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Our Opinion: Airport manager


Interim Airport Manager Rick Adair threw a curve at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission Tuesday when he told members he wouldn’t continue to serve in that capacity if he wasn’t allowed to apply for the job.

When the commission sought to extend his term beyond June 1, it was deadlocked at 2-2, splitting over whether Adair should have the option of applying for the full-time post.

On Monday the five-member panel will meet to try and break that tie.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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