Atkinson works at his store, making chocolate covered Oreos

March 27, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
Mike Atkinson arranges Oreos on a conveyor belt to be covered by chocolate in the upstairs of The Candy Factory on Monday, March 19. Atkinson owns the local candy store which he runs with his wife and helps create new candies, such as the Chocolate Covered Oreos, after taking the company over from his parents in 2005. Atkinson's parents bought the shop in 1986.

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