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Open forum: Please stay involved in schools


Thank you to all school district voters who participated in the school innovation and renovation vote last week. A total 352 more voters went to the polls on a frigid Tuesday in February than voted on the referendum last June. That is something everyone in our community can be proud of!

As the school district moves forward with this important project, we ask everyone to stay involved as we work together to improve and expand our community schools for generations to come.

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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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