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This Was Brainerd - April 10

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20 years ago (1992)

There’s good news and bad news for a key block in downtown Brainerd. First the bad news: Thrifty White Drug, at the corner of S. 6th and Front, will close next week. On the good side: The old Elks building at 6th and Laurel has been sold to a business group.


30 years ago (1982)

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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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