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Workers from Gopher State Construction shore up the basement beams Monday in the Hotel Atwater. Remodeling at the historic building is expected to be completed in July. The building, which has been vacant for years, will house the city office, library and police department. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Progress is being made from the floor up at Atwater's historic hotel

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ATWATER -- More than a month into a $500,000 remodeling project, there is still nothing real pretty to show for the work at the Hotel Atwater.


But that work will likely keep the 1904-era building as sturdy for the next century as it has been in the past.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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