Minnesota Emerging Entrepreneur Loan Program

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Community and Economic Development Associates (CEDA) has been designated a lending agency for the MN Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Emerging Entrepreneur Loan Program through its Microenterprise Fund (MEF). Microloans are designed for start-up, newly established, or growing business. Funds will be made available to qualifying entrepreneurs based on established loan fund procedures. Funds […]

Hearth & Home Technologies

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 Hearth and Home Technologies has been in Lake City Minnesota for many years, and has become the worlds largest Gas Fireplace producer in the world. In addition to this claim to fame, they have supported many local charities, events, non-profit organizations. Thank you Hearth and Home for being a strong supporter of the Lake City […]

Pepin Manufacturing

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Pepin Manufacturing, Inc. is the fast, friendly, and flexible solution to your specific product needs. Whether you are looking for medical electrodes or medical device components, lint rollers, our own Marfree™ Urethane, or custom contract converting/fabrication, Pepin Manufacturing has the solution. Since 1993 we at Pepin Manufacturing have been exceeding the expectations of our clients […]

Creative Minds of Lake City

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In the summer of 2011 Joan and Dean Kaartinen, naturalized citizens from Winnipeg Manitoba, decided to expand their horizons and open a business in downtown Lake City. Joan was already a proven arts and craft specialist and had many business contacts while working as a bartender at the Bronk’s Bar and Grill. They decided on opening […]