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This was Brainerd - Oct. 9


20 years ago (1991)

Despite vocal opposition from local garbage haulers, the city council decided to issue a collection license to Browning-Ferris Industries. Attorney Chuck Steinbauer, representing Poor Gary's Disposal, said local haulers fear being squeezed out by a huge national firm.

30 years ago (1981)

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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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