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Blue Ox to become ‘Depot on 1st’

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BEMIDJI — A season of business changes will continue in early June when the building now occupied by the Blue Ox Bar & Grill becomes the Depot on 1st.


The building’s Brainerd-based owner, Denis Villella, confirmed the news Tuesday. He hopes to open the new restaurant June 6, with a grand opening event later in the summer.

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John Hageman
John Hageman covers local business and Grand Forks' legislative delegation. Get more business news at 
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