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Fine dining in casual atmosphere makes Spanky's in Vergas a lakes-area favorite.

Spanky's rises from fire's ashes in Vergas

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FRAZEE, Minn - It was a long, cold winter for patrons and employees of Spanky's Stone Hearth on Rose Lake, halfway between Vergas and Frazee.


After a fire blazed through the kitchen and part of the dining room early Aug. 14, nobody was sure if, when or where the popular spot would re-emerge.

Fans and staff alike sighed with relief when the Otter Tail County eatery re-opened May 1.

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