New Lake Ave. café, growing ‘Fair Trade’ store, and more

Christine Prois, owner of the fair trade store Earthings on

Lake Avenue, is opening space on either side of this staircase

to artists who wish to show and sell their work. There is room

for six artists.

TIMES photo by DOLORES CULLEN

By DOLORES CULLEN

Storm Lake businesses are moving, opening, expanding and changing. Here’s a partial list:                          

• Better Day Café – A café will open in the former Lighthouse Book Store at 518 Lake Ave. Topiz Martinez of Minneapolis will leave his job as a cabinet finisher to open the business in the Storm Lake building, owned by his father Guillermo Martinez.

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