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To help or learn more

■ To help or learn more

• Interested in becoming a donor? There is more information about kidney donation at The Newbys’ insurance covers costs of those inquiring about being a donor so there are no out-of-pocket costs for the donor. The family reported each kidney transplant work-up costs about $10,000.

• GiveForward will be used to help cover the cost of incidental costs contributed to Wyatt’s care away from home.

• To help or learn more about the nonprofit Brighter Days Foundation, go to

• The Northern Plaid Festival, July 26 at the Northland Arboretum is a fundraiser for Brighter Days Foundation. It features an arts and crafts fair, 5K walk/run and fun run, food and beverage stands, activities for children and live music. Cost is $5 at the gate. Children 16 and younger are free. For more information,

• To keep up with Wyatt Newby’s journey, check out his Caring Bridge website at

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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