Judging by our mail bag, electronic and otherwise, interest in the Brained School District’s Nov. 8 levy referendum is picking up. Voters will decide whether to renew the current operating levy and whether to increase the operating levy by $200 per pupil.

In order to keep any inadvertent, last-minute inaccuracies from being published in the newspaper the Brainerd Dispatch will print its last guest columns or letters to the editor on the school levy topic on Nov. 3.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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