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Two Todds remodelling Backus Bar


Father and son team Todd and Todd Hanson are the newest proprietors of the bar that once housed The Foothills Saloon and Eatery in Backus.

Triolo’s Italian & Mexican Restaurant and Club Kimberly were the building’s most recent occupants, but the contract for deed changed hands the week of Sept. 9 when the Hansons, of Pequot Lakes, decided to pursue the dream of owning their own bar.

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