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Membership - Join The EDC

You Should Join the Economic Development Corporation Today!

We are looking for people who want to work together to make a difference. Your membership dollars will provide needed services for businesses. You will be proud of the new businesses you helped and people they employ.

Do Business... Enjoy Life...  Join the EDC!

Annual membership contributions start at $375 per year. You will be invited to networking events and get exposure to all the new businesses we work with. Help people LIVE BETTER LIVES with good job opportunities.

The following businesses graciously provide annual contributions to support the EDC:


CCEDC Premier Sponsor $5,000 and over


President's Partner $3,000 - $4,999

Key Partner $1,500 - $2,999

Central Lakes College
Hunt Utilities Group
Lake Country Power

Lakewood Health System
MN Business Finance Corporation
Sanford Health

Leadership Partner $750 - $1,499

Anderson Brothers Constructions
Arvig Communications System
Bank Forward
Blandin Foundation
Bremer Bank
Chase on the Lake, LLC
Consolidated Telecom
DW Jones
Entrepreneur Fund
Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

Magnum Research
Oman-Gibson Associates
Otter Tail Power
Pine River State Bank
Reed's Family Outdoor Outfitters
Ridgeline Manufacturing, LLC
Super One Foods
Teal’s Management Group, Inc.
Western Bank

Executive Partner  $375 - $749

Ameriprise Financial
Anchorage Inn
Arnold S. Johnson Enterprises
Arrowhead Builders Supply
Associates in Eyecare
Atwater Group
Beltrami Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Bill Hansen Realty, Inc.
Bites Grill & Bar
Black Ridge Bank
Breen & Person, Ltd.
Cass Company Insurance
Close-Converse, Inc.
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center
David Drown Associates, Inc.
Enberg Logging Supply
Eveland’s, Inc.
Frandsen Bank & Trust
Fuller Wallner, Attorneys at Law
GuidePoint Pharmacy #109
Hanneken Insurance Services, Inc.
Hengel Ready Mix & Construction
Hiawatha Beach Resort
Hy-Tec Construction
Ice Castle Fish Houses
Kaiser & Associates, P.A.

Leech Lake Area Chamber
Leech Lake Financial Services, Inc.
Leech Lake Gaming
Leer Title Services
Longville Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce
Magnum Research
Manion Lumber & Truss, Inc.
Mann Lake Ltd.
Nelson-Torfin Real Estate Group
Northern Engineering & Consulting
Pederson Family Dental
Penmac Staffing Services, Inc.
Pequot Tool & Manufacturing, Inc.
Pine River-Backus Schools
Pine River Chamber
Pine River Family Market
Rardin Construction, Inc.
Riverside Assisted Living, Inc
RiverWood Bank, Baxter
Sawyer Timber Co., LLP
Schrupp Excavating, LLC
Spitzack Builders, Inc
Stille Havn Hus, Inc.
Trussworthy Components
Walker Building Supply, LLC
Weizenegger-Engel Insurance
Xcel Energy

Supporting Partner  $130 - $374

Bilben, Steven E. D.D.S., P.A.
Dufner, Vicki
Gaalswyk, Neal & Kathy
Gorvin, Geoff
Halverson Wood Products
Hansen, Bill Sr.
Hunstad, Anna
Johnson, Rhett
Kangas, Bob & Betty
Morrill, Jeff & Barb
Orton, Frank
Pederson, Jay
Rose, Marie
Sauvageau, Nate
Struss, Cy
Tertin, Jim
Thomas, Darrel & Tracey
US Bank
Sutherland, Marlene
Weins, John & Sandy


  Cass County
  City of Backus
  City of Cass Lake
  City of East Gull Lake
  City of Hackensack
  City of Lake Shore
  City of Pillager
  City of Pine River
  City of Walker

Blind Lake Township                        Bull Moose Township          Deerfield Township
Fairview Township
Leech Lake Township
Pine River Township
Ponto Lake Township
Shingobee Township                 Sylvan Township
Walden Township
Wilson Township

I joined the EDC to support the development of private sector jobs.” 
- Dan Meier,
Cass Company Insurance
I joined the EDC because ... I would not be here without them.” 
- Craig Anderson,
Trussworthy Components, Pine River
The following organizations support us through grants and donations:
Riverside Assisted Living
Owner Paula Rocheleau. Financing for this project was through Unity Bank, NCEDA, MBFC, the Initiative Foundation, and a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) plan with the city of Pillager. The EDC assisted by coordinating the TIF plan with the city, and the financing between the partners.
Inside-Out Manufacturing
Owners Sheri & Mike Kolkind. The EDC assisted in the helping of establishing a cost point for production. The owners invested $40,000.
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Cass County
Economic Development Corporation

303 Minnesota Avenue West
P.O. Box 1606
Walker, MN  56484
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