Rock Star Opens Coffee Shop in Minnesota
In many small communities, the local coffee shop is a buzzing place and in Jackson, Minn., a former hometown boy is creating quite a stir.
In 1964, David Warren Ellefson was born in Jackson, Minn. If that name sounds familiar, it is because he went on to make a name in the world of rock as a member of Megadeth. Despite Grammy nominations and platinum records, Ellefson has not forgotten about his hometown and recently announced plans to open a coffee shop in Jackson. Ellefson has teamed up with Susan Reiter, owner of Coffee Choices, to rebrand the local coffee shop as Ellefson Coffee Co. with a grand opening set for the spring. While grabbing a cup of coffee, consumers can also check out the albums and merchandise that will be for sale and take a look at the memorabilia that will be on display. Learn more about the Ellefson Coffee Co. here.
According the the City of Jackson Minnesota's web page, the town is the largest city in Jackson County and serves as the county seat. Jackson has a population of 3,299 and is in the southwestern corner of Minnesota.
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