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Driving on Highway 34 from Detroit Lakes to Park Rapids, there is a little village called Snellman.

Look down for a second to change the station on the radio and you could miss it.


It has two stores -- one is temporarily closed.

"We don't have a lot of real estate here," laughed Aune Longfors, owner of the open business, Aune's Kauppala (which means 'retail store' in Finnish), "I think there are maybe two or three permanent residents here."

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