Guthrie welder becomes chocolatier
Jackpine Savage, meet Julia Child.
This real-life story of a jack-of-all-trades turned Northwoods chocolatier is the tale of Guthrie resident Larry Jensen.
The farmer-welder-blacksmith-machinist-pipe fitter-handyman saw opportunity when Ainsworth Lumber Co. idled, then eventually closed its Bemidji plant in October 2008 due to the stagnant home-building economy.
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