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|Type||Daily newspaper (except Saturday)|
|President||Bill Marcil, Jr.|
|Associate editor||Renee Richardson|
|Sports editor||Jeremy Millsop|
|Staff writers||78 employees; 14 journalists, 2 photographers|
|Founded||December 22, 1881|
|Headquarters||506 James St.|
Brainerd, MN 56401
|Circulation||11,742 Saturday/Sunday Weekend Edition; 8,900 weekdays|
|Sister newspapers||Pine and Lakes Echo Journal|
The Brainerd Dispatch is a daily morning newspaper published in Brainerd, Minnesota. The newspaper was founded on December 22, 1881, and became a daily paper in 1883. In April 2004, the Dispatch became a morning paper. The paper is owned by Forum Communications. The paper is published by Pete Mohs. 
On December 26, 2013, Fargo, North Dakota based Forum Communications Company entered a deal with Morris to purchase several newspaper properties owned by Morris Communications including the Brainerd Dispatch. The deal was set to be finalized on January 1, 2014.
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