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Friday, February 16, 2018
Showcase Fergus Falls is brand new Chamber event -- a mash-up of professional development, trade show networking and business after hours. It will be an afternoon filled with opportunities to connect with other businesses and residents on Tuesday, March 13 at the Bigwood Event Center. Showcase your business or non-profit to Fergus Falls community members (business people & general public) by ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Community, Fun Facts
Monday, February 12, 2018
NEWS RELEASE  Contacts:Taylor Larson, taylor.larson@thrivent.com; 218-531-2373Samantha Mehrotra, samantha.mehrotra@thrivent.com; 612-844-4197Thrivent Financial’s Larson Earns FIC Designation Fergus Falls, MN (February 12, 2018) – Taylor Larson, FIC®, of Fergus Falls, MN, a Financial Associate with Thrivent Financial, recently earned the Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC®) designation granted by ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts
Thursday, February 08, 2018
As an integral and valuable part of the Fergus Falls Community, we, the Board of Directors of the Fergus Falls Chamber of Commerce, want to share with you some exciting news. We have taken the necessary steps to start renovations of your Chamber building located on Court Street. We feel this is the perfect time to move forward with this project. This is a necessary step for our organization to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
ShoreMaster to expand workforce Courtesy of The Fergus Falls Journal Chris Winter, director of operations at ShoreMaster announced plans to expand ShoreMaster’s workforce with the creation of a second shift production team at its Fergus Falls manufacturing facility. ShoreMaster plans to have the second shift up and running by the middle of March with training for those new hires beginning as ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Papers/Research
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Frontier Marine & Powersports: Dealing variety to customers Courtesy of The Fergus Falls Daily Journal At Frontier Marine & Powersports, a large banner hangs above three offices in the back of the showroom. It reads, “the fun starts here.” For Lee Bakken, general manager of Frontier and the employees, it is important to remember to have fun while providing the best customer service they ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Pemberton Law still providing expertise after 135 years Courtesy of the Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Pemberton Law Firm has had years of experience serving their clients. At 135 years old, the firm has built multiple relationships with a variety of clients. Pemberton Law Firm was formed in 1883 and they moved into the Fergus Falls location at 110 N. Mill St. in 1906. According to Matt McGovern, ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Planning a stress-free funeral: Glende-Nilson helps clients pass in peace Courtesy of the Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Andrew Yaggie realizes that coming into a funeral home can be an intimidating task for many people, especially when thinking of making plans for their own funeral. However, at Glende- Nilson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Yaggie emphasized preplanning for this life event not ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Thrifty White Pharmacy a pioneer in health care servicesCourtesy of the Fergus Falls Daily Journal   Dan Kwapinski, manager of the Thrifty White Pharmacy within the Lake Region Healthcare clinic, would like to thank all Thrifty White customers for their patronage as well as all the other healthcare providers that help keep Fergus Falls healthy. There are two Thrifty White Pharmacy locations in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Fun Facts, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Big Chief: Cornerstone for travelers and long held traditionsCourtesy of the Daily Journal   Big Chief Truck and Auto Plaza, situated off exit 61 at the junction of highway 59 and interstate 94 in Fergus Falls, MN, has been family owned and operated since 1994. It was originally established in 1968 as a Texaco brand offering Texaco’s “Sky Chief” fuel to motorists traveling the first developed ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Brunch at A Place to BelongVan Ellig (left to right), fundraiser on A Place To Belong board; Bruce Hoffman, ex-officio of the board and volunteer; and Sean Sullivan, Chairman of the board, served a pancake and ham brunch last Wednesday. Click Here to learn More about A Place to BelongTop Picture Courtesy of the Daily Journal -  
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Otter Angel Account  Discretely pay for student's meals when funds aren't available to the student. Donations Welcome!Mail Checks: Otter Angel Account- ISD544 501 Randolph Ave., Fergus Falls MN 56537or Visit: our website isd544.org select food service under the school store to donate!  
Categories: Education
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
I-94 Speedway in Fergus Falls, MN will become the new host of the Speedway Motors WISSOTA 100 in 2018. The WISSOTA board of directors voted to award the event to I-94 Speedway after reviewing proposals from multiple tracks during a meeting on Wednesday. The 2018 Speedway Motors WISSOTA 100 will be held September 12-15 at I-94 Speedway, a high-banked 3/8 mile track.WISSOTA president Rob Palmer ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Announcing Bank of the West - Fergus Falls as a GOLD Partner Of the Fergus Falls Chamber of Commerce   Congratulations  Bank of the West - Fergus Falls  on becoming aGOLD Partner of the  Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce!   #WELOVEOURPARTNERS Why Become a Partner?Partner Packages as well as Title Sponsorships of Events are available on a first-come, first served basis year round. ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Chamber, Education, Press Release
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Hey Fergus Falls!As you may know, Summerfest is put on strictly with volunteers and sponsorships from our community.Due to life, many of our veteran volunteers have had to step down this year.We also understand that our local businesses are inundated with requests for donations and sponsorships. With that, we are calling out for volunteers to take on responsibilities of Summerfest. You will have ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts
Friday, May 19, 2017
The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce“Fergus Falls Star of Excellence”Recognition Award  The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to share this rewarding platform for recognizing and celebrating superior customer service provided by Chamber members, “Fergus Falls Star of Excellence.”  “Many people in Fergus Falls love to serve and continuously go ‘the extra mile’ to help make ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release