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Looking younger than his 92 years, local legend Hugo Hellman celebrated his birthday with cake and a party at the Brimson bar and restaurant that bears his name. The Brimson landmark and community gathering place, now owned by Jody and Gary Hepola was originally opened by Hellman in 1958.


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LaReesa Sandretsky
LaReesa Sandretsky is a Two Harbors High School graduate and Duluth native that began working at the News-Chronicle in 2012 as a reporter. She took over as editor in 2014. She covers County Board, including the Lake County broadband project.
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