Your Wellness Headquarters – building and nurturing Body, Soul and Spirit. Offering various massage techniques: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Pregnancy/Infant, Muscle Release Techniques, Myofascial Release, Reflexology, and Raindrop treatment. A co-ed fitness facility with 2 floors of cardio machines, circuit training and weights (stack, free & dumbbells). Infrared saunas available. Membership packages available, including weekly or daily for visitors.
AcenTek is your technology solutions provider. Trusted in your community for 65 years, AcenTek provides internet, voice, video, and business solutions. AcenTek is committed to providing you with cutting edge technology possibilities. AcenTek, Ascending Technology, bringing the future to your services.
Enjoy our Veterans Memorial Park just off the Root River bike trail in scenic Peterson. Take a break at one of our two shelters or come in and enjoy the updated club room with two new flat screen TVs. Pool & darts, pull tabs, Heggies pizza, hot sandwiches, and snacks, plus your favorite cold beverages. The popcorn is always available at no charge. On and Off Sale, free Wi-Fi and ATM available on site. Open to the public 7 Days a Week. Ask about our facilities for your next party–at no charge! Find us on Facebook!
The American Legion is a patriotic veterans organization that serves veterans and the community. Conveniently located between the Root River Bike Trail and Highway 16, the American Legion Post 94 in Rushford is open to the public. Burgers are served on Tuesdays and Fridays from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., and Heggie’s Pizza is served all week. The American Legion also has a large room, with licensed kitchen and seating up to 225, available for wedding receptions, parties, meetings and events of all types.
The staff at Anderson Auto strives for customer satisfaction. We are concerned about your automotive needs and look forward to answering your questions. We offer auto parts and service and used car sales. Visit Anderson Auto for Someone You Can Count On!
The Andor Wenneson Inn was built in 1904 along the tracks of the Southern Minnesota Railroad, now the beautiful Root River State Bike Trail. Built by businessman W. Andor Wenneson, the hotel served rail travelers coming through Peterson for many years. Today, travelers continue to enjoy the peaceful and picturesque setting of the inn–with 9 spacious rooms with private bathrooms, sitting rooms, front deck and courtyard. Relax after a day on the Root River or the adjacent Root River State Trail! Find us on Facebook!
What separates Becker Auction from other auction houses is our dedication to our customers. Our experience and skills are at your service in order to make your auction experience as stress-free as possible. Service, quality, and respect are everyday standards. Find us on Facebook.
Bluff Country ATV Club is a family-oriented group promoting safe ATV riding. We meet every 3rd Saturday at Stumpy’s at 10:00 a.m. Our members hold three events for Youth ATV Safety Training each year. The 2019 training dates are as follows:
- April 20 in Plainview
- May 4 in Rushford
- September 14 in Rushford
We enjoy our local and area trails, and we explore other riding experiences around the country. Check out our website for photos of past club rides and information regarding joining the Bluff Country ATV Club. Find us on Facebook.
Bluffview Campground is located in scenic Rushford, MN. This area of Southeast Minnesota offers beautiful views of bluffs, streams, forests, and wildlife, including the soaring bald eagle. Our partially wooded sites have easy access to the Root River Trail – a 60-mile bike trail that runs along the Root River. Rushford is a not-to-miss destination on the Root River.
A one-stop automotive and tire maintenance center for all of your repair needs! Our professional mechanics can repair your transmission, alignment, brakes, electrical system, exhaust system, and steering and suspension system. Preventive maintenance services include state inspections, lube and oil changes, belt and hose replacement, cooling system/radiator flushing, and more. We service diesel engines and hybrid vehicles and offer a full line of auto and light truck tires.
The life and art of Michael Sieve. Set in the Southeast Minnesota’s Bluff Country, the gallery has the feel of an old English gun room while surrounded by hardwood hills, contoured farmland, a trout stream, and more. Call ahead to stop in and browse if you are in the area. View Michael Sieve’s paintings and read about his life and work on the website. To purchase online, visit Wild Wings at www.wildwings.com or Art Barbarians at www.artbarbarians.com.
Custom cabinetry built to meet your needs. All cabinetry is constructed in Rushford. We can add any special features you desire in your cabinets or furniture. You dream, we design together, and Colby Cabinetry will build it! Contact us for references from customers across the tri-state region.
Connaughty Sales, Inc. began in 1985 in response to metal fabrication and equipment needs for area farming and industry. Our company offers custom design and fabrication; farm products; parts and repairs; and signature, quality-engineered products to make your life easier. Whether its metal cylinders, decorative gates, feed wagons, Silage Facers, buckets, bale wagons, bale forks or more–we can meet your needs.
Primitive and country crafts, furniture, and gifts abound in a farm shed full of treasures. The wonderful sights of an old-fashioned country atmosphere await you at the farm. Unique gifts to give or keep for yourself!
Croell Redi-Mix has been a producer of quality concrete since 1968. We strive to be the best at what we do and never forget that our valued customers come first. In addition to Redi-Mix, our product line includes paving, asphalt, seal coating, gravel, sand and stone.
Cushon’s Peak Campground is on the Root River and the Root River Bike Trail. Each campsite has a campfire ring and picnic table. The campground has modern, heated, clean bathrooms and showers. In addition to the bike trail, enjoy over 5 miles of hiking trails on-site. Cushon’s Peak is home to the SEMBA Bluegrass Festival every May and August.
Excellent car wash options to keep your vehicle lasting longer with touchless automatic and manual brush/spray self-serve bays – all heated. Credit or debit card friendly.
Since 1966, Dennis Overland Insurance Agency has met the insurance needs of customers throughout the region. With 25 years as a second generation insurance agent, Dennis Overland offers personalized, experienced advice to insure your home, auto, business, farm, health, life, or event. Call Dennis today to discuss your insurance coverage.
Let Nicole at Don’t Blink Photography capture a memory. As a busy wife and mother, Nicole knows how quickly life passes in the blink of an eye!
What began as a hobby to collect her own family’s moments…is now an established photography studio and business. Specializing in babies and children, high school seniors, engagements and families, contact Nicole for photography that will catch your snapshots in time!
Tax & Accounting Office located in the Rushford Mill Street Mall.
Farmers Win Coop has 18 locations with over 200 full and part-time dedicated employees servicing members and customers with quality products and services. We became FWC on August 1, 2014 when Fredricksburg Farmers Coop and Winneshiek Coop merged. FWC grew again March 1, 2018 when we merged with Farmers Cooperative Elevator. We are governed by a 12-person Board of Directors. Services include grain, agronomy, feed and energy with annual sales of $170 million.
A beautiful and well-maintained, mature golf course that opened in 1931 and is nestled in the bluffs of southeastern Minnesota. Ferndale is a 9-hole-Par 36 golf course with cart rentals, practice green and driving range. Relax in the clubhouse or on the surrounding deck with a cold beverage and lunch or dinner from the Bar & Grill menu. Open to the public on a seasonal basis.
The Fillmore County Journal is the official legal newspaper of Fillmore County, covering city council, school board and county government meetings for 15 communities in Fillmore County. With over 13,000 households receiving the Fillmore County Journal, our talented team is dedicated to local news coverage, sports, and lively commentary.
First Presbyterian Church and Trinity Fellowship ELCA worship together in the richness of our histories and traditions. Called together in baptism, nourished at the Table in holy communion, and sent into the world, we trust in God’s love for all creation and especially welcome people of diverse sexual orientations, diverse gender identities and expressions, and diverse immigration statuses. You are beloved by God! Workship with us at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays (3rd Sunday each month we worship at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home, 800 Home St. in Rushford)
Geneva’s Hideaway in Peterson offers studio, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments by the night or extended times. A 2-night minimum stay is required during May through October. Accommodations are air conditioned, non-smoking, and have a fully-equipped kitchen. Geneva’s rents canoes, kayaks and tubes for outings on the beautiful Root River and transports guests to and from river landings.
The Good Shepherd Lutheran Services campus offers care for children and older adults:
- Licensed Childcare for up to 71 children ages 6 weeks to 12 years
- Long-term Care Facility with 75 beds offers quality, skilled nursing care services
- Bremmer Suites Assisted Living has 15 individual modern suites
- Senior Apartments include 32 HUD-subsidized units for individuals age 62 or over
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit with a mission to provide Christian guidance, support and encouragement for women with unplanned pregnancies and for families experiencing brokenness and change. The vision of Grace Place is for women and their families to live spiritually wholesome, safe, healthy and productive lives, so that they and the community in which they live may thrive.
Our farm implement business consists of new and used machinery, complete with parts and service centers. We also sell lawn & garden and recreational vehicles. Our company brand is For Farming, For Fun, and For the Future. Find us on Facebook.
Join the Hardwood Country Sportsmen’s Club to access the club’s rifle range, trap-shooting range, and archery range in the scenic Root River valley! Events include an annual steak fry in spring and an exclusive banquet in fall. Also, don’t miss the 3rd annual Trap Shoot during Rushford Days 2018.
Harter’s Trash & Recycling, founded in 1955, is in its fourth generation of catering to the region’s trash removal needs. We offer residential and commercial trash and recycling collection services and dumpster rental and roll off service–whether you’re a homeowner cleaning out the garage or a company doing a large construction project requiring multiple roll-offs emptied per day. Contact us regarding document destruction.
Raising Angus beef on our family’s century farms near Hart, MN. Beef is available by the quarter, half and whole. Individual cuts of beef are also available by the pound. Call for availability any time and find us at the Rushford Peterson Valley Farmers Market during the summer months. Also find our new All Natural Beef Sticks at Pam’s Corner Convenience beginning March 2018! Find our latest news on Facebook.
Your loved one never leaves our care. We believe services are less funeral and more a celebration of life. Our goal is to help you during these difficult times to create a funeral as unique as the life being celebrated. Serving Southeast MN since 1969, we bring generations of understanding and commitment.
Horihan Insurance is a full service insurance agency serving Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. The agency specializes in farms, small businesses, health insurance, auto, and homeowner policies. With eleven agents serving customers from branches in Rushford, Rochester, Winona and Lewiston, Horihan Insurance assists our clients in developing a risk management plan that will protect them against all of life’s uncertainties.
Authentic Italian cuisine brimming with taste, color, and freshness, served in a family friendly dining atmosphere. Weekly culinary specials are available in addition to a full menu from appetizers to desserts. Chef Luis Jara and his wife, Iris, express their love of Italian food through the varied and amazing dishes they create, from carpaccio to freshly made pastas to tiramisu.
Event space for groups, whether 10 or 100 people. Talk to Diego or Luis for details and to arrange any special dishes or meals. Find Il Luigi on Facebook
Handcrafted espresso, specialty coffee, quality tea and all-fruit smoothies. Bakery items, Panini sandwiches and soups. Local artwork displayed and solicited. Check out our Facebook Page for Business Hours, including our Drive Thru.
LeRoy and Darleen Johnson, along with three sons, three grandsons, and their spouses, have built Johnson’s Rolling Acres. Many people are also employed or make part of their living from this large dairy, swine and grain operation located near Peterson, MN. Johnson’s Rolling Acres is a proud supporter of the Rushford Peterson Valley Community!
KFIL True Country Radio broadcasts from Preston, MN on 103.1 FM and 1060 AM. Tune in for the very BEST in true country music, farm reports, and local high school sports. KFIL is part Townsquare Media–Rochester. Find us on Facebook!
Kwik Trip offers Top Tier Gasoline and Diesel. Visit the convenience store for hot and cold food and beverages, no-fee ATM, groceries, copy machine/fax service, and more. At the junction of Hwy 16 and Hwy 43 in Rushford, we’re just off the Root River State Bike Trail and adjacent to snowmobile trails.
Open year round for phone or internet sales of trees, shrubs and/or bulk flower orders. We carry a selection of deciduous and conifer trees with a quick turnaround for special orders. Bareroot orders for trees and shrubs available every spring. Rushford Urns, part of Labrador, provides floral memorial urns honoring loved ones. Real or silk arrangements placed before Memorial Day. Find us on Facebook.
Leighton Broadcasting – Winona is FIVE radio stations offering Southeast Minnesota and Southwest Wisconsin a variety of music, news, sports and weather updates. Stations include:
- KGSL 95.3FM – Top 40
- KRIV The River 101.1FM – Classic Hits
- KWNO Wild Country 99.3FM – Hot Country
- KWNO 1230AM News/Talk/Sports
- KAGE 1380AM – Real Country
Built in 2014, this 20-unit motel features a spacious lobby, continental breakfast, and the availability of a conference room with warming kitchen. Motel is handicapped accessible and has rooms with double queen beds or single king bed. Designated pet-friendly rooms. Rooms equipped with microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot and hair dryer. Located adjacent to the Root River State Trail and walking distance to local businesses. Loken’s Rushford Inn is smoke-free, clean, comfortable and affordable. Find us on Facebook!
Merchants Bank in Rushford is a full-service bank with an experienced and friendly staff. We offer a complete line of deposit and loan products, including mortgages, business loans and Ag loans. Stop in. We’ll be happy to help you with all your financial needs. Merchants Bank is a member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender. Loans are subject to credit approval. Find us on Facebook.
Metz’s Hart-Land Creamery LLC is a family owned and operated dairy farm with a creamery right on the farm. Our milk is never transported or trucked—it goes directly from our cows to the creamery to you. We have a large viewing window for you to watch the cheese making process. Our cheese curds are always fresh and squeaky. Also, try our Artisan block cheeses, cheese spreads, and new string cheese! Locally produced honey is also available. Find us on Facebook!
Micah Hanson State Farm strives to be the preferred choice for insurance and financial services in the area. We pledge to serve our customers by assisting in planning for the unexpected and the inevitable. We identify and properly address the insurance and financial service needs of our customers to provide superior products and services through established, personal relationships. Find Micah Hanson – State Farm Agent on Facebook!
We are a member-owned electric distribution cooperative serving southeastern Minnesota and northeast Iowa. Founded in 1936 when electricity was not available to rural residents, locals banded together to build lines to their homes and farms. The cooperative has prospered by providing members with high-quality energy services at competitive rates and expanded services.
24-hour access to a fitness center to help you lose weight, gain strength, keep active–whatever your goals! Check out our low monthly rates.
The perfect combination of rustic charm and modern luxury for a year-round retreat! Whether to relax, hunt, or enjoy a romantic weekend, we have two themed cabins with wooded walking trails and 250 acres of private land. The Whitetail Cabin has a wood-burning fireplace, and the Loggers Cabin, themed after the early logging industry, has a pot-bellied, wood-burning stove. Find us on Facebook.
The areas most complete Auto Parts Supplier. Domestic, Import, Ag & Industrial. Let Us Have a Part in Your Car!
The mission of the Freemasons of MN is to engage & inspire good men, who believe in a Supreme Being, to live according to the Masonic tenets of Brotherly Love, Relief & Truth.
Bowling for family fun! Many open bowl times available. League bowling for men, women, couples and youth. Make bowling reservations for birthdays and other parties. Full service bar and lounge. Pizza and full menu available from The Creamery next door! Nordic Lanes can also be reserved for events and banquets. Visit our Facebook page for updates and entertainment schedules.
Quality and professional electrical services since 1946–from agricultural or residential wiring to underground and overhead power distribution. Industrial Automation services are also available.
Norsland Lefse is much more than a coffee shop and bakery. It’s a manufacturer that has produced traditional lefse and other Scandinavian treats for 30 years. Norsland Lefse is made with real potatoes, with no preservatives to ensure it tastes just like Grandma’s! The Gift Shop features Scandinavian items and the Coffee Shop & Bakery incorporates lefse into a unique menu and fresh baked goods. Find us on Facebook, too!
Across Hwy 43 from Creekside Park you will find the Rushford Northend Campground. There are eight RV sites with utility hook-ups, several tent sites, and shower facility available. Reserve a site by calling Pam’s Corner Convenience store at 507-864-7949.
Jeffrey O’Donnell, LPL Financial Planner, is committed to providing you with the information you need to pursue financial success. Visit Jeffrey for a conversation about your financial concerns. His goal is to provide low-key and non-threatening financial consulting to guide the process of helping you make sound decisions regarding your financial future. Find us on Facebook.
“Rooted in adventure & learning,” this non-profit organization serves families in the RP Valley and surrounding counties. Our mission is to welcome all those at any point on their homeschool journey; to provide a sense of place in the education world for those who choose the path less traveled; to encourage, challenge, and inspire while providing a safe, peaceful, and cooperative learning environment.
Pam’s Corner offers quality branded fuel and 91 non-oxy premium gasoline. Enjoy hot or cold food, including breakfast sandwiches, bakery items, Piccadilly pizza, many grocery items and more! Fishing and hunting licenses. “Home of the 25 cents pop!” Open 4 a.m. every day. Pam’s Off Sale Liquor is located “around the back” and offers beer, wine, liquor and malt beverages, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Bringing Medical Services to Your Site. Vaccinations, Health Risk Assessment, Osteoporosis Screening, Respirator Fit Testing, Physical Examinations, Drug and Alcohol Screening, Paternity Testing.
Peterson Creative Photography & Design is a small photography and graphic design business located near Lanesboro, MN. We specialize in beautiful, unique senior pictures, child and family photos, and baby photography. We take great pride in helping our clients create gorgeous portrait art that will be treasured for years to come. Our design services help small businesses meet their publicity and advertising needs.
Nearly 100 years after Peterson Station opened to serve Southern Minnesota Railroad customers, it welcomed the public again in 1974 – this time as a museum. Today, visitors can explore the area’s past through historical memorabilia, photographs, and artifacts, or learn more about their family’s history in the area at the genealogy center.
Kevin D. O’Laughlin, lead instructor for Plumbers Services-MN, has 49 years plumbing experience and 27 years teaching experience. Classes—including CEUs—are Plumbing Code and Cross Connection Control & Backflow Prevention. For drinking water protection, Plumbers Services offers Cross Connection Control Surveys and Cross Connection Control program development for municipalities and businesses.
Advertising items and promotional products to market your business or organization. Contact Loren Rue for printing services and product quotes.
Licensed, professional pest control services, serving Minnesota and Wisconsin since 1998. Safeguard your home, farm, business or investment property from destructive, irritating, or dangerous pests and wildlife. Let Reliable Pest Management’s experienced staff apply effective methods to control rodents, bugs, insects, snakes, and wild life. It’s time to call!
These hand-crafted baskets are functional as well as beautiful. The stone on each basket is found on the banks of the Root River. Each stone is unique with a natural hole. Open by appointment; call 507-438-6062 to schedule. Visit our Facebook page for more!
A Christian and Missionary Alliance Church: Loving God – Sharing Jesus – Caring for People
Locally owned, full service florist. We serve the communities of Lanesboro, Peterson, Rushford & Houston. Everyday occasions, special events, weddings, funerals and so much more. Daily delivery service available. Find us on Facebook!
Since 1969, the Root River Saddle Club continues to promote family fun and interest in all equine activities. From horse showing to trail riding, clinics to days at the movies, we get together to enjoy horses. Visit our Facebook page if you’re interested in joining us. Find us on Facebook!
Ross Himlie Photography makes any life event or special occasion more memorable. When you want to capture a lifetime of treasures, we’re here to help with portraits, such as high school senior portraits, children or family, weddings/engagements, sports or school events, wedding anniversaries, class reunions, or pets. For business needs, we offer professional portraits, event photos or passport photos. Photo restoration also available. Find us on Facebook!
Seasonal pool with zero-depth entry, children’s pool, and larger pool with diving board, basketball hoops and slide. Swimming lessons offered, and designated lap swim times are available.
The Rushford Historical Society preserves our heritage by restoring and displaying the memorable buildings and artifacts that represent the Rushford area’s beginning. Surrounding the site of the original Historic Depot are landmark buildings–the jailhouse, one-room school house, small chapel replica and a log home currently under restoration with integrity and authenticity of the time it was used. Investigate and learn about our community’s roots.
Community organization creating and encouraging the arts. Annual theater performances, including a show during Rushford Days each July. Contact Chair Kristin Burdey to learn how you can support and be part of RASA’s activities and events!
Rushford Aviation, Inc. is your source at the Rushford Municipal Airport for rides, flight training, and pleasant arrival and departure center for private or business flights to or from the Rushford Peterson Valley.
For 20+ years, Dr. David Hinz has provided safe, effective, and natural health care treatment for patients from newborn to 100+ years young. He is trained to know the problems that can be treated with chiropractic adjustments and those that need to be referred to another health care practitioner. Injury rehabilitation and nutritional support also available. Live life to its fullest – See your Chiropractor! Also, find us on Facebook.
The Rushford Community Foundation is a trust, a collection of endowed funds, given by individuals, organizations and businesses, to be used for the betterment of this area. Each year the board of directors grants funds to enhance the lives of our citizens in areas like wellness, tourism, recreation, the arts, post-secondary scholarship, and honoring our unique history and heritage. The foundation also hosts several subfunds, including the Foundation for R-P Schools, Rushford-Peterson Community Chest, Partners in Education, and designated scholarship funds. Find us on Facebook!
“Deeply rooted” as a caring and experienced dental practice, we welcome the opportunity to provide professional dental services to area residents. Located along the Root River in scenic southeastern Minnesota, Rushford Dental Clinic’s Dr. Gary Marcoux and staff provide complete family dentistry, including diagnostic, preventive, restorative, endodontic, oral surgery, periodontal, prosthodontic, and cosmetic services, as well as urgency/emergency treatment and referrals for specialist dental services. Find us on Facebook!
Rushford Festivities is the volunteer-based organization that plans and operates the annual, weeklong Rushford Days celebration the third week in July. Dances, tournaments, vendors, Grande Parade, and lots of family fun! Check out www.RushfordDays.com for a schedule of all events and find Rushford Days on Facebook.
Rushford IGA–Your Hometown Market. Rushford IGA specializes in the groceries your family needs. With Bakery, Deli, Frozen, Dairy and Meat Departments, we have a full selection of your favorites. Visit our supermarket to see the variety we offer. Find us on Facebook!
Chester Fried Chicken and Daily Deli Specials! Eat-in dining or take it to go. Visit our website for the daily specials.
Our convenient downtown Rushford location provides for your complete hardware needs. Also offering equipment rentals, outdoor sporting goods and supplies, bird seed and feeders, and pet food and necessities, and fishing and hunting licenses. Visit our summer garden center. Find us on Facebook!
A nonprofit corporation that supports emerging technologies and education in Southeast Minnesota.
Whenever a Lions Club gets together, problems get smaller and communities get better. That’s because we contribute and support where help is needed in our own communities and around the world. Find us on Facebook!
Rushford Lutheran Church is a place where you can learn about God’s love for you, where you can grown in faith, and where you can share your joys and sorrows in a community of care, compassion and faith. We are a member of Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ. The congregation is shepherded by Pastor Steve Chellew. Find us on Facebook!
A weekly outdoor market featuring area vendors and a variety of their locally grown, raised or produced foods and handmade wares. Open June through mid-October on Wednesdays 4-6:30 pm on the east grounds of the Rushford Historic Depot at 401 South Elm Street.
The Rushford Public Library’s mission is to provide quality materials and services that fulfill educational, cultural, and recreational needs of the entire community in an atmosphere that is welcoming and respectful. The library offers thousands of fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, including large print and audio books, magazines, videos/DVDs, and music CDs. The library also provides inter-library loans through the regional library system and downloadable books, magazines, movies and more.
The Rushford Public Library has seven computers for public use with wireless Internet service. Staff delivers materials to homebound and nursing home residents and proctors higher education exams for students. Children and adult programs are held throughout the year, so check the library’s website for events!
Rushford State Bank has proudly served the tri-county area since 1867 with a commitment to providing quality products and services. As a locally owned and operated community bank, decisions are made locally, meaning prompt service and flexibility to tailor products to meet your financial needs. We have provided friendly, professional, and personalized service for generations and pledge to provide this service for generations to come.
A service-centered civic club for 55 years, the Rushford Women’s Club organizes the annual October Arts & Crafts Fair to raise funds to give back to the community. All proceeds are given to community initiatives, such as the food shelf, nursing home, school, and parks and activities. Contact Karen Nelson if you are interested in being involved with the Rushford Women’s Club.
The Rushford-Peterson Booster Club is a non-profit organization supporting R-P School and the community since 1992. About 90% of funds raised go to the school activities and 10% to community support. Donations over the years now total more than$1 million since the organization’s formation. A volunteer board of directors governs the organization and meets monthly. A membership drive and fundraisers are held each year. Email Chair Jodi Skalet to learn how you can be involved. We do it for the kids!
R-P Schools’ vision is Empowering ALL for Lifelong Learning. Our mission is to create an educational community where learning is valued, excellence is expected, and all are prepared for the future. A new pre-K through 12th grade facility was finished in 2017 and offers a safe, healthy, 21st century learning experience for the children of the Rushford Peterson Valley. Find us on Facebook!
Sally Ryman, Marketing Communications Consultant, provides marketing communications services and consulting to small business and communities, with a special focus on agricultural co-ops. Ms. Ryman is a highly respected expert in marketing communications with deep experience and knowledge of the agricultural and cooperative industries. She is also an excellent project manager ready to tackle any tough project needing a creative approach. Clients include Farmers Co-op Elevator in Rushford, the City of Rushford’s Highway 43 Project, and Viafield in northeastern Iowa.
A Community Action Agency serving several counties, Semcac’s mission is to empower and advocate for people to enhance their self-sufficiency by maximizing community resources. The agency’s vision is thriving individuals, families and communities leading a vibrant southeast Minnesota region. Find us on Facebook!
Servais Tile and Stone provides the installation of tile and stone to both commercial and residential properties, including new construction and remodels.
Shawnee’s! Home of the 1/3-lb. Charbroiled Burger. In addition to amazing burgers, sandwiches and wraps, try the weekly specials, including Tacos, Chicken Burrito, Chicken Stir Fry, Crab Alfredo, or Cold-water Lobster Tail & Rib-eye Steak. Family-friendly environment. Enjoy an ice cold beverage while swapping stories with friends new and old. Visit the website for a detailed menu. Find us on Facebook.
Raising independent publishing to the level of indie music and film. Purchase print copies of Shipwreckt imprints and view submission guidelines online at shipwrecktbooks.com.
- Lost Lake Folk Opera magazine
- Rocket Science Press (literary fiction)
- Up On Big Rock Poetry Series
- Lost Lake Folk Art (non-fiction, memoir, essays, history)
Find Shipwreckt on Facebook or Twitter @opennmike
SEMBA is a non-profit organization that promotes Bluegrass music throughout southeastern Minnesota. Attend our annual musical festivals, including two at Cushon’s Peak Campground near Rushford. Find us on Facebook!
Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod. Worship Service Sunday mornings at 8:30 and Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. The members of St Mark Lutheran Church are called by God through His Word to proclaim to all people the good news of salvation through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Sterling is truly The Drugstore with More! Let Sterling be Your Pharmacy to meet your medication and personal care needs. Looking for a gift for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries or any special occasion? Then check out the unique gift store items with items for children and adults — you’re sure to find that perfect gift! Find us on Facebook!
Good Food, Good Friends, Good Times! Check out Stumpy’s for a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, including daily specials such as the Texas Burger, Tacos, Pizza Buffet, Fried Fish, Prime Rib, and Broaster Chicken. Stumpy’s is a family style restaurant & bar. A banquet facility and catering services are available, as well as outside catering for any event.
Named for our picturesque location along State Hwy 16 in the Root River Valley of southeastern MN, Sweet 16 Farm is a family-owned and operated cut flower farm. We grow 40+ varieties of annuals, perennials, woodies, and hops. Our bouquets are available for purchase June-Sept. as made-to-order for special events, or through our flower CSA program. We host two annual farm events: Mother’s Day Weekend Starter Plant Sale and Hop Harvest Fest in August. Find us on Facebook!
Sweet Dreams is a charming farm house bed & breakfast high on a ridge in Bluff Country, where fields display as homespun quilts and eagles ride the wind. The Foursquare home built in 1915 offers three original bedrooms with private baths and comfortable accommodations. Located on the snowmobile trail and near bike and cross-country ski trails, shops, golf, river activities and more.
The Creamery offers a casual dining atmosphere with a variety of food options, including hand-tossed pizza, ice cream and a variety of sandwiches, soups and salads. Conveniently located off the Root River Bike Trail with seasonal, outdoor patio seating available. Fresh waffle cones and dishes made daily…even chocolate-dipped for the daring! Banquet and private party space. Next door, bowling for more family fun.
The Crossing is a modern bed & breakfast built in 1999 on the site of the original 1877 Peterson Train Depot. Stay for a respite from your daily activities. 5 large rooms w/ private baths, TV, Wi-Fi, & refrigerators. Amenities in some rooms: whirlpools, skylights and fireplaces. The suite accommodates a family of four. 9 holes of complimentary golf.
The mission of The Shop Salon is to create an environment where beauty is found in all things…in yourself and the world around you. Here, clients will recognize their own individual beauty, one that is uniquely theirs. Shop Salon owner Nikki Johnson’s vision is for beauty to be seen not only in hair, but in the simple gifts we are awarded each and every day.
Find The Shop Salon on Instagram: @theshopsalon.mn
Through each phase of your life, we work with you to create a financial strategy that reflects your values, and changes as your life does. Annuities, Education Funding, Tradition and Roth IRAs, Mutual Funds, Insurance, and other investment vehicles. “Thrivent Financial: Connecting faith & finances for good.”
The Tri-County Record is the official newspaper for the City of Rushford and the Rushford-Peterson School District. It is part of the regional Bluff Country Newspaper Group. This local newspaper provides news coverage of the Rushford Peterson Valley and area counties. Find us on Facebook!
Snowmobile Club responsible for maintaining 79 miles of spectacular bluff country trails! Purchase the Southeastern Minnesota Snowmobile Trail Map in Rushford at Kwik Trip, Pam’s Corner, Stumpy’s Restaurant, or The Creamery. All proceeds go for trail maintenance. Find us on Facebook.
Established in 1981, Valley Veterinary Clinic is an animal hospital facility in Rushford. Visit Tom Taggart DVM and his staff for all your large and small animal care needs. Animal care supplies also available.
This downtown Rushford salon provides haircuts and styles, manicures, pedicures, facials, and tanning. Hair care, skin care, and makeup products also sold in-store.
Windswept Inn offers a centrally-located, clean, affordable place to rest after a full day of activity. Rooms feature private baths, cable TV, WiFi, air conditioning, microwave and refrigerator. On a crisp, cool morning or a warm, pleasant evening, enjoy a leisurely chat with companions in the shady courtyard just outside your door.
Rushford Clinic has been providing care for individuals and families in the Rushford area since 1959. Services include:
- Well-child check ups
- Care for injuries and illness
- Physicals and health screenings
- Womens health services
- Physical therapy services
- Chronic disease management
- Laboratory services
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