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Burger's Shoes celebrates ribbon cutting

The event formally ushered in the tenure of new store owner Carmen LaPlant.

Carmen LaPlant, fourth from right, gets ready to cut the ribbon at Burger's Shoes, 1609 Carlton Ave., Cloquet, on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021. LaPlant purchased the business from long-time owner Maria Leyrer, second from left. Scott Blatchford / Cloquet Pine Journal

Burger's Shoes celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting Thursday, Dec. 9.

The event formally ushered in the tenure of new store owner Carmen LaPlant, who purchased the business at 1609 Carlton Ave. from long-time owner Maria Leyrer. Leyrer's father, Ludwig Burger started the business more than 50 years ago.

READ MORE: LaPlant ready to carry on legacy at Burger's Shoes

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