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Individuals in close proximity to Pine River are ultimately obtaining a support that other communities have very long savored in the form of delivery pizza. This just isn’t just any pizza, but pizza from Neighborhood Bowl and Pizzeria.
As of Dec. 10, the bowling alley has been offering pizza delivery from 4-9 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays within just 10 miles of the bowling alley, which is on Barclay Avenue in downtown Pine River.
The delivery concept appears to have started off as a suggests to combat the worries all dining institutions have confronted with COVID-19 limitations shutting indoor eating until just this 7 days. No person from the alley opted for an interview however, they verified the pizza shipping information.
Also in Pine River, Cy and Lisa Struss, owners of the previous Pfeiffer Drug retailer and extra recently Ole & Lena’s, have been performing for additional than a yr to reopen the creating on Barclay Avenue as a pharmacy once again, this time as a GuidePoint Pharmacy.
Lisa, home proprietor and manager, claimed the opening was delayed due to the fact they wished to assure the pharmacy would have cooperation from as many insurers as probable, making the pharmacy accessible to as numerous consumers as achievable.
“There are two insurances I have not acquired contracts for but,” Lisa explained. “That was kind of what was holding us up all along. I did not really want to commence with out owning all the things we could have.”
Lisa said one of people two has despatched paperwork, and the other is continue to in progress due to difficulty arranging web site visits. The doorways at last opened Dec. 17, and she mentioned the business enterprise has been properly been given.
Prospects selecting up medicine need to enter from the aspect door for the time getting, as the opening for the entrance of the constructing – complete with a working aged-fashioned soda fountain and ice cream counter – is staying delayed until eventually COVID-19 guidelines are somewhat less restrictive.
“We will not be opening the entrance doorway to the public or the soda fountain until finally almost certainly spring when issues hopefully open up up in the condition a very little greater,” Lisa mentioned.
The front half of the building is bedecked with gift store and general retail store kind offerings, including apparel and decor.
Coming down the highway
Eventually, seeking to the foreseeable future, Dave’s Sportland Bait and Tackle in Nisswa is making ready to relocate from its modest place following to Schaefer’s Meals. The store will never go far, having said that.
“We are likely to go just generally across the freeway from where we are at, but it is a greater piece of land than we are sitting down on correct now,” claimed proprietor Jason Erlandson.
The web page along Highway 371, south of the Holiday Station, used to dwelling a golfing driving vary. Floodlights are visible in the plot of land as properly.
Web page perform is anticipated to commence this summer months.
“This upcoming summer months we will crystal clear land and prep the web-site and the pursuing time possibly establish the new keep,” Erlandson stated.
The new building will make it possible for expansion for the legendary bait shop, potentially to contain a broader range of outside goods.
“We’re going to develop a more substantial retail store with a greater floor room,” Erlandson reported. “It must be very superior measurement and then we should be a a lot more properly-rounded keep with some hunting and far more outdoor similar goods and garments.
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