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New U of M Extension community economics educator based in Brainerd


The University of Minnesota Extension announces the arrival of a community economics educator, Merritt Bussiere, in Brainerd.

Affiliated with Extension’s statewide Center for Community Vitality, Bussiere will provide applied research and educational support for communities in Aitkin, Benton, Cass, Crow Wing, Hubbard, Morrison, Todd and Wadena counties.

Community economics educators help communities and their leaders:


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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