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Happy trails


The Brainerd trails area.

It's got a good ring to it. In 2010, it certainly rang true in the lakes area. And, as we ring in a new year, expect the trail-blazing to continue.

In the Brainerd lakes area, the lakes again were a big part of the outdoors scene in 2010. But along with the lakes, trail news and trail activity were at the forefront of the Dispatch's outdoors coverage in '10. And it appears that will continue in '11.

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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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