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Doug Kern of rural Brainerd filed Tuesday for the District 1 post on the Crow Wing County Board — his first bid for political office but not his first foray into politics.

The Crow Wing County Republican chair said he’s running to ensure his children’s future is a good one. He is married and the father of two boys and one girl.

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