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Calamari, seriously?


It is my opinion that the purpose of a local newspaper is to support local business and inform readers. The food column is an opportunity to provide both and is consistently falling short. With that in mind I take issue with the recent negative review of The Arrowwood Lodge restaurant. Calamari...seriously? With regional appetizer options available why choose seafood as a gauge and then serve up a negative review?

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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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