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Daughter Caryn, a college student, and Christine and Mark Fox are the new owners of Foxy's Bar and Grill, located on Co. Rd. 89, north of Park Rapids off Highway 71. Son Ernie is also part of the crew.

New owners welcoming guests at lakeside bar, eatery

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High school sweethearts Mark and Christine Fox made an additional vow when they sallied down the aisle.

After three years, they agreed they would migrate from the metro to a small town.


"Twenty-seven years later, here we are," Christine said.

The Elk River residents have purchased the landmark saloon perched between Eagle and Island lakes, the former Barka Lounge on Co. Rd. 89 now Foxy's Bar and Grill.

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