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Acker hopes to continue to develop Midway property

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With the new McDonald's in Ellsworth now open for business, the owner of the property it rests on hopes it isn't the only business there.


Dan and Phyllis Acker of Stanley bought the property which once was the base for a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Reserve Base in the midway section of Ellsworth and developed it for the McDonald's to get built this summer.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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