News

Flour Mill to Rise from Ashes Again in Freeport

Flour Mill to Rise from Ashes Again in Freeport Click to Enlarge Photo: Chris Elwell, Photos.com

Jun 29, 2012 at 7:58 am

FREEPORT, MN (KNSI) - A Freeport flour mill that burned down last December is being re-built.

Gary Thelen and his wife were granted a building permit last month to re-build the Swany White Flour Mill, which has been in the Thelen family since 1903.

Building is underway at the original site. The old flour mill produced 750-thousand pounds of flour a year.

Leave a Comment

Current Weather

For Central Minnesota

Temp: 78°F (26°C)

Dewpoint: 50

Wind: 12 SW

Weather: Mainly Clear

Full Forecast | Live Radar

Community Calendar

Thu September 4, 2014

Know Your Neighbor...

Fri September 5, 2014

Graniteman 5K/10K...

Fri September 5, 2014

Graniteman...

Sat September 6, 2014

Graniteman...

Sat September 6, 2014

Graniteman 5K/10K...