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Tim Behm, general manager at Whitey's Cafe in downtown East Grand Forks, points to the flood wall the city's erecting that will block off access to the Sorlie Bridge. Herald photo by John Stennes.

Famous Whitey's Cafe in East Grand Forks up for sale

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Whitey's Cafe, the venerable East Grand Forks institution with an Art Deco look and a wild past, might be changing hands soon.

"We have been approached by an investment group, and they are looking at our place," said Greg Stennes, only the second owner since buying it, with two partners in 1973 from founder Whitey Larson.


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