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Minion family to host World Heritage exchange student

World Heritage Student Exchange Programs has qualified the Minion family of Pine River as a host family for Marie, a student from Germany. Marie will be attending Pequot Lakes High School for the upcoming school year starting in the fall.

Marie has met all of the academic and character qualifications necessary to be accepted as an exchange student by World Heritage and the Minion family is eagerly awaiting her arrival in the coming weeks.

If you are interested in hosting a student or wish to obtain more information, contact local World Heritage Area Representative Sarah Norman at 218-536-0617, call toll-free 1-866-939-4111 or visit World Heritage’s website at

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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