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Brainerd Public Utility (BPU) customers who adhered to a utilities request to continuously run a pencil-thin stream of water this winter to prevent water line freeze-ups may turn the water off on April 30.


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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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