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Tom Amberg this week bought the Lakeland Hotel building in downtown Willmar, show here in May 2011. Tribune file photo by Ron Adams

Businessman buys Lakeland Hotel: Realtor considers sports bar-themed restaurant for historic building’s first floor


WILLMAR — Tom Amberg of 1st Minnesota Realty of Willmar this week purchased the historic Lakeland Hotel building in downtown Willmar.

Amberg bought the building from Bremer Bank of Willmar, which had obtained the building two years ago in a mortgage foreclosure. The purchase price was not disclosed. Amberg had been managing the building.

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David Little
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