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Photo by Rachelle Klemme Yobani Melchior is the owner of the new and remodeled Los Jalapenos Mexican restaurant after working as manager of El Tequilas in the same building.

Manager becomes owner of new Mexican restaurant

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Authentic Mexican food remains in Wadena as the former El Tequilas has undergone a change in ownership.

The new Los Jalapenos opened Monday under the ownership of Yobani Melchior, who had been the manager of the El Tequilas Wadena location.


They are still waiting on the liquor license, but otherwise the new menu and soft drinks are available.

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