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Garfield Elementary second grader Dawson Beck retrieved a bat Wednesday night du

NORTHWOODS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Lunkers’ Beck ready with the bat


Dawson Beck has not missed a single home game for the Brainerd Lakes Area Lunkers.

That’s a good thing as the Garfield Elementary student has played an important role in the team’s 15-9 start to the season.

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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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