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Kid's Ad Design Contest

Each year the Brainerd Dispatch along with local businesses, visit fourth and fifth grade classrooms to share information about designing newspaper ads and specific information about the business assigned to their class.

The students get busy and create original ads.

The ads are brought back to the businesses who select one ad from the class to run in the special Kid’s Ad Design edition.

The grand prize winners in each grade are selected by newspaper staff by voting for the most effective ad of the class, without seeing the students’ names, schools or teachers.

Congratulations to these students!

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