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Joe Senser's closes in Eagan

An employee confirms the Eagan sports bar has closed its doors for good. Some people have speculated whether the family's legal problems following a deadly hit-and-run would have an impact on the business.
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An employee confirms the Eagan sports bar has closed its doors for good. Some people have speculated whether the family's legal problems following a deadly hit-and-run would have an impact on the business.

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Joel Lehman, who also owns and operates Trattoria Da Vinci in St. Paul’s Lowertown, tells Sun Thisweek he plans to revive the site with a new bar and grill. Renovations on the new Eagan eatery -- Lone Oak Grill -- are underway and should be complete by the end of July. Joe Senser's Sports Grill and Bar closed last fall after Amy Senser was charged in the hit-and-run death of a man in Minneapolis last summer. She was convicted last month of criminal vehicular homicide.

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