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Backus American Legion awards scholarships


Ten $400 scholarships were awarded to Pine River-Backus High School students by the Backus American Legion from its charitable gaming program. Pictured, clockwise from the upper left, are Legion post manager Terrie Griep and students Erin Fisker, Tatum Sheley, Autumn Ackerman, Isabel Lawrence, April Sympson and Shona Nagel. Four other recipients, Drey Loge, Codi Bumgarner, Alexis Smith and Kendra Brasel were not pictured due to work and sporting event conflicts.

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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