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Library funding cuts questioned


As a Crow Wing County taxpayer, I strongly question the Kitchigami Regional Library System’s (KRLS) board decision to eliminate $20,000 in combined funding to associate libraries in Crosslake and Pequot Lakes.

2008 statistics show Crosslake residents paid a levy of more than $70,000 to KRLS. Ideal residents paid more than $49,000 and Pequot Lakes residents paid a KRLS levy of more than $26,000, all of it going to the Brainerd Public library.

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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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