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Selma's Ice Cream Parlour, in Afton, is currently up for sale. CorTrust Bank, which bought the restaurant last summer at a sheriff's sale, is selling the property. The asking price is $299,000.

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Minnesota's oldest ice cream parlor, located in Afton, is officially up for sale.

Selma's Ice Cream Parlour has sat vacant since the winter of 2009. The restaurant closed up shop for the winter and never reopened.


Selma's eventually went into foreclosure when owner Chet Kurtz filed for bankruptcy, and was bought by CorTrust Bank at a sheriff's sale for $746,612. CorTrust Bank, based in Mitchell, S.D., has a branch in Woodbury.

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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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