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LOCAL SHORT: Triathlon scheduled for Whipple Beach


The fourth annual Brainerd Kiwanis Club youth triathlon is scheduled for Aug. 27 at Whipple Beach in Baxter.

Registrations for the event for ages 5-14 are being accepted and can be found at Entry fee is $25. For more information visit the Kiwanis Club website at

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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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