Author Archives: Vicki Oakes

Big Stone City Apartments c/o Linden Corp

656 Walnut Street
Big Stone City, SD  56216


Big Stone Chiropractic Health Center

16 2nd St. NW
Ortonville, MN 56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 487-1010

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Border States Coop

P.O. Box 362
Ortonville, MN  56278


Big Stone Lumber

127 Center Street
Clinton, MN  56225

TELEPHONE: 320-325-5234
WEBSITE: (coming soon)

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Congratulations Johnson & Roggenbuck!

Congratulations to the newest Chamber member, Johnson &  Roggenbuck CPA!

We recently celebrated a Chamber After 5 event for the new partnership in Ortonville – Amy Roggenbuck has been employed with Blair Johnson for the last six years.  She is a C.P.A. and has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of South Dakota.  She also has a Masters of Professional Accountancy degree from the University of South Dakota.

Few pictures from the event:

77th Annual Cornfest – Aug 14-16

Mark your calendar for our annual Cornfest Event – three days of fun for the whole family at Ortonville’s Lakeside Park!

Here a just a few pictures from 2014:


Here is a quick view of Cornfest activities (from previous years) and a bit about Ortonville

36th Annual Arctic Open Golf Tournament – Feb 14

Clinton Community Service Club – CCSC is hosting the 36th Annual Arctic Open Golf Tournament February 14! Tickets are available from CCSC members, Amanda’s Shear Impressions, Bonnie’s Hometown Grocery, Short Stop, The Limit and The Penguin Bar.


Be sure to tune in to Fox Sports North Saturday at 11 a.m.!! Coming up on this week’s episode of Fishing The Midwest, Artie Arndt SCHOOLS Mike Frisch on Big Stone Lake!Visit for a listing of stations & times … Continue reading

L. G. Everist, Inc.

P.O. Box 67
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-6131

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701 Second Street, Suite 3
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-9996

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Pro Auto Sales

547 US Highway 12
Ortonville, MN  56278
320) 839-2911


845 Main St
Ortonville, MN 56278


Main Office:
P.O. Box 78
Holloway, MN  56249


Holiday Companies

624 SE Second Street
Orotnville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2120

Hasslen Construction

P.O. Box 157
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2529

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Johnson & Roggenbuck

105 2nd Street NW
Ortonville, MN  56278
TELEPHONE: (320) 839-3459

Big Stone Therapies

309 Washington Avenue
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-4087

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35055 740th Avenue
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 305-0713

Consultant:  Michelle Giese


Hartman’s SuperValu

149 NW First Street
Ortonville, MN  56278


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Pioneer Meat Market

25 NW First Street
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2653

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Rausch Granite

Box 248
Big Stone City, SD  57216

TELEPHONE: (605) 862-8155

Big Stone Municipal Liquor Store

P.O. Box 246
Big Stone City, SD  57216

TELEPHONE: (605)862-8166

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Strong Real Estate

391 Old Hwy 12 W
PO Box 275
Ortonville, MN  56278

Paul Strong, Broker

Val Hoffman, Agent/Sales

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Strong Realty Val Hoffman Business Card

Explore Minnesota Tourism Statewide Scavenger Hunt!

Bundle up this winter and participate in the Explore Minnesota Tourism statewide scavenger hunt called Checkpoint MN! Travelers can “check in” at 12 checkpoint signs located at iconic Minnesota winter destinations, including the Big Stone Refuge and Wetland Management District in Odessa! The contest runs until March 5 with $50,000+ in prizes. Learn more at! #OnlyinMN

Rental House Catch


Arties Bait & Tackle in Ortonville shared a pictures of a recent catch from one of their rental houses on Big Stone Lake.  Nice!

Keep up with the latest from Artie’s Bait & Tackle Facebook Page!



Where to Eat



333 2nd St. SE
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-3954

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Trinity Lutheran Church

341 Park St.
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-3422

Pastor Dennis O’Neil

Tom Oakes Insurance

40 NW 2nd St.
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2118

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Terry Gere

Ortonville, Minn.

Strong Insurance Inc.

Insurance       –      Real Estate      –      Farms

391 Old Hwy 12 W
Po Box 275
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-6118

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Someplace Safe

Po Box 815
Fergus Falls, MN  56538

TELEPHONE: (218) 739-3486

State Farm Insurance & Financial Services – Jan Scriver Agency

123 E 2nd St. NW
Ortonville, MN  56278

TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2531

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Progressive Collision & Glass

109 SE 2nd St.
Ortonville, MN  56278
TELEPHONE: (320) 839-2255
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Pheasants Forever

414 2nd St.
Odessa, MN  56276

TELEPHONE: (320) 760-5382