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Brown is Carlson Hardware of Nisswa's grand finale winner


The holiday season just got a little brighter for Carlson Hardware of Nisswa and Mike Brown.

On Nov. 30, Brown won Carlson Hardware’s $1,000 Shopping Giveaway. Brown was selected at random from more than 800 entries submitted at the store from Aug. 26-Nov. 30, 2013.

Brown is new to the area and is now ready for the next snowfall with his new snow blower. He wanted the employees included in the picture because that is why he comes to Carlson Hardware.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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