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Derailments are possible


OK, I will readily admit that I did embellish the idea of a potential train derailment in the Brainerd area. Also, I have only lived in Baxter for 20 years, so I’m not really from here.

I grew up in the Fifty Lakes area where we had no trains!

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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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