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The Swanee Burger at the House of Coates is a massive creation. A half pound of beef is topped with bacon, American cheese, onions and a side of bleu cheese dressing.

Week No. 17 • House of Coates

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You've driven by the House of Coates a hundred times. It's that little place on the side of the road near where Highway 52 and County Road 46 intersect just west of Hastings.


You've probably never stopped.

Well, you should.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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