at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1975. I have been teaching fine art black and white and color photography at Central Lakes College for the past 15 years. Currently I have been teaching Underwater Photography for Central Lakes College and the Minnesota School of Diving for the past 7 years. From May to November you can find me at the Mineland Recreation Area either scuba diving and photographing the fish or enjoying the beauty of our area’s newest lakes.
(218) 855-5870
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