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Ken Smith completes engine work on vintage vehicles. He recently installed a late model overdrive automatic transmission to the 1950 Plymouth street rod convertible. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)

Ken's Auto & Lockshop in new location

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Like the restoration of a vintage vehicle, Ken's Auto and Locksmith Shop on Highway 71 south has been a work in progress.

But now Ken and wife Lisa Ann Smith are entering a new key in the lock to enter their business located three miles south of Park Rapids.


The "lock Smith" originally opened his business in 1978 on Main, across from Wimpy's Café.

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