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Lions donate to First Responders

Backus Lions president Martha Johnson is shown presenting two checks totaling $2,000 to Backus Fire Department Chief Jason Smith at the October monthly meeting. Half is to be used by the Backus-area First Responders. The funds were raised at the July Backus Lions Fly-In Pancake Breakfast.


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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