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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When planning an event, it’s always good to start planning ahead of time. There are often dozens, if not hundreds, of details to corral, so the more lead time, the better. Getting a jump on planning an event also gives the time needed to research suitable businesses and vendors — and avoid getting scammed in the process. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) offers some practical tips to people getting ready to plan their event. Though problems may arise with even the best companies, BBB offers to assist in finding find reliable businesses.
A look at top majors in terms of full-time jobs and highest earnings When it comes to wages, engineering and technology disciplines showed the highest payoffs at every education level. Also, skilled trades such as industrial mechanics and maintenance technology, plumbing, building maintenance, and precision metal working fared well. Top majors for undergraduate certificate programs with the highest employment rates for those graduating from skills studies ranging from a few months to more than two years:
Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union (MMFCU) through a partnership with Paper Storm Secure Document Shredding, is offering free community-wide Shred Days at all MMFCU locations. The idea is keep the wrong person from finding valuable identifying data. Last year, more than 10,000 pounds of documents were shredded during MMFCU’s Shred Days. Stop by Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union parking lot to have personal documents shredded in a Paper Storm mobile shredding truck for free. Events are: • Brainerd, noon to 1 p.m., June 9, at 200 S. Sixth St.
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.