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Zachary Quinn and Brian Keller made Afton the home for their Love Your Melon business. (Submitted photo)

'Melon' love spreads to Afton

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Brian Keller, of St. Paul, and Zachary Quinn, of Minneapolis, first met in 2012 on the second day of class at the University of St. Thomas.


The two college freshmen received an assignment in their entrepreneurship course to create a self-sustaining business.

“Zach and I really wanted to do something more,” Keller said. “We wanted something that would help more people rather than just ourselves. We just wanted to be able to make an impact.”

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Amber Kispert-Smith
Amber Kispert-Smith has been the schools and Afton reporter at the Woodbury Bulletin since 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked as a reporter for Press Publications in White Bear Lake.
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