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I normally don’t write to newspapers. Now it seems that the far left has taken control of the gun debate. Let’s get a few facts straight.


A .22-cal. semi auto, a 12-ga. semi auto and a 30.06-semi auto are not assault weapons. An M-16 and an M-60 50-cal. full automatics are military, are outlawed for private ownership and are assault weapons.

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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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