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Bemidji City Council rejects Zorbaz' offer for south shore land

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BEMIDJI — Bemidji city councilors Monday rejected a proposal from the Zorbaz on the Lake restaurant to buy south shore land.

Zorbaz founder Tom Hanson came before the Bemidji Economic Development Authority to make the land offer and discuss his business model. Councilors, who make up the BEDA, voted 6-1 to reject the offer, with at-large councilor Jim Thompson voting in favor of the proposal.


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John Hageman
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