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Cynthia Askerooth-Olson

June 29, 2018
People gather for this year's Destination Downtown Business Challenge kickoff Thursday, June 28, at the old Iron Rail in downtown Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Sustaining Brainerd's buzz: 2nd Destination Downtown Business Challenge to begin
June 29, 2018 - 4:00am
June 15, 2018
DeTOUR Downtown is a creative placemaking collaboration between Brainerd Restoration, the Region Five Development Commission, Sage on Laurel, Five Wings Arts Council and the city of Brainerd. The initiative is focused on bringing people downtown during the South Sixth Street reconstruction project this summer. Donations can be made online until June 30.
Downtown art initiative part of social crowdfunding campaign
June 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 9, 2017
Sporting her Coco Chanel glasses, longtime first-grade teacher Cynthia Askerooth-Olson pauses in the hallway of Garfield Elementary School Thursday. The school was among others in the district that celebrated the 100th day of the school year with costumes. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Celebrating 100 Days of School
February 9, 2017 - 10:44pm