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Becky Sletto holds a finished pottery piece at The Clayground in Detroit Lakes. She is using M State-DL as a home base that is part of the school?s incubator space being utilized by local entrepreneurs. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

The Clayground now open

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Becky Sletto still has her day job as an administrative assistant at the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce.

But she also has a new business cooking -- or incubating -- depending on one's perspective.


Sletto opened The Clayground to the public recently.

It's a paint-your-own pottery studio and all a customer needs to do is just show up.

"I've been open to the public for really only a week," Sletto said.

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