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Master Gardener applicants sought

The Crow Wing County Extension office in Brainerd seeks applicants interested in becoming a certified University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener.

The University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener program is an educational program designed to train volunteers to help other people in their communities with issues relating to horticulture. The program was created in 1977 and is administrated by the University of Minnesota Extension.

To obtain more information about the U of MN Extension Master Gardener program in Crow Wing County, visit

To obtain more information about the registration process, contact Jackie Froemming, county coordinator, at 218-824-1068 or at

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.
(218) 855-5889