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Email correspondence to be used to gauge commissioner support


Emails will be sent to commissioners asking for feedback if a third party requests a letter of support related to a grant application.

The Tuesday decision at the Crow Wing County Board meeting came in the aftermath of a recent committee session where commissioners were unable to come to consensus on a dollar limit. In that case, Community Services wasn’t included in a grant application because of time constraint between board meetings.

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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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