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DOWN THROUGH THE YEARS 154 Years... 146 Years... 145 Years... 145 Years... 139 Years...

155 Years... Freeborn county

Masonic Lodge Western Star Lodge No. 26

minnesota

Box 26 Albert Lea, MN

since 1857

Since 1858

137 Years...

335 W. Clark St. • Sunday School, 9:00 a.m. • Sunday Worship, 10:30 a.m. (Jun-Aug, 9:30 a.m.) • Tuesday Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. • Youth Activities Monday 5:30 p.m.

507-373-2734 Since 1866

W. Main & Hwy. 13 Established 1867 Non-profit Non-denominational

373-4980

136 Years... 135 Years...

Farmers Mutual Insurance Co.

CHRIST  EPISCOPAL CHURCH

Dave Pederson, Mgr. In business since 1876

204 Fountain St. Albert Lea, MN 373-3188 Since 1876

Freeborn Congregational United Church of Christ

Graceland Cemetery

136 Years...

Manchester, MN Phone: 826-3425

www.edwardsironworkers.com

First Baptist

St. Theodore Catholic Church 315 E. Clark St. Sat. 5:15 pm Mass Sun. 9:30 a.m. Broadcast Mass 11:00 a.m. Spanish Mass

408 Main St, Freeborn, MN

Wells Fargo Bank Albert Lea 122 E. Main St Member FDIC Since 1867 507-373-1423

(507) 863-2496 Worship: 11am Sunday School: Sept.-May 10am Rev. Cherie Daniel uccum@bevcomm.net Established 1873

135 Years... 134 Years...

United Trinity Methodist Lutheran Church Church 702 Highway 69 S.

501 S. Washington, Albert Lea 373-2466 •  www.tlc-al.org Sunday Worship: 9:00am Sunday School: 10:30am Wednesday Worship: 5:30pm

Albert Lea

Sunday Morning Alive 9:00am Faith Builders 9:15am Traditional Worship 10:30am

131 Years... 129 Years... 127 Years... 120 Years... 117 Years... 117 Years... 115 Years... Albert Lea Freeborn County Chamber Of Commerce

Freeborn County Ag Society

128 N. Broadway New Richland, MN 507-463-8112

129 Years 2012 Freeborn steagle@hickorytech.net County Fair Jim Lutgens, The Voice Tuesday-Sunday Editor & Publisher for Business! July 31 - Aug. 5

2580 Bridge Ave. 373-3938

111 Years... 111 Years... Christian & Peterson

Attorneys at Law

Foods Sletten Enterprises, LLC

Phillip A. Kohl Mark A. Anderson John T. Hareid Kevin H. Siefken

Plus: Fitness, Tanning & Touchless Car Wash

314 So. Broadway (507) 373-2345 In business since 1901

507-684-2472

107 Years...

monument company

1006 So. Broadway Albert Lea Phone 373-4030 In business since 1892

www.vram.com 620 So. Broadway 373-3996 Since 1895

110 Years... 109 Years... 109 Years... Hemmingsen HILL'S Transfer GARDENS

Inc.

ELLENDALE, MN

Alden, MN Phone 874-3160

Since 1901

In business since 1902

107 Years...

Sons of The Don Apartments on Park Ave. Norway Tea Properties Property Manager: Robert Hoffman 507-402-4692 Since 1905

Normanna Lodge No. 52 111 YEARS International Sons of Norway Box 875, Albert Lea, MN Lodge Building West of Albert Lea, next to City Arena. Since 1905 377-2533

Your only local

Olson Mfg. Big Insurance Agency Jones Insurance

507-373-7253 www.hillsgardens.com

2512 W. Main Albert Lea Since 1903

106 Years... Member F.D.I.C.

Manchester Hartland Telephone Co.

826-3212

Community Service Since 1903

308 S. Broadway Downtown, Albert Lea Phone 373-2692 Since August 1, 1895

Albert Lea Newspapers www.albertleatribune.com

Since 1897

109 Years... “Your locally owned Community Bank”

507-297-5461 Emmons, MN Since 1903

105 Years... 104 Years... 102 Years... Motor Inn Co. Citizens All of

serving you!

2114 East Main Albert Lea

www.securitybankmn.com

www.motorinn.com

Albert Lea • 373-1481 emmons • 297-5461

In business since 1908

In Freeborn County Since 1906

808 W. Front St. Albert Lea, MN (507) 373-1411

Of Albert Lea

377-6868

State Bank Glenville, MN 56036 (507) 448-3981

Twin Lakes, MN 56089 (507) 852-2415

MEMBER FDIC Since 1910

Since 1907

102 Years...

101 Years... 101 Years... 101 Years... 101 Years... 100 Years... COLSTRUP PAINTING HAYWARD Wells Drug Strong Hallmark Cards MEMBER FDIC COOPERATIVE & WALLPAPER Be Sure and Stop HARTLAND, MN Agency Sophus Colstrup • 1911-1947 373-6439 At Our Gift Department 845-2233 Sophus & Albert "Bud" Colstrup • 1947-1970 Jobs Industrial Park Fertilizer, Inc. FREEBORN, MN Albert "Bud" Colstrup • 1970-1979 Ag Chemicals, 924 14th Street

• Computerized Prescription Processing • UPS Delivery Station • Kodak Kiosk

553-3161 • Wells, MN Since 1910

Seed, Grain, Tires & Batteries

Box 337, Hayward, MN Since 1911

100 Years... 99 Years... Comfort Specialists since 1912

209 So. Washington 507-373-3062

Albert Lea 373-2396

In business since 1911.

Since 1911

98 Years...

Credit Bureau of Albert Lea

Men's, Young Men's & Ladies Apparel, Uniforms, Tuxedos

• Collections • Credit Reporting

1430 Frank Avenue Albert Lea Phone 373-2264 Since 1912

93 Years... 1410 Olsen Dr. Phone 373-6650

Mick Delger Cal Johnson www.albertleaelectric.com Original business started in 1919

Brad & Vickie Edwin Owners/Managers 131 S. Newton Albert Lea, MN 56007

507-373-2325 cbalcollects.com In business since 1913

93 Years...

Albert Lea Family Y

2021 West Main Albert Lea, MN 56007 507-373-8228 www.ymcaal.org

92 Years... “Always providing quality service to the construction industry.”

First Lutheran Church 301 W. Clark • 373-6424

Welcome to Worship Sunday, 8:00am Traditional 9:15am Blended 10:30am Contemporary Thursday, 6:30p.m.

Since 1919 •  www.flcal.org

95 Years...

www.ulland.com

Asphalt Paving • Site Grading Road & Driveway Construction

Albert Lea 373-1960 Also available a wide variety of aggregate & landscaping stone for pickup or delivery

Northbridge Mall In Albert Lea Since 1917

90 Years...

Albert "Bud" Colstrup & James Colstrup • 1979-1998 James Colstrup • 1998-2012

Cell 507-369-3374

93 Years...

AMERICAN  AMERICAN  LEGION LEGION 142 N. Broadway, Albert Lea

Charitable Gambling License No. A-00213

373-7993

89 Years...

Not sure what to do next?

Let us help. Albert Lea/Ellendale New Richland

507-373-2461

www.bonnerupfuneralservice.com

93 Years...

Farm & Garden Seed for Family Farms

373-3161 1414 West Main www.alseed.com Since 1923

863-2371 ALBERT LEA, MN 373-1945 Since 1912

93 Years... EMMONS  LEGION

POST 264 GLENVILLE, MN

Where friends meet friends

Since 1919 License #B-01304-001

297-5600

89 Years... Peterson, Savelkoul & Benda Ltd. Attorneys at Law

211 So. Newton • 373-6491 www.albertlealaw.com

Richard N. Davies (of counsel) Henry J. Savelkoul (of counsel), Douglas R. Peterson, Donald W. Savelkoul, Matthew L. Benda, Daniel L. Kolker, Stephanie A. Haedt Since 1923

Charitable Gambling License No. A-00300

86 Years... Motor Supply Co. 1651 Olsen Drive Albert Lea

373-3981 Since 1926

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Down Through Through the the Years Years Down 85 Years...

85 Years...

85 Years...

83 Years...

Represented since 1927

206 N. Broadway Ave.

507-377-1686

79 Years... Hours: Mon—Wed 9—6 Thurs 9—7; Fri 9—6; Sat 9—5; Sun 12—4

www.morrisfurniture.com

507-373-6434

1909 E. Main, Albert Lea

75 Years...

68 Years...

Ag Power Enterprises

Serving South Central Minnesota with John Deere Ag & Consumer Equipment Belle Plaine, Hollandale, Owatonna, Waseca

64 Years...

“Building the Future By Preserving the Past” 64 Years of Preserving, Interpreting & Displaying the History of Freeborn County.

1031 Bridge Avenue Albert Lea, MN Incorporated 1948

62 Years... Gordonsville, Minn. Phone 448-3302 Serving You For 61 Years Business started in 1950

60 Years... 148 S. Broadway

Albert Lea • 373-1486 FREE Prescription Delivery www.sterlingdrug.com

Original Business started in 1929– Under New Ownership Since May, 1985

www.producestatebank.com Member FDIC

www.bergdalehd.com

Since 1926

78 Years... 53 1st Street, SW • Wells, MN 507-553-3151 Since 1934 ---2630 Bridge Ave • Albert Lea 507-373-7227 Since 1987 ---Nelson’s County Market 1619 W. Main St • Albert Lea 507-373-9889 Since 2003

74 Years...

You'll find it at

Since 1937

905 Plaza Phone 373-5236

Hollandale • 507-889-4311 Albert Lea • 507-373-5500

Karl's 1633 W. Main Albert Lea 373-2338

CARQUEST

1902 East Main St. Albert Lea , MN 373-3944 Since 1938

68 Years... JENSEN REAL ESTATE & AUCTION 111 E. Clark

Greg Jensen/383-1067 Beau Jensen/402-0553 Amy Willett/373-5660 Odean Jerdee/383-1402 In business since 1944

64 Years... Morrison Well Drilling Co.

77 Years...

Since 1948

62 Years...

B & B Cafe

321 Sibley, Albert Lea

Call us today to find out how digital printing can take your direct mail marketing to the next level: the individual

265-3340

Serving you at 2 locations Conger & Northbridge Mall Jeremy & Darcy Johnson Since 1935

Starting at $30/month Hayward, MN Phone 373-0465

719 Marshall Albert Lea, MN

Struc. Steel, Misc. Metals, Ornamental Iron, Ornamental Gazebos

Since 1938

Original business started in 1939

67 Years...

Martin Well Drilling

495-4th Ave. S. E. Wells, Minnesota (507) 553-3958

In business since 1945

Room

"Best Hamburgers In Town"

373-1836

310 8th Street Albert Lea, MN

59 Years..

59 Years...

www.stadheimjewelers.com

"Known For Fine Diamonds"

57 Years...

57 Years...

Now serving liquor with off-sale 3/2 beer 721 Marshall

Terry Peterson, Owner Since 1948

373-3237

Owners: Dave & Candy Reisewitz Formerly The Cubby Hole

Closed Sundays

62 Years...

62 Years...

Sorenson’s

Providing trucking services

APPLIANCE AND TV

MANUFACTURING MACHINE SHOP CNC CONTRACT  MACHINING

265-3235 Conger, MN

In business since 1929

Since 1930

75 Years...

Becker Hi-Way Frate

6 oz Steak��������������������������������������������$9.85 12 oz. New York Strip�����������������������$13.15 Prime Rib, Queen�����������������������������$12.05 Prime Rib, King��������������������������������$15.35 Shrimp Dinner����������������������������������$12.05 Steak & Shimp�����������������������������������$13.15

310 8th Street • 373-1836 Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 7am-2pm Fri.-Sat. 7am-2pm & 4:30-8:30pm

58 Years...

58 Years...

Conger Liquor Store

Where Friends Get Together

512 E. 7th St Albert Lea

56 Years...

1619 Blake Ave. Albert Lea 373-6500 Celebrating 6 Years in Albert Lea

75 Years...

66 Years...

Since 1946

63 Years...

Krieger Beverage Company

Albert Lea Steel, Inc.

65 Years... company

507 W. Front St. & 902 East Main Albert Lea, MN 56007

377-2102 Since 1947 www.almco.com

63 Years... FIRE FIGHTERS

18 Holes Open To The Public 101 E. Richway Drive Albert Lea Phone 373-1061 www.greenlea.com Business started in 1949.

61 Years...

Local 1041

International Assn. of Firefighters AFL-CIO, CLC 221 East Clark Albert Lea

Since May 1, 1948

60 Years...

K O C .

Protecting you since 1956 with only the best companies 1606 E Main St, Albert Lea

Do you want this spot? Call 379-9850 today!

58 Years...

Conger, MN 507-265-3325 Since 1954

56 Years...

Fleet Farm Supply 310 Main Court Phone 373-7067 Local family owned business since 1956

59 Years... Moose Lodge #1703 Family Center 373-2106

1623 W. Main ST. Dining W & F, 6-7:30pm February is our 59th Anniversary

57 Years...

broadway care assisted Borderline Siding & Window living Company 507-373-2909

Since 1954 Annabelle Frazier, Administrator Linda Waalkens, RN

56 Years... Ring Cabinet & Remodeling 711 3rd Avenue S. Phone 373-8569 Jim Ring, Owner Cabinet Work And Remodeling Of All Kinds

office@goldmansturtz halvorsen.com

68 Years...

an

377-4284 971 Plaza St Albert Lea

“Your client first law firm” 137 N. Broadway Albert Lea, MN (507) 373-1409

68 Years...

2620 YH H anson Ave. Earning your trust Albert Lea day by day. Phone 373-5101 294-3244 373-6418 owned and in Kiester Albert Lea Locally business since 1944

512 S. Broadway Ave (Individualized Care, Home-like atmosphere)

of Albert Lea, Inc.

507-373-6446

73 Years...

Celebrating 75 years of people helping people Gambling Lic. #000-60-001 Bingo weekly

8:30-3:00 Sat

Nights

Room

Our Power is the People

Eagles Club

448-3914

Friday & Saturday

The Elbow

2501 E. Main, Albert Lea www.fmcs.coop

nutson Stenseth • WHIRLPOOL C onstruction LLC • MAYTAG General Contracting il o • KITCHENAID Dennis Stenseth Owner • AMANA Glenville & Hayward 1632 Massee St. P.O. Box 150, Geneva Albert Lea 507-402-1381 256-7258 Since 8-8 M, Th; 8-5 T, W, F Since 1951 1942

www.lelandrealty.com

Years Built On 377-2000 TRUST

North Central Welding Materials & Industrial Supplies 2417 Myers Rd. Albert Lea 373-2411

LEGENDS BAR

373-9586

“We’re the ys” insurance gu

2046 Sorensen Rd. P. O. Box 246 Albert Lea, MN 373-6122

PROFESSIONAL

507-373-4526

Since 1953

John Doppelhammer Bob Weiser

ALBERT LEA

Steele Body Shop

2012

Christian Communities of Care

Airgas

64 Years...

64 Years...

Since 1950

The Elbow

66 Years...

Since 1946

Original business started October, 1950

Since 1952

www.churchoffset printing.com

Hemenway Iron Works and security storage

Eddie's Bar and Lounge

2401 Becker Drive Albert Lea Phone 373-8513

60 Years...

1731 Margaretha (507) 373-6485

73 Years...

74 Years...

Clint & Holly Miller Owner/Operators

373-1921

82 Years...

GOLDMAN, STURTZ & HALVORSEN

373-3410

Freeborn, MN 863-2455

82 Years... Built-Rite Mfg., Inc.

77 Years...

1313 James Avenue

Serving the Austin &  Albert Lea Areas

Albert Lea • Austin Mason City

83 Years...

BERGDALE HARLEY-DAVIDSON

Shannon Steensma CLU, ChFC, CFP® Roger M. Nelson CLU, MDRT

We are measured by the company we keep

Kiester, Minnesota

373-1813 or 294-3622 Free Estimates

1126 S. Broadway Albert Lea

373-5315 Since 1944

65 Years... ALBERT LEA BUS COMPANY 1407 St. John Ave. Albert Lea 507-373-1467 In business since 1947

62 Years...

SHOFF C hiropractic

Promoting health and wellness since 1950

60 Years...

Just Like Home Place 310 E. Clark 373-0975 Laurie & Rollie Keyeski Owners since Aug. 2000

Assisted Living

59 Years...

Alden Shoe & Clothing

163 N. Broadway • Alden

507-874-3710

Specializing in Red Wing

Slippers ~ Oxfords Hikers ~ Workboots Hunting Boots ~ Overshoes Key work clothing Owners: Steve & Dee Peterson

57 Years... GAINES Auto Salvage

Gordonsville, MN

Phone 448-2905

Business started in 1954

In business since 1954

54 Years...

New Owner Mike Gaines

54 Years...

Hammer Clarks Grove Dieser & Hardware Mangskau, P.L.L.P.

135 South Broadway Albert Lea, MN. 373-2451 Since 1958

256-7249 Clarks Grove, MN

Serving you since March 1, 1958

Down Through the Years 54 Years... Trades & Labor Federal Credit Union The alternative for your financial needs

Owned by Our Members Focused on Service

People Helping People Since 1958 610 S. Broadway • 377-1863

www.tradesandlabor.com

Albert Lea Tribune, Sunday, February 26, 2012 — Page 3

We are measured by the company we keep

54 Years... 53 Years...

54 Years... Thomas Metzdorff, D.V.M. Scott Lang, D.V.M. Carey Prigge, D.V.M 1400 State Street South Waseca, MN 56093 (507) 835-1700 Fax: (507) 835-1980

Small & Large Animal Services

52 Years...

53 Years...

HAROLD’S 

BAR

Join us on Saturdays for Bar Bingo

Charitable gambling license #A00423005

1318 E. Main Albert Lea • 373-0965 Check us out on Facebook!

50 Years...

901 Luther Place, Albert Lea 373-8226 In business since 1962

49 Years...

49 Years... Pizza

373-7350

702 Highway 69 South Albert Lea 507-373-6712 Originally started in 1962 Now accepting registration for Fall 2011

126 W Clark • Albert Lea Now delivering at lunch! Reader's Choice for pizza 8 years running!

46 Years...

46 Years...

Joyce Matthies Dance Centre

Minnesota Freezer Warehouse Co.

707 W. Clark St.

Ballet Jazz Tap Pointe

45 Years...

Christian

EZ Rental & Party Service, llc

Chiropractic

209 S. St. Peter Avenue Albert Lea, MN

373-4322

373-8026 John Butler Harriet Hemenway, Owners “In Business Since 1967”

224 S. Broadway

Since 1966

Glenville Plumbing & Heating

Next to Wok n Roll Buffet

448-2902 491 Center Avenue Glenville, Minn. Since 1964

45 Years...

Since 1969

43 Years...

Since June 1967

Dr. Wayne Sletten

2006 East Main Albert Lea, MN 373-6475 Now Serving Margaritas Serving People Since 1969

373-1915

In Business Since 1968

43 Years...

373-1101

44 Years...

NORTH AMERICAN MAT COMPANY

129 E. Clark 373-9336 Bill & Mark Malepsy "We cut hair the way you like it!" Thank You For Your Patronage! Since 1960

Anti-fatigue matting Matting for Commercial & Industrial Applications Entry matting for residential

Stevens Window & Hardware

1109 S. Broadway Phone 373-1696

PHILLIP OR MARK MORREIM 71610 263rd St • Albert Lea Office (507) 826-3449 Home (507) 373-1971 or Cell (507) 330-1889

~DESIGN~ ~INSTALLATION~ ~SEEDING~

Commercial Cleaning

1808 Viking Ave 507-373-5718 Marcia Stoneking In business since 1961

50 Years...

Fountain Lake Estates MGB Property Management Property Manager: Robert Hoffman 507-402-4692 Since 1962

47 Years... ALBERT LEA COMMUNITY THEATER

45 Years...

47 Years...

V ogt D

istributing

3004 Lake Chapeau Dr. Albert Lea, MN

373-0327

Since Feb. 1, 1965

45 Years... JENSEN MANUFACTURING, INC.

Kampground 84259 Co. Rd. 46 Hayward, MN

Serving Albert Lea/ Austin area since 1967

44 Years...

Albert Lea Senior Center Skyline Plaza

Day trips, 500 Bridge, Yoga, Aerobics, Billiards, Support Groups & much more

373-0704

Membership $30

507-826-3357 Now offering Waterjet Cutting Services

44 Years... 2424 Myers Rd

373-2357

Call for a competitive quote

44 Years...

Tom & Mary Ferleman, Owners

42 Years...

1325 SE Broadway Albert Lea 507-373-1185

51 Years... South Central MN Youth For Christ

“The Rock” 373-1015

www.scmyfc.org

49 Years... Pederson Industrial Sales 601 West College 507-373-1316 Stocking Distributor of Nationally known brand items for the Industrial Trade Since 1963

46 Years... A part of Albert Lea since 1966

45 Years... COMPANIES • Travel • Vacations • Embroidery & Advertising • Specialty Coffee

130 West Clark Albert Lea, Mn 373-2473 In Business Since 1967

44 Years...

Gifts & Antiques 222 East Clark St. Albert Lea, MN 373-4258 gifts_antiques. tripod.com

373-7979 2310/2320 E. Main St., Albert Lea 373-1438 In Business Since 1968

43 Years...

Poole Electric

43 Years...

Hayward, MN

721 W. Clark Albert Lea 373-8595 In Business Since March 1969

41 Years...

373-8966 Since 1969

41 Years...

Serving the community since 1969 www.alchildrenscenter.org

43 Years... Kelley Plumbing, Heating, & Cooling, LLC 923 So. Broadway In business since 1969

373-6263 Master Plumber #058063PM

41 Years...

Hill, Larson, Walth & Benda

Hugh O'Byrne

MUTUAL FUNDS • STOCKS • BONDS ANNUITIES • RETIREMENT PLANS ETF'S • LIFE INSURANCE

Serving the Freeborn County area as your Realtor® and Auctioneer

143 E. Main St., Box 171, Albert Lea, MN 56007

383-7111

Tel 507.373.8216 Fax 507.373.6220 www.iscfinancialadvisors.com

NASBY RADIATOR

43 Years...

507-889-2088 304 Central Ave. N. Hollandale, MN

43 Years...

SPECIALIZING  IN SEPTIC SYSTEMS • Conservation Construction • Land Drainage • Wildlife Ponds • Road Boring • Backhoeing • Consulting

Since 1970

Gary Thompson 220 East 7th Street Albert Lea, MN Tuesday-Friday • 7-5

Selling Insurance Since 1968

1725 E. Main Albert Lea, MN 373-2444

Southside Barber Shop

Over 45 years creating smiles & health 1206 W. Front

377-8904 709 Wilson St. Albert Lea, MN

42 Years...

Bill & Mark's Barber Shop

For ticket information, call 377-4371. www.actonbroadway.com Since 1965

44 Years...

373-5665

51 Years...

52 Years...

Professional Tax Service Since 1965

Tea Properties Property Manager: Robert Hoffman 507-402-4692 Since 1966

238 S. Broadway 369-0205

ELOISE & JACK ADAMS Open Daily

alartcenter@gmail.com

Another Exciting Season!

The College Street Apartments

In business since May 1968

• Paintings & Drawings • Pottery • Dolls • Antiques

In business since 1958

2340 Hendrickson Rd. Albert Lea • 373-0946

46 Years...

220 Elizabeth, Albert Lea Phone 373-2828

43 Years...

47 Years...

44 Years...

44 Years...

Art in the Heart of the City

Dennis & Brad Haugen, Owners "Complete, Competent Construction Work" In business since 1962

48 Years...

Since 1966

45 Years...

FREEBORN CONSTRUCTION, Inc.

Phone 373-4135 1103 Hershey St.

507-373-4434

820 E. Thirteenth St. Albert Lea, Minnesota 373-1477 Service Since 1962

907 SYKES STREET Albert Lea 507-373-0689

www.JoyceMatthies Dance.com

Fully Insured Prompt Service

224 S. Broadway P.O. Box 313

Northaire Industrial Park

County Rd. 46 E., Albert Lea, MN

Architects & Civil Engineers

377-1183 • • • •

50 Years...

50 Years...

ST. John's lutheran home & knutson place

Albert Lea Art Center & Art On Broadway Gift Shop

Clarks Grove -Waseca Veterinary Clinic L.L.P. Thomas Lang, D.V.M. Dennis Nelson, D.V.M. Michael Bjorklund, D.V.M. Jennifer Bauer, D.V.M. P.O. Box 30 • 28088 770th Ave. Clarks Grove, MN 56016 (507) 256-7237 Fax: (507) 256-7611

53 Years...

200 North Broadway hugh@c21obyrne.com

CPA’s

1655 W Main St Skyline Plaza Albert Lea, MN

377-1333

In business since March 1971

310 2nd Ave SW Albert Lea www.thompsonelectric ofalbertlea.com

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Down Through Through the the Years Years Down 41 Years...

Albert Lea Radiator & Cooling Systems, llc 214 Elizabeth Call for Appointment 507-377-1291 Auto Air Conditioning, Radiator, Heater Repair, Sales and Service New and Recoring Aluminum, Plastic Repair, Radiator Repair and Sales, Gas Tank Repair

Travis Reichl

"Best Place To Take a Leak"

39 Years...

Interstate Motor Trucks, Inc.

1900 Sorensen Rd. Albert Lea Now serving 4 locations

Albert Lea • Rochester Owatonna • Mason City

In business since 1973

38 Years... Elmer's Body Shop Dave & Tom • 553-5914

40 Years...

40 Years...

Senior Court

DALE HALLUM

915 Maplehill Drive Albert Lea, MN 507-373-5391

Providing elderly housing since 1971

39 Years...

35 Years...

Rick Mummert

377-3174 or 383-5773

505 Pilot Street Albert Lea, MN rick.mummert@ gmail.com

34 Years...

FREEBORN COUNTY DAYCARE ASSOCIATION

Caring for children is the choice of the Day Care Providers. Therefore, the safety, growth and development of the child is our primary concern.

Since 1978

For FREE Referrals

373-5466

33 Years...

39 Years...

"Professional Portraits of People by Peoble"

❤❤

Committed to the quality of life & services for people with disabilities since 1979.

32 Years...

38 Years... Skyline Plaza

31 Years...

38 Years...

377-2099

Since Feb. 1981

920 S. Washington Albert Lea, MN

101 W. Main, Lake Mills, IA

(641) 592-9951 Since 1973

39 Years...

39 Years...

Brooks Safety

Equipment 1437 Academy Albert Lea, MN

Since Feb. 24, 1974

35 Years...

37 Years...

• Plaques • Class Rings • Screen Printing • Engraving • Embroidery

507-373-3773 919 W. Main St. • Albert Lea, MN Since March 1977

35 years of serving the area

34 Years...

377-1452

1409 Eberhart

Performance exhaust work Window tinting, spray bed liners, custom graphics, remote starts

Since 1978

909 16th Street Albert Lea 320-7000 Since March 1975

www.HomeSolutionsMidwest.com

32 Years...

General Contractor

• Commercial • Industrial/Manufacturing • Retail/Service

507-373-6645

PO Box 507, Albert Lea, MN 56007

ESTABLISHED IN 1977

34 Years...

507-383-4876 Kenneth R. Leland Realty, Inc. 226 W. Fountain St. Albert Lea www.lelandrealty.com

31 Years... 1137 S. Broadway 377-3704 The Martin family and employees appreciate our loyal customers for the last 31 years Business in Albert Lea Since March 1981

Do you want to feel better?

1201 Garfield Ave., Albert Lea (507) 373-2311 • www.abhomes.net/minnesota Since 1974 EOE

36 Years... Joe Johnston Alex Johnston Andrew Irvine 373-2353 David Kramer Jr Troy Irvine 373-0668 373-9050

Member SIPC Since December 1975

Doug Evans, Owner 2190 S. Lincoln Albert Lea, MN 507-377-1508 Business started August of 1978

Complete collision repair services for any insurance company.

373-0952 1515 Blake Ave. Albert Lea Since 1979

L&D Ag Service

Specialize in spray, fertilizer, & precision ag equipment

408 Broadway Hartland, MN 507-845-2100

31 Years... Williamson Body Shop 448-3371 221 East Main Glenville, MN Since 1981

36 Years...

36 Years... Darlene & Richard Jordahl 1408 Marie Ave. Albert Lea, MN 507-373-8964 Food Supplements Cleaning Products Personal Care

Taxidermy Studio

Award winning engines since 1976 1025 South Broadway

507-373-5907

Performance Parts & Machine In business since February, 1976

507-863-2202 Fish • Birds • Gameheads • Rugs Craig Christenson Owner since 1977

34 Years...

34 Years...

JKE Enterprises 1320 Crestview Rd. Albert Lea, MN 373-8041 www.shaklee.net/jeri

36 Years... FAMILY  STORE M-F 10am-6pm Sat 9am-5pm Come shop where your purchases help others!

416 Bridge Ave.

34 Years...

Trailside Apartments

Located Next to Farmers State Bank in Freeborn

J.K. Ehrhard J.A. Ehrhard

R&S Racing

35 Years... 35 Years...

Doug's Painting & Sandblasting

32 Years... ®

377-2081

38 Years...

38 Years...

Emelie & Jim Paulson, Realtors®

Lloyd Management Property Managers: Robert Hoffman & Melanie Potts 507-373-5533 Since 1977

33 Years...

507-383-1659 RE/MAX  Properties 412 E. William, Albert Lea, MN Office: 377-2752

www.albertleamnhomes.com

33 Years...

Wangen

Excavating, LLC

505 East Main Albert Lea, MN • 373-0636 In Albert Lea Since June, 1978

& Septic Tank Pumping

507-377-3577 Since 1978

32 1/2 Years... 32 Years... Jamie A. Kyllo

• Seamless Siding & Gutters • Roofing • Windows • Leaf Protection Systems 603 S. 1st Ave. Albert Lea 373-3435

216 S. Broadway Ave Albert Lea

Since 1973

Craig's

33 Years...

33 Years...

• Unique Home Decor & Gift Ideas • Cards • Fresh & Silk Flowers for all occasions • And much more

Al & Brenda

35 Years...

Your Awards & Recognition Headquarters

38 Years...

www.altaxservice.com

Auctioneer

507-826-3443 72868 255th St. Albert Lea, MN

128 So. Garfield Albert Lea, MN 507-373-3551 Towing, Recovery & Crane Business Since July 15, 1972

Since May 1972

Albert Lea Tax & Peterson Tax Service

Col. O. C. Johnson

Ken's Service • Auto Repair • Engine & Transmission Installation • Tires, Brakes, & Exhaust 226 E. Clark St. Albert Lea, MN

377-1501

369-4804

502 S. Broadway 507-377-1625

826-3441

Opened 4/5/09 with new owners Bass & Mule! Since 1980

TOM Wentzler’s Painting

In business since December, 1974

Realtor

Manchester, MN

39 Years...

38 Years...

Jan Mattson, Plan Your Parties at Bend In The Road

Albert Lea, MN 56007 Since 1972 www.lou-rich.com

507-373-0283

 HOMES ELM Elm Cares

505 W. Front St

75228 255th St. Clarks Grove 826-3429 In business since September, 1972

Complete Refinishing Insurance Estimates Foreign & Domestic

39 Years... 39 Years... DAVE’S AUTO SERVICE

373-8171

Wells, MN Since 1974

Since December 1973 www.mrsgerrys.com

INSULATION

KEITH'S AUTO BODY SHOP

373-6180

Since 1974

2110 Y. H. Hanson Ave. The Best in Salads and Mashed Potatoes

company

an

40 Years...

Since 1973

373-2338

38 Years...

40 Years...

LICENSED ELECTRICAL SERVICE & MAINTENANCE

2134 Highland Albert Lea, MN

We are measured by the company we keep

Attorney At Law

Low Prices All day, Everyday

Commercial • Industrial Farm • Home Al Weisert Store Director

2708 North Bridge Ave.

377-2257 Since 1978

373-0731

Fax: 377-7776 519 Adams • Albert Lea Since 1979

Dinah's Style, Inc. 405 East William, Albert Lea, MN • 507-373-3822

18 private rooms offering hair care, massage, permanent cosmetics, eyelash extensions, 202 West Clark St. manicurist and custom airbrush tanning. 373-4680 Albert Lea

Since Nov. 1979

32 Years...

Since 1980

32 Years...

TCM

Commodities Options, Futures, Silver, Gold & Platinum 377-1667 1430 W. Main Albert Lea, MN Since May 1980

31 Years...

We Deliver! • 373-7574 1018 S. Broadway

31 Years...

31 1/2 Years... 31 Years...

ING  Financial Partners 510 W. Richway Dr. Albert Lea, MN 507-373-2786 800-944-8540 Arnold W. Mulso LUTCF

In business since Nov. 1, 1980

DEWEY KRUGER MUSIC

Piano & Organ Sales & Service

641-324-1300 1-800-933-5830 dewey@ deweykruger music.com

715 Central Ave., Northwood, IA www.deweykrugermusic.com Since 1981

31 Years...

Albert Lea Trailer Service TIRE & SERVICE 1353 SE Broadway

2101 Consul Ave. 507-377-1671

In business since March 1981

373-6469 Since 1982

• Community Events • Fish Restock • Cleanup Efforts

• Take a Kid Fishing • Adopt a Highway • Outdoor Education

www.FountainLakeSportsmensClub.org

Down Through Through the the Years Years Down 30 Years...

30 Years...

1147 S. Broadway

$1 off 5 Piece Tender Combo

Expires: 5/31/12 • Since 1981

15694 717th Ave Albert Lea, MN 507-852-4555

Senior Tower 905 Maplehill Drive Albert Lea, MN 507-373-6622

Providing elderly housing since 1981

www.hickoryhillscampground.com

30 Years...

30 Years...

30 Years...

30 Years... Albert Lea’s Oldest and Only Locally Owned

2751 E. Main Love's Travel Center 377-2704 Hrs: 8am-2am Monday-Sunday Since 1982

373-1401 Since Sept. 3, 1982

29 Years...

29 Years...

Short Stop

Dave's Phone Booth

A one-stop convenience store Highway 65 South

Custom Framing & Gallery 228 S. Broadway Albert Lea, MN • 377-0848 In Business Since 1983

R&R MINI STORAGE 2409 Myers Road

Larry and Barb Rognes

R & R

Albert Lea, MN 56007 (507)-377-8073 96 Total Units Since 1984

Since Dec. 1, 1982

29 Years...

28218 870th Ave. Hollandale, MN 507-889-8071

Since 1985

Since 1985

27 Years...

E LECTRIC & M OTOR EARING B SERVICE Baldor Motors and Drives On Call 24 Hours

CALL 377-0032

27 Years... 27 Years... CALLAHAN'S PLUMBING, HEATING & COOLING 21956 733rd Ave Albert Lea, MN 507-377-1578

26 Years...

373-3331

802 E. Main St. Albert Lea, MN Since May 2, 1985 www.dominos.com

26 Years...

Jan Jerdee 373-2804

24 Years...

“THE QUALITY SHINES THROUGH” Residential & Commercial

Nick Endres 1101 8th Ave SE Austin, MN 55912 877-437-3633 • Since 1988

24 Years... Auto & all other lines

Rick Goemann

All Lines of Insurance 501 W Center St. Kiester, MN

507-294-3458 866-278-1467 Since 1988

1313 Southview Lane Albert Lea Since 1986

24 Years...

Car, Audio, Security & Mobile Electronics Sales, Service, Installations & Consultations

Factory & Brand Name Systems • Electronics Industry Association Certified Master Installer Afternoon, Evenings & Weekends by Appointment.

507-373-4678

606 S. Broadway Albert Lea New Owner Michelle Thompson Serving the area since Dec. 30, 1985

24 Years...

THE CAR CLINIC 919 West Main Albert Lea

373-8143

(507) 377-1835

Auto Motor Service Brakes, Exhaust Tune-Ups Electrical & Computer

Since 1988

June 9, 1987

24 Years... Elaine Garr Edie Woitas Paula Dahl Delores Steele Alisa Rolands Angy Carson Pam Quinlivan Norena Brekke Dawn Knutson

29 Years... RWP Building Materials 413 W. Main St. Geneva, MN 507.256.7580 M-F 7:30am-5:00pm

Make it an Ace!

29 Years...

Nancy VanderWaerdt, LUTCF, FSS Providing Insurance and Financial Services 377-0227 505 Bridge, Albert Lea www.nancyvw.net Since November 1982

28 Years... Royal Lawn Service

27 Years... “Complete Mail Campaigns at Great Savings” Specializing in understanding and working with postal regulations

28 Years...

Creative Hair Family Hair Care

~Cuts, Perms, Colors & Highlights~

373-4100

611 Albert Lea St, Albert Lea Since 1989

373-7911

Quality clothing, furniture, antiques & glassware Since Nov. 1, 1988

29 Years...

Northbridge Mall Albert Lea, MN

373-6600

1731 Margaretha Avenue

Store Hours: Open 7 days a week 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

373-1131

Since Sept. 30, 1985

26 Years...

ROYAL SPORTS 105 W. Main Clarks Grove 507-256-7596

Share Our Passion. Arctic Cat MORE TO GO ON.

25 Years...

B&B Pallets

Specializing In Buying, Selling & Repairing Pallets 21751 620th Ave Alden, MN 56009 874-3364 Bruce J. Niebuhr, Owner Since 1987

24 Years... SOUTHERN MN LANDSCAPING OF ALBERT LEA Landscaping, Design, Supplies & Installation Andy & Cherie Seuser, Owners

26 Years...

5801 SW 128th Street Ellendale, MN Since Jan. 19, 1984 www.hollandauction.com

27 1/2 Years...

Westrum Truck & Body Inc. New & Used Grain Trailers, Used Semi Tractors

1907 E. Main, Albert Lea

373-4218

www.westrumtruck.com

27 Years...

®

Albert Lea

507-377-9344 Since Jan. 1, 1984

27 Years...

New to You Consignment 123 N. Broadway

373-0388

Laurie Boyer Owner

27 Years...

131 W. College St.

507-377-3320

“Experience The Difference In Auto Service” www.sandersonauto.us

26 Years...

Downtown Albert Lea • 507-373-2514

373-2514

1811 E. Main Albert Lea 507-373-2638

Serving Albert Lea Since 1985

26 Years...

C

lothing are enter

373-2318

116 So. Washington Albert Lea Since 1986

Some business &  holiday hours vary www.northbridgemall.com

25 Years...

25 Years...

HILLCREST

Cemetery Association

Full Service Cemetery (Full & cremation burial vaults, bronze on granite memorial markers, artificial flowers, live wreaths & perpetual care)

17544 Hwy. 65 S Albert Lea, MN

202 South Broadway Albert Lea, MN 373-3925 1-800-339-7115 Larry & Sandra Fisher

Since Nov. 1987

Since July 7, 1987

A Resting Place of Natural Beauty and Perpetual Care

373-3560

www.hillcrestcemeteryassociation.com

24 Years... Hometown Broadcasting KQAQ, KQPR 96.1 FM The Only Locally Owned Station in the Area

www.power96rocker.com

Since Aug. 24, 1988

Sather Engineering

In Business Since September 1988

28 Years...

507-684-2955 201 E. Clark St.

Nice People, Nice Store

Since 1988

(507) 373-8523 1-800-732-8523 410 Bridge Ave. Albert Lea, Minn. www.bensfloral.com

JB & Vicki Evans Commercial/ Residential Painters 123 Brent Dr., Albert Lea 507-383-1916 507-383-9191

Tracy Holland

Shopping hours: M-F 10-9 Sat 10-6; Sun 12-5

25 Years...

JB & V's SERVICE

Holland Auction & Real Estate

377-3185

I-90 & Bridge Ave.

29 Years...

www.mcbox.com

227 S. Broadway

373-4113

Your Satisfaction is Guaranteed

373-5006

rick Furniture

Albert Lea, MN (507) 373-9600 Contest Line: (507) 373-9401

1801 E. Main, Albert Lea

2200 Y.H. Hanson Ave Albert Lea

I appreciate all my present & previous clients for all their support. New clients welcome!

27 Years...

101 So. Broadway 507-373-4366 Locally Owned By: Gary Hillman Since December, 1982

29 Years... 28 Years...

23 1/2 Years... 23 1/2 Years... 23 Years... 106 W. Clark

Cell: 383-7611 Toll Free: 1-888-373-8963 tmfox@charter.net

1983-2012

SINCE 1983

Hair Mary Go Round Shoppe Designers, Etc. Skyline Plaza • 373-7443

Higher Standards, Lower Prices

30 Years...

Terry Fox, Realtor®

373-7357

www.rwpbuildingmaterials.com

Albert Lea, MN 507-373-2217

Albert Lea, Minnesota

October 6th & 7th, 2012 1-800-658-2526 Bancroft Bay City Park

Since June 1982

"For a Beautiful Lawn"

1401 West 9th Street

26 Years...

Chuck Zoller, Owner Jeff Zoller, Salesman Barry Heine, Salesman Rick Zoller, Salesman

Thomas A. Leland

Van Wilgen Farm Drainage

Skyline Plaza

1619 W. Main St

31 Years...

Everybody drives a used car

GATEWAY COMMERCIAL REALTY

Since 1983

31 Years...

373-1005 • 2517 Bridge Ave

PO⇣Box 154 Clarks Grove, MN 56016

28 Years...

377-2720

John & Jean Riedlinger, Owners

AUTO SALES

Serving In Albert Lea Since 1983

Cliff Wuerflein

373-9850

30 Years...

22967 Trailside Way, Albert Lea

Free Estimates Call Today

Commercial Carpet Cleaning Fire, Water, Furniture

Since 1981

Craig and Marcia Rayman

Professional Turf Care

LLC

448-3717

507-373-9038

“ALL YOUR FAMILY PROTECTION UNDER ONE ROOF”

27 Years...

101 1st Ave SW Glenville, MN

702 13th Street 377-2526

SERVICE LTD.

377-2290 1907 E. Main St. Albert Lea

Com-Tec Mobile Radio

DEVELOPMENT, BROKERAGE AND CONSULTING SERVICES

27 Years...

27 Years...

256-4370

We are measured by the company we keep

31 Years...

Glenville • 448-3547 E-85 & blender pumps available 24 hr pay-at-pump Since 1983

28 Years...

Thompson Sanitation Service

Albert Lea Tribune, Sunday, February 26, 2012 — Page 5

Industrial Controls Electrical Contracting

Huge Inventory of PLCS, controls and sensors below wholesale prices

507-339-2892 2009 Stevens St Albert Lea Since 1989

24 Years... Northbridge Mall 507-377-8515 Since 1988

23 Years... REINERTSON’S  EMBROIDERY 127 S. Broadway 373-0751

Embroidery, Screen printing, Jackets, Hats, Business Logos, Sports, Schools, Sweatshirts, School logos

www.reinertsons embroidery.com

Luanna Lahner, Owner LeAnn Juveland Nancy Cottrell Kathy Schultz Gwen Plantage Sue Evenson Sue Lackey T.J. Butler

373-7433

1420 W. Main, Albert Lea, MN Since June 1987

24 Years... Heating & Air Conditioning 24 hour emergency service

Emergency phone: 373-5166 Business Phone: 373-8435 Box 55 • Albert Lea Since 1988

23 Years...

China

RESTAURANT 805 East Main

THE MOST UNIQUE DINING  EXPERIENCE IN SOUTHERN MINNESOTA

Luncheon Hours: Mon-Sun 11am-3pm

Dinner Hours: Sun-Thurs: 3pm-9pm Fri & Sat: 3pm-10pm

377-8888 & 377-2035 Locally Owned Since Dec. 1989 Dine-In & Carry Out

www.chinarestaurantal.com

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Down Through Through the the Years Years Down

23 Years...

Becoming the best parents we can be. For more information regarding education groups & all parenting groups, call 383-8842 Also serving dads & Spanish families.

23 Years...

interstate molding & mfg

Custom Plastic Injection Molding Injection Molds Rapid Prototyping 2220 Myers Rd Albert Lea, MN

Visit our World Headquarters at 200 Main Street

Manchester, MN 56007-5000

826-3666

In Business Since November 1989

Holiday Lanes

Extreme Bowling Call for Reservations Fri 8-11pm Sat 4-6pm, 9pm-midnight

373-7276

522 Prospect Ave

309 Fenton Ave

373-0700

206 South Broadway Albert Lea Locally Owned & Operated

by Dana & Natalie Nelson Since Oct. 1992 www.northlandkarate.com

18 Years...

Since March 1989

www.protrucking.net

311 W. MAIN ALBERT LEA Since 1992

Albert Lea Vineyard Church A community of faith, hope & love Serious Faith, Casual Atmosphere

377-1412

419 Adams Ave.

Pastor Matt Hundley

10am Sunday Church Services Children's ministry during adult service

20 Years...

Ernie’s Canvas Products, Inc. 373-8996 Boat covers, awnings, trailer WE cover anything under the sun! 20902 782nd Ave Albert Lea Since 1992

19 Years...

SALON Rightway 625

18 Years...

Roofing

Commercial, Residential & Repairs

Bob Hanson

373-0409

Since 1993

18 Years... BARBER  COMPUTER  CONSULTANTS Margie Barber, Professional Instructor Call for a current class schedule!

373-4324

811 East Plaza Albert Lea, MN www.americinn.com Marsha Rafdal, General Manager

17 Years...

Commercial Casework & Cabinetry Lake Mills, IA

2525 Bridge Ave

377-8636

17 Years...

16 Years... WE ARE ALL ABOUT AWESOME FOOD!

LOCAL LOCKER/FARM TO TABLE TUESDAY - COOK'S CHOICE WEDNESDAY - WALLEYE DINNER THURSDAY - STEAK & SHRIMP OR SEAFOOD PLATTER FRIDAY - ALL YOU CAN EAT FISH FRY OR PRIME RIB SATURDAY - PRIME RIB OR BBQ RIBS

14 Years...

¢ents

Bookkeeping

Bookkeeping services & customized Quickbooks training Advanced Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor Laurie Sistek 415 E. William St, Albert Lea

507-552-1263

laurie@bookkeepingcents.com

13 Years... Dawn Freeman, Realtor® Cell: 383-1300 dawn@holtan.com

119 S. Newton - Classes Albert Lea (507) 373-HELP (4357) 1-888-MARGIE B margieb@margieb.com

507-377-7410 800-371-1262

2510 Bridge Ave Northbridge Mall Albert Lea www.us.manpower.com

Your trusted leaders in staffing solutions

Downtown Geneva 507-256-4501 georgesof geneva.com

14 Years... Come see us for all your industrial and construction supplies!

1103 Sykes St. Albert Lea 377-7026 Since 1998

13 Years... Delicious Sandwiches, Soups, Coffees & Hand-Dipped Ice Cream 408 Bridge Avenue Albert Lea, MN 377-CAFE (2233) www.bensfloral.com Click on "Lakeside Cafe" In Business Since Jan. 1999

Residential, Farm & Commercial

377-0559

1414 4th Ave S Albert Lea, MN

21 Years... 21 Years...

Booking for Spring Now!

625 W. Park Ave AVEDA Products 507-377-7140 or 507-402-5913

23 Years... Klocek Electric

Since May 1989

tarps, grill covers, windshield covers, air conditioning covers

19 1/2 Years... 19 Years... NORTHLAND KARATE/ TAE KWON DO

77917 209th St, Albert Lea

Since Nov. 1989

20 Years... 20 Years... Eastside 373-1000 Laundry Coin operated self service laundry

507-377-8838 1-800-274-8858

(507) 377-3800

22 1/2 Years... 22 Years... Tractor Manuals

23 Years...

We are measured by the company we keep

Since March 13, 1995

373-7235

2309 Consul St. Both local & long distance carrier Refrigerated & dry freight

20 Years...

A Full Service Staffing Company

1-800-898-2826 373-2826 1410 West Main Albert Lea, MN In Albert Lea

www.promfg.net Since March 1996

13 Years...

CHEERS LIQUOR

379-2364 1617 W. Main Albert Lea

21 Years... 301 Rezin Ave. 373-2713

Inside Storage for Commercial & Residential Since 1991

20 Years...

INTERSTATE JUNCTION MOTORCYCLES

Specializing in Harley Davidson Best tire prices import & Harley Professional Head Porting Parts • Accessories • Service 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE T-F 9:00-5:30, Sat 10:00-12:00 www.interstatejunction.com 18119 750th Ave, Albert Lea

stacey L. johnson

Call Today

PO Box 328 Owatonna, MN 55060 (507) 455-5299 • (800) 533-0472 Lic#: 20416372 sljohnson3@fedins.com The FEDERATED Insurance Companies Home Office: 121 E. Park Sq. Owatonna, MN 55060 (507) 455-5200 • www.federatedinsurance.com

Country Care Boarding Kennel

"We'll give your pet the loving care it needs, while you're on the vacation you need."

Barb & Roger Hoeve

R

17 Years... ELAX the BACK Massage Therapy

Angela R. Nelson LMT, NCTMB

826-3510

74745 255th St. Clarks Grove barbhoeve@gmail.com Since July 1995

377-2273

GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE CONVENIENT HOURS

17 Years... 17 Years... MIDWEST ANTIQUES Over 40 Dealers

Covering 8000 Square Feet

373-3366

302 S. Broadway Albert Lea

Haircuts, color, perms, up-do's, waxing

Call for your appointment today!

373-3822

406 East William Street Albert Lea, MN 56007

13 Years...

Bob Hanson Retired since Dec. 1998

HAGEN & ASSOCIATES CONSTRUCTION 507-377-1702 426 Adams Ave Albert Lea, MN Since 1989

www.hagenassociatesconstruction.com

DUCT CARE 373-9850

Vents, Chimneys, Fireplaces Commercial & Residential Owners John & Jean

Riedlinger

15 Years...

Barber secretarial & accounting

We offer secretarial, payroll & bookkeeping services

119 S. Newton Albert Lea, MN

(507) 373-HELP (4357) 1-888-MARGIEB margieb@margieb.com

13 Years...

www.remax.com

Larry Rognes, Owner 2401 Myers Road Albert Lea, Minn.

377-8848 In Business Since March 1989

20 Years...

20 Years...

377-3001

2720 Bridge Ave.

(Next to Hy-Vee & Applebee’s)

I-90 at Bridge Avenue Albert Lea, MN Largest furniture retailer in the upper midwest

Sealy • Simmons Stearns & Foster • Tempurpedic La-Z Boy • Natuzzi

Craig Hoium

377-3174 or 507-473-3048

505 Pilot Street Albert Lea, MN

crhoium@yahoo.com

18 Years...

18 Years...

Gray Gables

“We repair all brands” Sales • Service • Parts

Comfortable Apartment Living 1, 2, 3 Bedrooms

377-8244

1201 E. Main St.

373-8900 Managed by INH Properties

17 Years... The Plumbing Professionals Residential Commercial Industrial

71710 County Rd 46 Albert Lea (507) 373-7454 Since 1995 Lic# 059506-PM

16 Years...

stateline storage

17 Years...

SCHEWE TIME SERVICE Payroll & bookkeeping service Consulting on PeachTree & Quick Books

507-256-4233 Diane Schewe Hayward, MN Since June, 1995

16 Years...

Cars, boats, campers & snowmobile storage

10761 760th Ave Glenville, MN 507-448-3319 Robert Weigel Owner since 1996

1300 E. Main St Albert Lea, MN Office: 377-3434

jensenelectric@jensenelec.net

14 1/2 Years... 14 Years... Root River Hardwoods “SUPER STORE TO YOUR DOOR”An FREE ESTIMATES • FREE INSTALLATION

507-373-8535

Toll Free 877-373-8535 DESIGN CENTER 310 1st Ave S. ALBERT LEA, MN Since Sept. 1, 1997

13 Years...

377-8781

404 Airport Rd., Albert Lea

Suppliers of quality KILN dried hardwood Check our Super Specials at www.rootriverhardwoods.com

Since May 1998

13 Years... Agra Resources Co-op

Ole’s Eastside Shell 2222 East Main Albert Lea, MN 373-5000

arages ole heds oors looring RE/MAX  Additions, Remodeling, Properties Roofing, Repairs 412 E. William, Albert Lea, MN Office: 377-2752

R&R TRUCK REPAIR

2301 Myers Road 507-377-8287 Providing local trucking in the Albert Lea area

Farmer Owned & Locally Grown Ethanol Plant 507-373-8895

15300 780th Ave. Albert Lea, MN

507-373-4000 821 E. Plaza St. Albert Lea, MN Julie Sternhagen, General Manager www.bestwestern.com

13 Years... 13 Years... 12 Years... 12 Years... Morning Star Greg Moen, BAUERS Realtor® Home CONSTRUCTION Health Care 507-377-2752 G D ,, FP S , , 1008 Dunham St Albert Lea, MN 507-373-0201 Owner: Sylvia Meuser

23 Years...

20 Years...

377-0626

Property And liability umbrella key employee life funding buy/sell agreements ira's group health

17 Years...

23 Years...

In business since 1992

Convenient Insurance Service

16 Years... Pro Brenda Manufacturing Herr

77917 209th St, Albert Lea

Since Feb. 1989

18 Years...

16 Years...

373-5570 • 377-0091

377-0462 Northbridge Mall Albert Lea, MN

Since April 1, 1992

Since April 11, 1995

Inc.

23 Years...

Jeff • 852-2620 Cell: 383-5903 Licensed & Insured #20225484

2100 Kenneth Drive Albert Lea 377-9775 WAYNE WOODARD

www.poet.com Since March 1999

12 Years... 448-2752 Mon.-Fri. 9am-5pm Sat. 10-2pm 120 E Main St, Glenville

Soy Candles, Soaps & Lotions,

VISIT "THE BOUTIQUE!"

Since Oct. '97

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Down Through Through the the Years Years Down 12 Years...

12 Years...

11 Years...

116 Bridge Ave • Albert Lea Since May 2000

11 Years... Exit 45 in Owatonna

(507) 444-0303

2350 Crossroads Blvd 507-373-7000 www.cityautoglass.com Windshield Repair, Replacement & a Variety of Glass Services Over 36 years combined experience AGRSS/NGA Certified

11 Years...

507-379-9850

11 Years...

WEB-ROOM/ Family Fun Center Computer Services Computer Retailer National Internet Service Provider DVD Production

Exquisite Food & Fine Wines

377 -2425

118 S Broadway Ave. Albert Lea, MN

Gifts, Dart Supplies, Pool Supplies, Over the Hill Novelty Items

Cyber Cafe

703 Marshall St 377-8591

Serving you at 2722 Bridge Ave Albert Lea, MN 507-377-2500 Owner: Richard King www.sears.com

10 1/2 Years...

LS STORAGE

COLLINS  AUTO REPAIR Complete automotive repair • Brakes • Electrical • Engine Repair • Computer diagnostics • Muffler • Suspension • Transmissions • Tires

10 Years...

369-0019

Office Supplies Office Furniture 373-8316

Jeanette, Alyse, Anna, Kayla

Your local office supply dealer

FREE DELIVERY

9Years...

and growing!

Certified Massage Therapists BODY-MIND-SPIRIT

Bancroft Boarding Kennels 507-383-5509

Now taking reservations for dog and cat boarding!

Lower level of Home Federal Building

Go to

www.bleckerrealty.com and view any listing you'd like

Heated floors/central air Dick Poole 76709 240th St

377-0585 810 E. Main

(County Road 99/Bancroft Road)

8 Years...

Do you REFUNDS USA want this Tax Office spot? Thanks for the opportunity to serve Call you and your family! Anderson & 379-9850 Jennifer Teresa Bergdale 507-377-8291 today! D A L

7 Years...

8 1/2 Years...

143 W. Clark • 379-9009

owntown lbert January 2004

ea

8 Years...

373-6337

Located in Nelson’s Marketplace The only Albert Lea owned pharmacy

7 Years...

7 Years...

10 1/2 Years... 10 1/2 Years... 10 Years...

10 Years... Properties

377-8272

Northbridge Mall

Kari Fjeldberg, Owner

8 1/2 Years... y’s r a M

Greg Moen, Broker/Owner

Steve Honsey, Josh Harmdierks, Matt Johnson, Lynn Kelley, Emelie Paulson, Jim Paulson, Heather Allen, Jay Waltman

412 E. William St, Albert Lea 377-2752 • www.remax.com

8 1/2 Years...

Dry Cleaning 1617 SE Broadway • Formals and Wedding dresses • Alterations

373-MARY

2218 E. Main St

ALBERT LEA TAXI

ETC

507.377.TANS (8267) Mon.-Fri. 10-9 pm Sat. 10-5pm, Sun. 1-5 Located in Skyline Plaza • 1663 W. Main St.

6 Years...

Combined experience 50 years

Custom Homes & Renovations 413 W. Main St Geneva, MN 507.256.4390

9 1/2 Years... 9 1/2 Years... Southside Custom 60 Years Experience

• Full service mechanic shop • Body & paint • Custom painting Mike Jensen &  Kevin Richardson 1401 SE. Broadway - 373-4164

507-373-5350 Steven K. Bland, DDS M-W 7:30-5, Th by appt.

auroradental.net

8 1/2 Years... 8 Years... Hubbard Agency Christian books, gifts & coffee shop

709 Algon St. 373-1233

Edward S. Hubbard 507-373-1688 Located in the Skyline Plaza, Albert Lea

8 Years... 7 Years... Countryside RV Service

505 W. Front St Albert Lea, MN www.innovance.com Parent company of Lou-Rich & Almco Since 2004

RV Repair and trailer conversions, parts & service

2410 Y.H. Hanson Ave Albert Lea

Doug Evans/Jerry Redig 2190 S. Lincoln Albert Lea, MN 377-1508

Roofing • Siding • Garages Additions • Decks & More

7 Years... Helping Hands Home Care of MN

Jared Bowman Albert Lea, MN 507-369-5310 Residential Commercial

www.helpingcareforyou.com

Please give a call.

2306 E. Main Albert Lea 507-373-6471 www.abvialbertlea.com

Etcetera

• 12 minute bed • 15 minute bed • 20 minute bed • Custom airbrush tanning • Skin conditioning hydration spa

Specializing in transmission & automotive repair

David, Lori, & Katie Lembke

Since Aug 2, 2004

8 Years...

801 E. Main St Albert Lea

373-5160

377-3000

Locally owned by Jesse & Mary Zamora M-F 7-6; Sat 8-12

Automotive Repair

800-246-9212

6 1/2 Years... 6 1/2 Years... 6 Years... Tanning & Clothing TANNING... look good - feel great!

RD &

(6279)

Matt Johnson, Broker Associate REALTOR®

www.matthewjohnson.remax.com matthewjohnson@remax.net

We thank the community for their support & our employees for all their loving care!

1615 Bridge Ave Albert Lea • 373-5600

PROPERTIES

412 E. William St Albert Lea 377-2752 Cell: 507-213-0360

Years... Life is good 11Clay Culbertson Marketing Consultant at Oak Park 507-379-9851

402-2352 805 W. 9th St. 5x10 units 10x10 units 10x20 units To-go food available 10x30 units 2740 Bridge Ave Outdoor storage Albert Lea 373-0380 available

2009 Small Business of the Year

9 Years...

11 Years...

Michelle DaVeiga

10 Years... 10 Years... 10 Years... Massage Scott’s office Connections Wellness Center & Spa products

Linda Ferguson Mary Schallock Kaye Tufte Angie Lair 2209 E. Main St • 377-2845

11 Years...

Classifieds Consultant

A Minnesota Owned Company Since 1990

Shell Food Mart 373-5179

We are measured by the company we keep

6 Years...

Joan Miller

Classifieds Consultant

507-379-3425

24 hours per day/ 7 days per week

6 Years...

6 Years...

Nancy's Cafe

I-35 Exit 214

120 S. Washington

373-5469

507-383-3341

M-F 4:30am-2pm Sat 4:30am-11am

777 Diamond Jo Lane Northwood, IA www.diamondjo.com

Homemade Soup

$$$$$$$$$

Breakfast served all day

LOCALLY OWNED

5 Years...

5 1/2 Years...

To always attain the highest quality of care that you need and deserve.

5 Years...

6 Years...

To subscribe, call (507) 434-2220

5 Years...

Angie Hoffman

Marketing Consultant

Northbridge Mall Albert Lea

villagecooperative.com 2201 Stevens St. Albert Lea, MN 56007

(507) 373-3090

5 Years...

(507) 373-9194 • Since August 2006

Sun.-Tues. 11am-9pm • Wed.-Sat. 11am-10pm

369 18th St. SE, Owatonna Phone (507) 446-0844 Fax (507) 446-0805 Since Febuary 2003

NEW LOCATION: 160 26th St., Owatonna Phone (507) 413-0819 Since November 2011

www.plazamorena.com

5 Years...

Bob Donovan,

Realtor®

5 Years...

507-379-3429

Diana Newman 522 S. Broadway Albert Lea

Mon-Fri 6-2 Sat 6-1

377-1555

Northbridge Mall • Albert Lea

377-2166

Our 5 year anniversary week is the week of March 12h - Celebrating with specials all week long!

5 Years...

4 1/2 Years...

Renee Citsay

Marketing Consultant

507-379-3430

507-383-0461 Each office is independently Owned and Operated

204 S. Washington Albert Lea, MN

373-8963

www.cbholtan.com

2751 E. Main 373-3200 www.loves.com

2004 E. Main St. • Albert Lea

507-373-1874 ultimateautomotiveandtire.com

808 W. Front St Albert Lea, MN

379-9858

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Down Through the Years 5 Years...

GENEVA MEATS Butchering Days Wednesday & Thursday USDA Approved Plant

256-7214 Geneva, MN Since 2007

4 Years... Jim & Beth Blake

Hours 11am - 10pm (Lounge till 1am)

100 Hwy. 13 • New Richland

507-463-1000

Find us on Facebook!

4 Years... 507-552-1606 Your local home care agency that makes staying home possible. www.BaywoodHomeCare.com

3 Years...

We are measured by the company we keep

4 Years... 717 Marshall St Albert Lea, MN

373-9446

Keith & Angie Flatness, Owners Visit us on Facebook

2 1/2 Years... POOLE'S RECYCLING

Southern Minnesota’s finest 18-hole championship golf course For tee-time reservations, call the pro shop at 507-373-2007

721 W. Clark St. Albert Lea 507-373-8595

The Wedgewood Restaurant & The Cove Bar & Grill Banquet facility seating up to 450 people for weddings, meetings and parties

*Look for the yellow door!

2200 W 9th St, Albert Lea, MN • 507-373-2007

www.wedgewoodcove.com

2 Years...

COMPLETE HOME INSPECTIONS, Inc.

2 Years...

MEL'S GOLF CARTS

507-402-4692

chi.inc@charter.net

Complete Home Inspections, Inc. is also a Licensed Real Estate Company & Certified Home Inspector Robert Hoffman is a Licensed Real Estate Broker.

MN Lic numbers 40229984 & 40230933

1 Year...

1 1/2 Years...

Michelle Haacke

Marketing Consultant

507-379-9852

NEW YAMAHAS CLUB CAR • EZ GO

Gas & Electric. New & Used. Service/Parts Sales & Service in Albert Lea 128 S. Garfield • 507-438-2705

1 Year... Northbridge Mall • Family Operated Open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Known for hand cut & hand dipped pork tenderloins Homemade sausage gravy with biscuits Serving 6 oz sirloin, potato, salad & bread for $7.25 Thursday evenings from 5-7:30pm

WE DELIVER! • 507-552-1599

3 Months...

3 1/2 Years...

Closed Mon.; T-F 8a-8p; Sat 8a-6p; Sun 12-5p

Coming Soon...

FOX News, NASCAR, Linder Farm Markets, Gods Country Sunday Gospels and Classic Country music dating back to 1935!

LOCALLY OWNED! www.classiccountrylegends.com Office: 373-9600 Contest: 437-0970 • Since June 9, 2008

2 Years...

THE POUR HOUSE

2 Years...

Catherine Buboltz Marketing Consultant

507-379-3428

BAR AND GRILL Clarks Grove, MN

507-256-8014 Open Daily at 11:00am Happy Hour 3:00-5:30pm Closed Sundays Off sale until 10pm

See us on Facebook!

1 Year...

1 1/2 Years...

Stacia's

Country Care Pet Service

Grooming & Pet Boutique (formerly Gayle's)

"We'll give your pets the loving care they need in your home on a daily, weekly or monthly basis."

Stop in for grooming, pet fashions, toys & more!

507-826-3510

1034 S. Broadway, Albert Lea

373-0243

6 Months...

7 days a week! Unlimited number of pets. Will bring in mail, etc.

4 Months...

Dr. Rachel NolanderPoppel 1206 W Front St, Albert Lea, MN 507-373-5968 www.AdvancedFamilyDentalAL.com

total security of southern mn, llc Monitored Burglar Alarms and Fire Alarms Digitally Recorded Camera Systems Sales • Service • Installation 20 years experience Lowest monitoring rates around High & Low Voltage work LOCALLY OWNED • FREE QUOTES 302 Mill St, Albert Lea struesdell9@hotmail.com Office: 507-473-2022 Cell: 507-383-1958 peace of mind is priceless

Coming Soon...

Complete Realty

Property Management, Rentals, Real Estate Brokerage & More

Broker/Owner: Robert Hoffman 507-402-4692

(507) 373-5275 • 1-888-396-9628 2527 Bridge ave. (across from northbridge mall) albert lea, mn verneidechevy.com

MN Lic #40229984 & #40230933


Progress 2012 Down Through The Years