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You shall not pass…without safety precautions

June 26, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Railroad and traffic lights to decrease crossing hazards in Douglas County. The railroad crossing two miles north of Miltona on County State Aid Highway (CSAH)36 will be receiving substantial safety upgrades at no cost to Douglas County. There seems to be some confusion over how to cross the street in the vicinity of Bug-A-Boo Bay and Zorbaz on Lake L’Homme Dieu in Alexandria. Two new crosswalks are proposed. Continue Reading

Zorbaz project advances in Alexandria

July 23, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A Zorbaz restaurant is one step closer to opening out of the old Wharf site in north Alexandria. Continue Reading

Big plans for The Wharf, housing near new school

May 31, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Two big developments are seeking a little tax help from the city of Alexandria. One would renovate the former bar-restaurant, The Wharf, into Zorbaz on the Lake a $1.7 million project.
The other one calls to build two, three-story 63-unit apartment complexes on the east side of Knute Nelson’s Grand Arbor development along Pioneer Road in south Alexandria a project that would add about $8 million worth of property value. Continue Reading

Zorbaz brings a little flair and a ‘buy local’ message to shores of Green Lake, Minn.

January 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

There’s fresh paint inside and out, and a new bar has been built. But a quick look around will tell you that the new Zorbaz on Green Lake still has some things in common with its former incarnation as Melvin’s on the Lake.
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Zorbaz well-known name in lakes country

May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Growing up near Perham, Minn., the Zorbaz on Little Pine Lake was a memorable part of the lakes experience for Jerilyn Sheryak.
When she was 18, Sheryak landed a job at the Zorbaz on Pelican Lake, working in the kitchen. Now 30, she is the owner of the restaurant and bar whose name has become ubiquitous in lakes country. Continue Reading

A later last call?

October 14, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

You may soon be able to drink a little later at Alexandria bars.
And one of those places may be a Zorbaz that will be taking over Bug-A-Boo Bay. Continue Reading

Council approves 2 a.m. bar closing; Zorbaz may replace Bug-A-Boo Bay

October 12, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

You may soon be able to drink a little later at Alexandria bars. And one of those places may be a Zorbaz that will be taking over Bug-A-Boo Bay. Continue Reading