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Backus Lions craft, bake sale Nov. 9

The Backus Lions will hold their annual Holiday Craft and Bake Sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 9, at Backus City Hall in downtown Backus, just west of Highway 371.

Many handcrafted items will be on sale plus homemade baked goods. Enjoy a cranberry muffin with butter sauce, coffee and cider while you shop.

Proceeds from this sale benefit the philanthropic activity of the Backus Lions, including high school scholarships, food shelves, Christmas for Kids, Relay for Life, service dog organizations, local schools, nursing homes, fire department and first responders.

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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