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Backus Lions elect officers


The Backus Lions elected officers and board members for 2013-14. They are, from left, Dee Ruhl, Martha Johnson (president), Sylvia Peterson, Carol Haley, Bill Taylor, Alan Bohme, Anita Jordan, Leroy Jordan, Carol Bennett and Sue Haven. The Backus Lions hold many fundraisers during the year. The money raised goes to area organizations and activities.

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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