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Time before television


Times Before Televison, (TBTV) a partnership between senior citizens and fifth grade students - began in 1982 and went strong until 2012. Sharon Carlson, ISD #181 Volunteer Coordinator working together with Lois Lawrence the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Coordinator (RSVP) (both are retired now) felt it was a time for bringing the generations together. 

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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