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Minnesota is a beautiful state, with lakes, trees, animals and friendly people.

However, it’s still like the wild West in some ways.


At nine months pregnant with my first child, I was out walking my dogs and an old man had his rifle pointed at us. The DNR truck was sitting there and saw whole thing. Nothing was done other than telling me to go home.

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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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