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CLC seeking alumni nominations

As Central Lakes College celebrates its 75th anniversary, it would like to recognize and honor 75 distinguished alumni.

Nominations may be submitted by the nominee or by friends, family, work associates or other colleagues who are familiar with the nominee.

The selection committee will consider all nominations received by Friday, Feb. 28. Nomination forms may be downloaded from CLC’s alumni website at

Nomination forms may be returned to the CLC Foundation Office or emailed to

The criteria for nominating an individual is based on the individual’s contributions to his or her profession, distinguished service to his or her community, and/or service to CLC. Self-submissions are encouraged.

Individuals eligible to be recognized include graduates of CLC, Staples Technical College, Brainerd Technical College, Brainerd Junior College or Brainerd Community College. In 1995, all of these colleges merged to form what is now called Central Lakes College with campuses in Brainerd and Staples.

For more information, contact the CLC Foundation at 218-855-8135 or

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.
(218) 855-5889