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Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Member Newsletter

OUR MISSION is to support and empower businesses and instill economic growth in the community.

We also pledge to support all those activities and organizations believed to be beneficial to our community.

Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce
Member Connection - Member Newsletter

January 18th, 2023

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By Jacob Bertram, Executive Director


Thank you to everyone who attended our Annual Meeting! We appreciate the overwhelming community support we received. Thanks to Rob Utsch and his staff at Roadside Tavern for hosting this great event. Thanks to Tom Oestreich and his band for the wonderful welcome music. And thanks to everyone who donated door prizes as well!


We would also like to say THANK YOU to our outgoing board members: Tami Stanger - President, Matt Dickhausen - Treasurer, Kyleigh Tangen and Keyona Brooks - High School Representatives. We appreciate your years of service and dedication to keeping our organization running.


Below you will see the membership dues for 2023. We would appreciate your support for another year. You will also find the countless benefits for being a member. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions at jacob@paynesvillechamber.org

Member Spotlight

Check out the video below for this week's Member Spotlight! We thank each and every member for giving back to our community.


This week we highlight Fleet Supply and Yarmon Ford

Member Spotlight 6-18-20

2023 Membership Dues Now Available!

Now Hiring!

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2023 Annual Meeting Highlights

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Rachel and Shawn Hoppe - 2023 Grand Marshals


Rick Haugstad - Employee of the Year


Petyon Hemmesch - Outstanding Young Person


Deanna Fuchs - Outstanding Community Service


Allison Janssen - Lending Hand Award


Wendlandt Farms - Farmer of the Year


Haines Electric - Business of the Year


Mike Jacobson - Boss of the Year

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L to R - Mayor Shawn Reinke, Allison Janssen Outstanding Community Service Award winner, and Jacob Bertram
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Comedian Dan Hinnenkamp
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L to R - Senator Jeff Howe, Rep. Lisa Demuth, Stearns County Commissioner, District 3 Jeff Bertram, and Jacob Bertram - Executive Director

Joke of the Month! :)

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Thank You - 2022 Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Members!

Thank you for your continued support. Your membership dues are what keeps the Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce going.

Amundson, Johnson & Schrader P.A.

Anderson Building Movers

Anfinson Thompson & Co.

Arnold's of St. Martin

Avon Plastics

B&S Excavating Inc

Bank of the West

Bertram Asphalt Company

Bolton & Menk

Bonnema Runke Stern Inc.

Bork Lumber & Steel Inc

Bugbee Hive Resort

Busy Momma Boutique

CentraCare

Central MN Insurance Agency LLC

Christianson PLLP

Crystal Hills Assembly

D & D Storage and Recycling

Dairyland Peach

Daniel-Anderson Funeral Home

Deanne Lieser - Mary Kay

Dombrovski Insurance Agency

Education MN - Paynesville Area

Factory Home Center

Falcon National Bank

Farm Bureau Financial Services

Firehouse Coffee CO & Salon 227

Fischer Laser Eye Center

Gilk Plumbing, Heating & A/C LLC

Goldie's Food Truck

Green Roof Area Center

Harvey Anderson - Johnson Funeral Home

Hubbard Radio Stations

Jean Soine - Individual

Jeff Bertram - Individual

Jeff Thompson - Individual

Jumpstart Nutrition

Kandi Acres

Karls TV & Appliance

KASM Radio

Koronis Hills Golf Club

Koronis Lake Association

Koronis Place

Koronis Tire

Kwik Trip

Lamb Labor Services Inc

Lieser Insurance Agency

Lifeseasons Professional Counseling

Louis Industries

M & M Lumber

Mag Wealth Management

Magnifi Financial

Mathiowetz Construction Company

McDonald's

Melissa Radel - State Farm

Midwest Machinery

Mini Biff

Neil Hertzberg - Individual

Nelson Plastics, INC

Non-Typical Companies LLC

Nucara

Patrick Flanders Realty Inc.

Paynesville American Legion

Paynesville Area Comm Ed & PACC (Paynesville Area Community Center)

Paynesville Area Community Foundation

Paynesville Chevrolet Buick

Paynesville Chiropractic Clinic

Paynesville Fleet Supply

Paynesville Inn & Suites

Paynesville Library

Paynesville Motor & Transfer

Paynesville Mutual Ins Co

Paynesville Press

Perennial Bank

PJ's TV & Appliance

Precision Electric

Queen Bee's Bar and Grill

Recovery Center

Roadside Tavern

Rotochopper

Schlangdaddy Party Bus

Schrupp's Meat & Seafood

Snap Fitness

Stang Precision

Steil Insurance

Tariq Al-Rifai - Individual

Taylor, Krieg & Reinke, LLC

Teals Market

Ted's RV Land Inc

USA Northland Directories

Valley Industries

Vinny Spade Games

Wally Thyen

West Central Sanitation

Xcel Energy

Yarmon Ford

Board of Directors

It is our Pleasure serving you as your current Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

  • President: Donna Potter - Teal's Market
  • Vice President: Tom Oestreich - Paynesville Community Foundation
  • Treasurer: Lynda Bast - Magnifi Financial
  • Secretary: Kayla Loesch - MAG Wealth Managment
  • Royalty Coordinator: Maia Rue and Jesseca Engen
  • Director: Trent Mead - Avon Plastics
  • Director: Katy Westlund - Vinny Spade Games
  • Director: Steve Stang - CentraCare EMT
  • High School Representative: Sara Meyer
  • High School Representative: Maggie Gottwald


  • Executive Director: Jacob Bertram - Dombrovski Insurance Agency