Our Small Town Businesses are Thriving!

The business page lists our business community and provides information regarding economic opportunities to be found in our town. Come and visit us!

Kiester has a variety of businesses which predominantly support the agriculture industry. Nearly every basic service, including groceries, entertainment, dining, banking, hardware, automotive, and medical can be found here.

If you are interested in business opportunities in Kiester, or need assistance with any business question, please contact our very active Kiester Economic Development Authority.

Business specials & notices….

Businesses By Category


Activity Center

Kee Town & County CTR. -facilities used for community activities…. , box 222, contact Rick at 507-294-3458. available for rent for occasions….such as :, Kiester days celebration, Kiester  Oil Painting Group… meets Thursdays from 1pm-4pm, Walkers are welcomed during bad weather, & coffee group meets every morning.


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Famer’s Coop Association:   100 W. Front • phone: 507-294-3697 or 877-294-3697 • fax: 507-294-3540 • agronomy 507-294-3427 – grain handling location, feed mill, cardtrol island, and fertilizer plant. Three locations: Forest City, IA ; Leland, IA; Kiester,MN

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Dennis Hill Trucking, Dennis Hill, 507-294-3642, cell-507-525-2803


Kiester Implement Inc., 110 South Main Street.  Barry Kapplinger: 507-294-3387  Used farm equipment. Manufacturer of the Extend-A-Mirror for safe left hand turns when pulling big wagons or wide loads.

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Schumann Sales and Service, Chris Schumann, 5336 STATE HWY 22, 507-402-1106, Authorized Snapper Tractor & Lawn Mower Dealer

State Line Farm Supply, 139 South Main Street.  Jeff Passer: 507-294-3442 Feed and animal health supplies for all livestock species. Seed and lubricants, hydraulic hose, and tillage parts. Lawn and garden supplies, pet food, softener salt.

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D & J Seeds, Dale Garvick Independent Sales Representative for Pioneer brand products, 2605 570th Ave., 507-294-3402, cell 507-525-3490
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Wegner Seed Inc, Mike & Ron Wegner Independent Sales Representatives for Asgrow / DeKalb products, 57248 100th ST, Wells, MN  507-294-3733

Volsen Seed Service, Ron Volson Independent Sales Representative for Golden Harvest Seeds, 8302 State HWY 22, Wells, MN  507-294-3786, cell 507-380-7767


Bradley Soma, Public Accountant, 3058 West Center Street, Brad Soma: 507-294-3288 A Certified  public accountant doing small business accounting, payroll services, Income tax, and financial statement preparation.



Monty’s Automotive Service 201 S. First Street 507-294-3017

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Duane’s Felco Services, Duane Pederson: 507-294-3717 Cardtrol Gas, brake repair, exhaust repair, computerized 4 wheel alignment, computerized wheel balancing, and other automotive services. Eldorado tires.

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Kie Car Wash, Randy Lacore, open 6am-9pm



First State Bank, 101-105 North Main Street: 507-294-3621, Lobby hours- 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Mon-Fri, Walk-up and Drive-up hours 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. M-F, 8:30 a.m.-12:00p.m. Sat.

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Bar and Grills

Kiester Legion Club , West State Street, 507-294-3734, open 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Monday thru Friday and 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Saturday.


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Forever Berma’s, Alan, Mary, & Shane Steinke, 130 South Main Street, 507-294-3344, homemade pizza, burgers, wings, appetizers…Texas Holdem on Wed..Darts on Thurs. and bingo sat. afternoons…open seven  days a week.

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Garlin’s Remodeling Service, Garlin Scherb: 507-294-3181


Kee Kafe’– NOW OPEN! The Kee Kafe’ will continue its great service with daily lunch specials, the tasty “broasted chicken”, or just order off the menu.  We will continue to have fresh homemade baked goods as well as the custom order decorated cakes, cupcakes, cookies and more made in house.  Place your orders early for graduations, confirmations, etc.  Large and small orders welcomed.  Plan a “Dinner and Movie” night soon with the Kee Kafe’ and the Kee Theatre! All you can eat Friday night fish fry 5-7:30 p.m. We offer catering and private parties too!  Closed Sundays

open Hours:

Mon – Thur: 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Fri: 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
(Friday Night Fish Fry 5-7)
Sat: 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays

phone 507-383-0169

web page:

facebook- Kee Kafe LLC

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Borderline Siding and Windows, Terry Roalstad: 507-294-3622 Complete exterior home improvement contractor, specializing in steel and vinyl siding and custom-built vinyl replacement windows. Over 40 years of experience in home improvement.

RJ’s Contracting, Rich Jensen: 507-294-3303


Crafts/ Home businesses

Dreamtime Harvest, Michelle M. Gurung: 507-294-3094 Handmade specialty soaps, lotions and body care products that are formulated to be gentle and luxurious. Dreamtime Harvest offers over 50 fragrances to choose from.

Rustic Pines Tree Farm & Crafts, Keith & Carol Rinehart, 59049 20th Street, 507-383-4182, At Rustic Pines Tree Farm & Crafts we’ll give you the attention and personal service you’ll come to expect and enjoy. We offer the best in Christmas trees, nursery stock, tree spading, and windbreak designs in the area. Rustic Pines Tree Farm & Crafts has been located in Kiester, MN since 1992. Let us put our experience to work for you.

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Paparazzi Jewelry and Accessories, Carol Rinehart, 59049 20th, 507-383-4182,  an independent consultant for Paparazzi Jewelry and Accessories! For only $5 plus tax

Park Lane Jewelry, Machelle Steinke-Branch Director,ParkLaneJewelry Park Lane is going into it 60th yr being in business.

Sweet Nannie’s Candies, Lesia Fure, 4686 HWY 22, 507-294-3515,  One bite treats!- Homemaid chocolate candies- great for gifts.

Pampered Chef, Michele Alphs, Independent consultant, 507-383-5207

Patchwork on the River, Marcia & Larry Dahleen 507-294-7574, Long-Arm & Custom Quilting



Kee Theatre, 108 North Main St, 507-294-3410, The Kee Theatre located on North Main at W. Center Street opened in 1940 seating 300. The theatre has been restored and retained much of its 1940 Art Moderne style. It is now owned and operated by a non-pofit group called the Kee Civic Theatre. Movie times Fri, Sat. & Sun 7:00 p.m.  Check out the facebook page for the latest showings…

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Wigern Excavation, Larry Wigern, 507-381-3417, General Dirt Excavation

Floor covering

The Square Yard, Al or Hope Bauman: 507-294-3739 Sales and installation of fine quality carpet, vinyl, ceramic tile, hardwood flooring, and window treatments since 1986. Residential and commercial, specializing in churches.

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Quilter’s Cottage – owner- Connie Peterson,  119 So. Main, Kiester Mn.   Phone 507-294-3700, Cell phone 507-993-1777.  Open Mon-Friday 10 am – 5 pm; Saturday 10 am – 1 pm.  We carry a full line of quilting fabrics including STOF which is exclusively made in Denmark and is carried by a very limited amount of retailers.  Also check us out for our great supply of Gift ideas, sewing notions, patterns, & decorating items!  OPENING – May 4, 2015.
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 Kiester Market–     131 South Main Street, Kiester , PO Box 176.  507-294-3366.  hours : Mon-Sat 8 – 7……Sun 9 -1…..

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Rick Goemann Insurance, 501 West Center Street (Kiester School building office) 507-294-3458, Auto, Home, Life, Health, Business …

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Kiester Laundromat, Main Street, open 6am-10pm

Liquor, Spirits

Kiester Liquor Store,  Manager Mary Steinke, 202 North 1st Street.  507-294-3501, open 11:00 am-8 pm


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Kiester Medical Center, 120 North Main Street, 507-294-3693

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Courier-Sentinel, Publisher and Editor-Nicole Swanson, Advertising- Lori Fette, Kiester Office Manager- Tammy Aadsen, Wells Office Manager- Donna Manitz, Kiester Retail Center  507-294-3400, fax 507-294-3400.  Hours 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday- Thursday.  The Courier-Sentinel is a publication which combined the former
Bricelyn Sentinel (established in 1899) and the former Kiester Courier (established in 1900).  It is published every Thursday.
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 Michaelis Photography, Melissa Michailis, 406-393-2077, My aim is to provide photographs that inspire emotion, capture joy, evoke feeling or provoke thought.

Plumbing and Heating

Brownies Plumbing and Heating, Brian and Richard Haroldson, 307 N. 2nd Street, 507-294-3392

Post Office/ Shipping Services

Kiester Post Office, 100 North Main Street, 507-294-3707,  Postmaster-  window hours: Mon-Fri 10:00 am-2:00p.m.  Saturday 10:00a.m.-10:30a.m.  Lobby hours: Mon-Fri 7:45a.m.-5:00p.m., Saturday 7:30a.m.-2:00p.m.



Snow Removal, Lawn Care, Welding

Fure’s Welding- Kirk Fure, 4686 HWY 22, 507-320-2928, welding repair & snowplowing

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