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The 140-year-old Lebanon Church in New London will be demolished next month. Members of Peace Lutheran Church, which owns the old church and property, delayed action for six months hoping that a buyer would step forward. There was interest expressed, but no purchase offers were ever made for the building. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)

Time’s up: Historic Lebanon Church in New London will be demolished in June

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NEW LONDON –– Time is up for the 140-year-old Lebanon Church in New London.

Crews began removing asbestos from the abandoned structure on Monday.


Final demolition of one of the oldest buildings in Kandiyohi County will take place in mid-June.

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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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