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Faribault County Community Survey NOW OPEN!
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The Faribault County EDA is asking for community input to shape their future goals and priorities. Please take 10 minutes to fill out this survey about quality of life, local business climate, healthcare services, and more. If you have any questions please contact Annie Leibel at 507-526-6275 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or John Herman, EDA President at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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January 2020 Business Spotlight

January 2020 Business Spotlight

The Faribault County EDA visited the new addition of Heartland Senior Living, Parker Oaks in Winnebago. Heartland Senior Living was formed in 2017 as a nonprofit. The nonprofit purchased three...

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10 Week Succession Planning Class

10 Week Succession Planning Class

Calling all business owners!The Faribault County EDA is partnering with the University of Minnesota Extension to provide a 10 week course on succession planning for businesses in Faribault County. The...

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2020 Meeting Schedule

2020 Meeting Schedule

  2020 EDA Meeting Schedule All Meetings begin at 3:00pmTuesday, January 21, 2020 Winnebago Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Elmore Tuesday, April 21, 2020 Minnesota Lake Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Blue...

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November Business Spotlight

November Business Spotlight

The EDA met at CCF Bank in Wells for their November meeting. The Board heard an update from Kelsey Warmka in regards to the plan to offer space for a...

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October Business Spotlight

October Business Spotlight

The EDA visited Minnesota Lake for their October Meeting. After the meeting, Board Members visited Kasey's Country Cuts to present the October Business Spotlight Award. Kasey Stenzel is the owner...

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Happy Manufacturing Week!

Happy Manufacturing Week!

Happy Manufacturing Week to all Faribault County Manufacturers! 

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Sign up for the Succession Planning Workshop!

Sign up for the Succession Planning Workshop!

The workshop is quickly approaching, so don't forget to signup online. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/succession-planning-workshop-tickets-66244405801Succession Planning is meant to help prepare businesses for ownership transition. In Faribault County this is especially important because closure...

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August Business Spotlight

August Business Spotlight

The August EDA Meeting was held at in Frost, to spotlight Julie Halverson, owner of Julie's Bar and Grill. Julie serves great food, and advertises through a wide range of...

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Succession Planning Workshop

Succession Planning Workshop

YOU'RE INVITED!   Succession Planning is important for all business owners, whether you are just starting, or are thinking about retirement. We hope you will join us on September 10th at Hamilton...

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