DURHAM — A little more than one year ago, one of Durham’s landmarks, the restaurant that’s served customers since the 1920s, was about to close due to severe flooding in the area.
But Kris and Mark Wiebe stepped up to the plate.
Main Street Cafe served as a gathering place for generations of patrons. Area college students, out of towners, and locals alike trekked to Durham – population, 85 – for homemade biscuits and gravy, brown sugar syrup on pancakes, German specialties, and Friday night buffets.
In August 2019, Kris and Mark Wiebe purchased the downtown eatery, cleaned up the