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The new Lakes Liquor opened last November in the Downtown Crossing district. Brian Basham/Record

Liquor sales back on track

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After seeing a dip in sales last year, the Detroit Lakes municipal liquor store is making a comeback, slowly but surely.

The overall revenue for Lakes Liquor decreased about $294,000 in 2012.


“Obviously, when Seven Sisters opened, that had an impact on our business, but part of that is the facility we were in, we just couldn’t sustain much additional growth,” City Administrator Bob Louiseau said.

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