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Ginger Flynn will retire March 22 from her position as district administrative assistant with the Becker Soil & Water Conservation District — a job she has held since 1977. An open house in her honor is planned for Wednesday, March 20 at the SWCD office in Detroit Lakes. Vicki Gerdes/Tribune

Flynn retires from Becker SWCD

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For 35½ years, Ginger Flynn’s friendly face has greeted visitors to the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation District/Natural Resource Conservation Service (SWCD/NRCS) office in Detroit Lakes.


     But after Friday, March 22, Ginger will be joining her husband Tom in retirement.

     “I just think it’s time to do something else,” she says. “I’ve enjoyed this job, but it’s time to try other things.”

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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