Speculation buzzing around Grand Forks for the past while that a Tim Hortons may be on the way has officially been swatted.

The city says although plenty of work was put in from both parties, a purchase and sale agreement has expired after two extensions.

Mayor Frank Konrad sheds light on some of the complications.

But Konrad says this doesn’t necessarily mean it’ll never happen.

Land near Extra Foods had been earmarked for a Tim Hortons and an Esso.