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On the hunt for Northwoods butterflies

Allison Snopek-Barta is a science teacher at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School. In 2011 she began a research project to search, count and document the existence of 88 species of butterflies known to exist in Cass and the surrounding counties in northern Minnesota. Over the past two years, she has discovered the locations of 81 species. She has a collection of over 7,000 photos of butterflies. She will be presenting her program at 1 p.m. on July 9 at the Cass County Historical Society Museum in Walker. There is no admission charge.

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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