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Gazelka's legacy

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If you would like to see the legacy left to Brainerd by Sen. Gazelka, take a ride east on Oak Street and view the destruction of the Brainerd State Hospital. It’s a sad commentary that the state would spend millions on this demolition project, claiming the buildings are old and outdated.


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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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