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Melvin's on the Lake owners Dave and Mary Baker have sold their popular dining and entertainment establishment to Zorbaz Inc. The Bakers will operate Melvin's through the summer. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Melvin's on the Lake sold


WILLMAR -- Melvin's on the Lake, a popular dining and entertainment landmark in Spicer, has been sold to Zorbaz Inc.

Owners Dave and Mary Baker will operate Melvin's for one final summer this year before turning it over to Zorbaz on Oct. 1.

The Bakers made the ann-ouncement Monday.

"This will be our ninth season when we finish this summer," Dave Baker said.

"It's been a privilege and an honor to run such an important entity."

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Anne Polta

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