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Elect Bob Olson


I first became acquainted with Alderman Bob Olson after my husband became associated with him when he ran for office several years ago. Since then Bob and my husband have spent countless hours going over figures for the memos and spreadsheets he creates in order to get more concrete and easily accessible information out to the public. It is not uncommon for the two of them to be talking on the phone after midnight going over figures.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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