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Brainerd School District residents may meet and ask questions of the district’s three finalists for the superintendent post on three separate days — Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

The community sessions are scheduled for 5-6 p.m. each day and the school board’s final interview with each candidate is set for 8-9 p.m.

Deidre Wells, superintendent of Inver Grove Heights Community Schools, will meet with the public and interview on Monday. Ron Wilke, superintendent at La Crescent-Hokah Public Schools, will meet with the public and interview on Tuesday. Klint Willert, superintendent at Marshall Public Schools, will meet the public and interview on Wednesday.

The Brainerd School Board is expected to choose a superintendent after the final interview session on Wednesday.

On their designated interview days the candidates are scheduled to meet with the superintendent, principals, teachers, students, cabinet and directors and support staff.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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