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WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. -- Kowalski's Markets has slowed down time and speeded up sales at a remodel here that combines early 1900s decor with trendy features such as ready-to-go gourmet meals and a cappuccino bar.The interior of this refurbished store, which had its grand reopening April 14, is designed to evoke a more peaceful, bygone era.At the same time, new amenities, including chef-prepared meals

WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. -- Kowalski's Markets has slowed down time and speeded up sales at a remodel here that combines early 1900s decor with trendy features such as ready-to-go gourmet meals and a cappuccino bar.

The interior of this refurbished store, which had its grand reopening April 14, is designed to evoke a more peaceful, bygone era.

At the same time, new amenities, including chef-prepared meals in dual-ovenable containers, easy-to-eat panini sandwiches and an organic

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