Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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The Brainerd Dispatch will continue to publish obituaries in its print edition even though the obituaries will be handled by the Forum Communications Co. Digital Obituary Service as described in Thursday’s Page 1A story.
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby Travis and Amanda Malloy, Brainerd, a boy, Weston Jeffrey, 9 pounds, 1.6 ounces, April 23, 2014. Grandparents are Jeff and Brenda Malloy, Brainerd, Joann Kohl, Brainerd, and the late Robert Kohl, Brainerd.
Brainerd firefighters keeping busy The Brainerd Fire Department has been busy fighting grass fires and other calls in the past few days. On Friday morning, firefighters were called to Gregory Park to a fire in the male restroom. One engine and a half dozen firefighters responded to a fire in the plastic fire bin. About $7,000 of damages was done to the restrooms.
St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls Joshua Utz and Elena Noel-Utz, Little Falls, a girl, Jaelyn Mae, 8 pounds, 1.5 ounces, May 2, 2014. Grandparents are Marlys and Ted Utz, Staples, and Dolly and Ronald Noel, Trinidad and Tobago. Daniel and Stephanie (Meyer) Kliber, Little Falls, a boy, Charlie Otto, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, May 4, 2014.
Safety and Public Works Committee Meets 6:30 p.m. Monday City Council Chambers Charter Communication Franchise Agreement – interpretation 901 11th Avenue NE – Garage Demo Small Houses and Infill Ordinance
Brainerd City Council Meets 7:30 p.m. Monday Brainerd City Hall Council Chambers 1. Call to Order – 7:30 p.m. 2. Roll Call 3. Pledge of Allegiance 4. Approval of Agenda 5. Consent Calendar - All matters listed are considered routine by the Council and will all be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless good cause is shown prior to the time the Council votes on the motion to adopt by roll call.
■ Job opportunity for youth at arb The Northland Arboretum is looking for people to fill a temporary position for its Youth Internship/Operation Grow and Learn program, geared for at risk youth and those with disabilities. Qualified candidates will be between the ages of 14-21 and have little or no job experience. They must be able to work in a team and independently, be responsible and have their own transportation to work.
BAXTER — Motorists will encounter delays and a detour as work on the reconstruction of Highway 71 through Browerville begins Monday. Highway 71 will be closed to through traffic between Seventh Street and 11th Street as work begins on the first phase of the project. A signed detour will direct motorists along County Road 14 and County Road 11. The project is scheduled to be completed by Oct. 31.
The Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center in Brainerd has named Lindy S. Grell as its new executive director. Grell, who has been in the Brainerd area for 13 years, will oversee all functions of the women’s center’s two programs: the Women’s shelter for victims of domestic abuse and the Alex and Brandon Child Safety Center, a supervised parenting time service for families. The women’s center also provides training, support, education, and public awareness of the issues relating to domestic violence, abuse, and other threats to the safety and well-being of women and children.
Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is selling native seed mixes to create alternative lawn for $35 per package. “This is a great opportunity for you to lessen your lawn and create a home for the bees, butterflies, and birds. These mixes also like area sandy soils.” said Beth Hippert, SWCD district technician.