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This was Brainerd-March 20

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MARCH 20

20 years ago (1992)

Birney Wilkins, 90, whose name was almost synonymous with the Crow Wing County Fair, died March 19 at his home in rural Brainerd. Wilkins was every inch a pioneer and believed that every citizen owed something back to his community.

30 years ago (1982)

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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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