Resources

LENDERS

American Bank
www.ambnk.com

Jeanne Olson
2015 East Third Ave
Hibbing, MN 55746
(218) 231-8974
(218) 208-8259
jolson@ambnk.com

Heather Surla
8401 Unity Dr
Mountain Iron, MN 55768
P (218) 735-3773
C (218) 750-7922
hsurla@ambank.com

 

Deerwood Bank
2950 US Highway 169 S
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Kirk Adams
Direct (218) 441-2939
Cell (218) 259-9631
Kirk.Adams@DeerwoodBank.com

Justin Tobeck
Direct (218) 441-2938
Cell (218) 259-4465
Justin.Tobeck@DeerwoodBank.com

 

Home Point Financial
215 N. Broadway, 1st Floor
Gilbert, N 55741

Roger Rigstad
(218) 780-0247
Julie Rigstad
(218) 750-3909
teamrigstadmn@homepointfinancial.com

 

North Star Credit Union - Cook
24 South River Street
PO Box 1058
Cook, MN 55723
F (218) 666-9821
www.northstarcreditunion.org

Stephanie Burckhardt
Lending Manager
(218) 666-4026
sburckhardt@northstarcreditunion.org

Lori Astleford
Mortgage Loan Officer
(218) 666-4025
lastleford@northstarcreditunion.org

 

Prime Lending
2900 E Beltline Suite 5
Hibbing, MN 55746

Bobbi Jo Amic
(218) 966-7218
bamic@primelending.com

 

Wells Fargo
Eugene Emahiser
Direct (218) 262-7405
Cell (218) 966-4780
Eugene.R.Emahiser@WellsFargo.com
www.GeneEmahiser.com

 

PROFFESSIONAL SERVICES

Northeast Title Company
Sharon Maronik
612 13th Street South
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 741-1515
www.netitle.com
Real Estate closing services, title insurance and abstracting

Vermilion Law, Ltd
Offices in Cook
(218) 666-5868
mulein@frontiernet.net
www.vermilionlaw.com
Title searches, title exams, title opinions, and title insurance. Complete and prompt closing services for your Real Estate transactions.

All American Title
3105 East Beltline Highway, Suite #8
Hibbing, MN 55746
(218) 263-6565
(866) 405-6565
www.allamericantitleco.com
All American Title works with buyers & sellers, along with their Realtors and lenders, to provide title examination, title search work and insured Real Estate closings for residential and commercial properties throughout the state of Minnesota.

Cole Appraisal & Consulting, LLC 
7663 Woodland Dr
Eveleth, MN 55734
(218) 744-1669
(218) 780-7653
www.coleappraisal-consulting.com
Real Estate Appraisal and Consulting for Commercial, Small Industrial, Resort, Lakeshore, Recreational, Residential, Construction, Review & Acquisition

Cope & Peterson, LTD
415 1st Street S
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 749-4470
(888) 749-COPE
alicia@copepeterson.com
john@copepeterson.com
www.copepeterson.com
Alicia Cope and John Cope are two of the attorneys in this multi-specialty law firm. Unique to Northern Minnesota, both Alicia and John are Certified Real Property Law Specialists handling all aspects of real estate law. Cope & Peterson, Ltd. represents persons injured, handles family law, business, probate and nursing home planning matters.

Trenti Law Firm
225 First Street North, PO Box 958
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 749-1962
(800) 422-0912
trenti@trentilaw.com
www.trentilaw.com

The Firm employs 4 attorneys with a total of over 100 years of residential and commercial real estate experience. The real estate practice group consisting of Robert H. Stephenson, SamA. Aluni, Scott C. Neff and Paul D. Cerkvenik offer a wide range of experience in all legal matters relating to real estate.

Angela E. Sipila - Attorney at Law
412 S 1st. St. Suite #1
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 741-5000
www.sipilaw.com
I take work on real estate matters, such as clearing title and transferring ownership.

The Francis Agency, Inc
106 River St
Cook, MN 55723
(218) 666-2124
(800) 282-2124
francisagency@accessmn.com
Company includes insuring of remote and boat access properties

SURVEYORS & INSPECTORS

Arro of the North, LLC
Surveyor
825-3rd Avenue
International Falls, MN 56649
(218) 283-2776
Fax: (218) 283-2771
david.serrano@arrollc.com
www.arrollc.com

Specializing in GPA Survey, Land Title, Boundary, Lakeshore, Topography, Construction, Land Subdivisions.

Benchmark Engineering, Inc.
Surveyor
8878 Main Street
PO Box 261
Mt. Iron, MN 55768
(218) 735-8914
info@bm-eng.com
www.bm-eng.com
Benchmark Engineering, Inc. is an independent, locally owned engineering and land surveying firm in Northern Minnesota. Benchmark Engineering and its parent firms have over 30 years experience offering professional services that include civil and geotechnical engineering, land surveying, comprehensive planning, mining, land data base design and development, underground utility locations, individual septic system design and inspection, and wetland delineation services to clients throughout Northern Minnesota. Our goal is to meet our client's needs through resourceful and practical solutions supported by a continued commitment to service.

B Right Inspections
Home Inspections
(218) 290-7673

Mahler Inspections, LLC
Harley Mahler
(218) 969-5854
Greg Mahler
(218) 929-7331
mahlerinspections@gmail.com
www.mahlerinspections.com

Northern Lights Inspection & Thermography
Home Inspections
304 East Central Lakes Road
Eveleth, MN 55734
(218) 343-0301
(800) 931-7095
mnlhi@rangenet.com
Home inspection, Commercial inspection, Radon testing, Water testing, Thermal imaging and Energy tune-ups.

Pillar to Post Home Inspection
Home Inspections
Po Box 592
Bemidji, MN 56619-0592
(218) 444-7716
www.pillartopost.com

Pro Certified Home Inspections
Home Inspections
(866) 662-0773
(218) 262-0773
gohman@procertifiedhomeinspections.com

Probe Tech - International Falls
Home Inspections
2990 Co Rd 2 N Int'l Falls, MN 56649
(218) 285-7400

Quad City Home Management and Inspection, Inc
Home Inspections
Jeff Peters - Owner
(218) 780-9037
www.quadcityinspection.com
Home inspections, property management, cabin care, lawn services, plowing

True North Home Inspection
Home Inspections
(218) 206-2080
(888) 439-4909
www.truenorthhomeinspection.com

Up North Inspector
Home Inspections
Mike Ritter
(218) 244-4747
www.upnorthhomeinspector.com

CONTRACTORS

Carter Construction - Bill Carter
4922 Old Hwy 53
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-3524
(218) 290-2002
carters@rangenet.com
New construction & remodeling, Interior & Exterior. Site prep to finishing on homes, cabins, garages, decks, boathouses, and additions. Roofing. Site preparation: Environmentally friendly. Rubber tracked skid steer, backhoe and dump trailer. Debris removal. Gravel/black dirt hauling. Stump grinding. 4th generation builder. Insured.

Lone Wolf Construction - Kent Novak
3818 Hwy 119
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 787-2331
bob82413@2z.net
New construction, remodeling, cultured stone, docks, custom log work... References available. 20 years experience.

Voyageur Log Homes
5228 Hwy 53
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-3108
(800) 801-3108
www.voyageurloghomes.com
Voyageur Log Homes has been constructing fine log homes for over 20 years. We are connoisseurs of logs in their most elegant format. If a log home or log cabin is in your future, please take time to consider Voyageur Log Homes. You will not be disappointed!

Bear Island Enterprises, INC - Jim Kuder 
415 Bear Island
HC3 Box 99C
Crane Lake, MN 55725
(218) 993-2445
(218) 259-6804
Residential Building Contractor
jkuder@citlink.net

Scott Wright - Contractor
10596 King Rd
Orr, Mn 55771
(218) 757-3698
(218) 780-3709
Homes, garages, remodeling, roofs, metal roofs, and new construction.

Log Home Builders, LLC
BAK Construction
6504 Co Rd 422
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 993-2236
(218) 780-6426
General contracting, log and conventional homes, remote island work.

NohrCo - Mark Nohr
PO Box 358
Aurora, MN 55705
(608) 386-6286
info@nohrco.com
Building design and CAD Drafting. We provide Quality Design services and resources for any building project commercial or residential, municipal or institutional. Specializing in rustic building design, incorporating todays technologies. We design to meet the customers expectations and efficient use of materials. We use the latest computer aided drafting tools to produce accurate building plans and blueprints. We serve Architects, Engineers, Developers, Builders and Home Owners.

HEATING, ELECTRIC & PLUMBING

Gabrielson Heating and Service, INC
10606 King Road
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-0191

Purdy Electric
Jeff Purdy - Master Electrician
10641 Hillcrest Drive
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 780-6437
jeffpurdy@centurytel.net
Commercial, Residential, Industrial, New Construction, Remodeling. Service updates: Off-peak and dual-fuel. Licensed, Bonded and Insured.

Range Electric Inc.
110 1/2 S 15th Ave W
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 749-3840
Commercial, Industrial, Residential

Sertich Plumbing & Heating
221 W Lake St,
Chisholm, MN 55719
(218) 254-4332
sertichplumbing@gmail.com
www.sertichplumbingheating.com

 

SEPTIC & EXCAVATING

Rutchasky Enterprises
8030 Orr-Buyck Rd
Buyck, MN 55771
(218) 993-2243
Septic installation, Inspection & Design Excavation-Foundations-Landscaping-Road Building. We also build stick frame; Garages, Houses, Pole Barns, and Log Homes

Orton Construction
(218) 258-3963
Septic designer, Inspector, Installer-Residential and Commercial

Septic Holding Tank Pumping - Tony Schlomka
(218) 993-2336

Rutar Logging LLC
5601 River Road
Buyck, MN 55771
(218) 993-2977
Stumpage Purchasing, Firewood for Sale, Tree Removal, Gravel Hauling, Wildlife Ponds, Site Preparation, Road Building, Skid Steer Work, Landscaping, & Septic Systems

Josh Antus Construction Co. Inc.
9272 Savage Road
Angora, MN 55703
(218) 666-0569
(218) 410-0611
jaconst@2z.net
We specialize in septic system design and installing, site prep including building foundation prep & basement excavation. Also land clearing & road building. Building demolition and rock retaining walls. Our goal is customer satisfaction and quality work at a reasonable price. Serving Cook, Orr, Tower, Mt. Iron, Buhl, Virginia, and the surrounding areas.

Vermilion Barging Inc
2750 West Wakemup Village Road
Cook, MN 55723
(218) 666-5512
(218) 780-8178
Bubba@accessmn.com
Septic Design, Inspection, Service provider

Anderson Barging
7402 Handberg Road
Crane Lake, MN 55725
(218) 780-4955
andersonbarging@hotmail.com
andersonbarging.net

Novak Contracting
(218) 410-2474
snovak@wildblue.net
www.novakcontractingllp.com
Call Novak Contracting for sand, gravel and topsoil. We do landscaping and bobcat work.

WELL INFORMATION

Kolstad-Olson Drilling
PO Box 568
Cook, MN 55723
(218) 666-5466
(800) 692-5467
www.kodrilling.com
ko@kodrilling.com

UTILITIES

ELECTRIC

Lake Country Power
8535 Park Ridge Drive
Mountain Iron, MN 55768
1 (800) 421-9959
www.lakecountrypower.coop

Northstar Electric
Littlefork, MN 56653
(218) 278-6658
(218) 634-2202
northstarelectric.coop

GAS COMPANIES

Ferrellgas
(888) 337-7355
www.ferrellgas.com

Lakes Gas
1821 Hwy 53
Cook, MN 55723
(218) 666-2138
mneagbour23@lakesgasco.com

615 2nd Avenue W
International Falls, MN 56649
(218) 283-3035

112 North 15 1/2 Avenue W
Virginia, MN 55792
(218) 741-0034

MARINE SERVICES

Franks Marine Sales & Service
4495 South Hwy 53
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-3150
franksmarine@centurytel.net
www.franksmarinesales.com
Lund and Crestliner boat sales. Mercury motor, Mercruiser, Sterndrive sales and service and parts.

Handbergs Recreation & Marine
7123 Handberg Road
Crane Lake, MN 55725
(218) 993-2214
www.handbergs.com
We are a full service marine and marina. We sell and service boats and motors. We also offer boat storage and slips.

RENTALS

Bay View Apartments, Orr Economic Development Council,Inc.
Po Box 142
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-3960
Bay View is a 12 unit building conveniently located within walking distance of Orr School, grocery store & the post office.

Kalio Apartments
4618 Lake St
Orr, MN 55771
(218) 757-0053

ST. LOUIS COUNTY INFORMATION

St Louis County
www.stlouiscountymn.gov

St Louis County Solid Waste Department 
Summer Hours April 15 - Sept 30
Winter Hours Oct 1 - April 14
www.stlouiscountymn.gov/waste-hours-and-locations

Ash River Canister Site
11391 Ash River Trail, Orr
(218) 374-3077

Summer Hours
W: 1 pm - 4 pm
Sa: 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Winter Hours
Sa: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Cook Transfer Station
2134 S. Beatty Rd
(218) 666-2336

Summer & Winter Hours
M: 10 am - 6 pm
Tu - Sa: 9 am - 3:30 pm

County 77 Canister Site
2038 Co. Rd. 77, Tower
(218) 753-8074

Summer Hours
Tu: 1 pm - 6 pm
Th: 8 am - 1 pm
Sa: 8 am - 5 pm
Su: Noon - 6 pm

Winter Hours
Th & Su: Noon - 5 pm

Kabetogama Lake Canister Site
10280 Gamma Rd, Ray
(218) 875-2093

Summer Hours
M & W: 9 am - Noon
Sa: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Winter Hours
W: Noon - 4 pm
Sa: 8 am - Noon

Orr Canister Site
4038 Hwy 53
(218) 757-3115

Summer Hours
Tu: 9 am - 1 pm
Th: 2 pm - 7 pm
Sa: 8 am - Noon
Su: 10 am - 2 pm

Winter Hours
Tu & Th: 9 am - Noon
Sa: 8 am - Noon

Portage Canister Site
6992 Crane Lake Rd, Buyck
(218) 993-8871

Summer Hours
M & Tu: 2 pm - 6 pm
Th: 10 am - 1 pm
Su: 3 pm - 6 pm

Winter Hours
Tu & Sa: 1 pm - 4:30 pm

Soudan Canister Site
5160 Hwy 169
(218) 753-6052

Summer & Winter Hours
Su, M, W, Sa: 8 am - 5 pm

Sturgeon Canister Site 
8380 Hwy 73, Angora
(218) 254-7986

Summer & Winter Hours
Su: 10 am - 4 pm

Recyling
www.stlouiscountymn.gov/recycling-map