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GUEST COLUMN: Continuing the thankfulness theme


Though the holiday is coming to an end, the impulse to share one of the school visits of last week is strong. On Monday, when most of us return to work and school, the seriousness and the pace of our lives will come back quickly enough, but for just a while longer I want to linger in the run-up to Thanksgiving. It is a great time in many work environments, and certainly is in our schools.

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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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