Business Directory

4 Evergreen Landscape & Design
B.J. Ferguson
21457 214th Circle Ave
Milford, IA 51351

4 Evergreen is a full service landscape design and installation company.  4 Evergreen also has a fully stocked greenhouse and nursery open to the public.

712 Design
Angela McCaulley
205 East 18th St
Spencer, IA 51301

712 Design is a locally owned Architecture firm, specializing in residential & small-scale commercial construction, including new construction & additions.


Business Phone Number (Cell): 515-979-4564
966 Industries
Kevin & Jennifer Frodermann
817 26th St
Milford, IA 51351

CNC Machining & Automation

AnnLeo, Inc.
Tim Kinnetz, CEO; Rachel Poncelet, Director of Corporate Strategy; Doug Polaschek, Director of Account Management
1905 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

annLeo serves healthcare facilities through a Vendor Management System (VMS) that connects healthcare clients to multiple staffing agencies.  Our clients nationwide are ensured of credential compliance, access to larger networks of temporary and permanent placement candidates, navigation through the recruitment and hiring process, and consolidated billing all through one streamlined system.

Arnold Motor Supply
Adam Kohrs
2100 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

A great source for automotive, agriculture, and marine parts.

Bank Midwest
Chrisy Kaiser
1575 18th St Su 100 PO Box 248
Spirit Lake, IA

Financial institution, insurance and wealth management

Beck Engineering Inc.
Brad & Teresa Beck
3301 Zenith Avenue, P.O Box 238
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Founded in 2001 by Brad Beck, Beck Engineering, Inc.  provides civil engineering and land surveying services to cities, counties, schools as well as private entities.  BEI specializes in street constructions, roadway design, water main and sanitary sewer improvements, wastewater treatment, drainage, Low Impact Development, athletic facilities, recreational trails, sidewalks, parking lots and site development.  To learn more about Beck Engineering visit their website at


Boji Bark
Tim & Angela Ascherl
2404 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Veterinarian owned pet resort & dog day camp.   Offering upscale overnight boarding as well as grooming and daycare services.

Boji Junction Cenex
Rachel Sirola, Manager
2301 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Boji Junction is a convenience store.  We are determined to provide exceptional quality in our goods, services, while swiftly addressing the needs of our customer.

BonFire Web Company, LLC
Jeremy Morrison
PO Box 243
Milford, IA 51351
None,Website,Follow Us On Facebook!

bonFire web co was founded by a couple of business professionals who saw a need to help small and medium sized businesses with creating or updating their web presence. bonFire web co, LLC is a web design and development company that has in-house talents to meet all your needs. We are here to help you get the most out of your web presence. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and the ability to create long lasting relationships with our clients. Some services include: custom web design and development, social media integration, e-commerce, email marketing and many more. Come sit around the bonFire with us and we can tell you all about it.

Boulders Inn & Suites
Joey Wikert
3400 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351


Casey’s General Store #1316
Beth Henson
510 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
CC Screen Printing
Enid & Lyn Creswell
, ,
1612 202nd Street
Milford, IA 51351
City Of Milford
LeAnn Houge
806 N Ave PO Box 536
Milford, IA 51351

City Hall

Clary Lake Service
Tom Clary
602 13th St
Milford, IA 51351
Classy Sassy Consignments
Tiffany Reiter & Sandie Dodge
612 Hwy 71 S. Unit 2
Arnolds Park IA 51331

It all started with a daughter who had a dream to open and run an upscale consignment store and a mother, who loves to shop, decorate and try her hand at making handcrafted items.  After six months Classy Sassy’s Consignments & More opened its door.  We sell men, women and children’s clothing, along with fashion accessories such as purses, hats, scarves, jewelry and shoes.  We also sell a few hand-crafted items.

Converged Technologies
Jerry Harbst
1008 10th Street
Milford, IA 51351
Cool Biker Stuff
Jana Welp
1606 P Avenue
Milford, IA 51351
Cottage Gardens
Roger and Nancy Devries
805 21st Street
Milford, IA 51351

Retailer of annual plants, perennials and shrubs.

*Custom planting available*

Open March through October.

Coyote Motor Company
Dave & Becky DuBois
1806 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Auto & Light Truck Repair Center

Used Auto Sales

Creative Photography
Bobbi Schmeling
610 Okoboji Ave.
Milford, IA 51351

Serving all of your photography needs including families, children, weddings and high school seniors.

Cutting Edge Sales Service
Jodi Wittrock
2006 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351
Dairy Queen
Kyle Erne
1606 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Fast Food, Ice Cream

Dannatt Rentals
Mary Dannatt
711 M Ave.
Milford, IA 51351
Dickinson County News
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

The Dickinson County News is a four-section weekly publication with circulation of approximately 3,500.  The Iowa Great Lakes Okobojian, weekly summer entertainment publication, and the Northwest Iowa Shopper, an advertising publication serving both Clay and Dickinson counties, are also a product of the office staff.

Drs. Pas & Toale Dental
Dr. Randy Pas & Dr. Joe Toale
PO Box 141, Lakeland Square
Milford, IA 51351

Our mission statement is to provide high quality family dentistry in a caring and comfortable environment to the community of Milford and surrounding areas.

Dyno Oil
John Long
602 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
Edward Jones Investments
Jack Walsh
2207 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
712.338.9393 or 866.338.9399

Financial investments and services.

Erpelding, Voigt & Co. LLP
Brian Sohn
1801 Hwy 71 North; PO Box 605
Okoboji, IA, 51355

Erpelding, Voigt & Co., L.L.P. is a full service CPA and consulting firm with locations in Okoboji, Algona, Humboldt, and Buffalo Center. For more than 30 years, our firm has provided tax preparation, business planning, financial reporting services and personal financial planning. As a progressive accounting firm employing the latest technologies, we have developed a reputation for professional excellence through the consistent high quality services we provide our customers.

Contact us today for a free, confidential review of your accounting, tax, and financial needs.

Faith Community Church
805 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

A Yolked Congregation; United Church of Christ & United Methodist.  Mission Oriented.  Spirited-Traditional worship

Farm Bureau Financial Services
Mike Thoreson
, ,
605 18th Street, PO Box A
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
712.336.3260 or 712.336.4630 (mobile)
Farmers Savings Bank
2121 Okoboji Avenue, PO Box 316
Milford, IA 51351

Family-owned community bank that has been serving our customers for over 90 years.  Commercial Bank

Godfather’s Pizza
Lori Mourlam & Cole Hicks
2402 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351

Pizza, buffet, chicken, delivery, carry out, eat-in

Good Samaritan Society / Heritage Landing
Jenn Lappegard
1305 Jeppeson Road
Milford, IA 51351

Housing with services to encourage independent living for seniors.

GrapeTree Medical Staffing, Inc.
Tim Kinnetz, CEO
, ,
1003 23rd Street
Milford, IA 51351

GrapeTree Medical Staffing is a healthcare staffing agency that provides staffing solutions to healthcare facilities across the Midwest by providing healthcare professionals to fill last minute or longer term shifts left by staffing shortages.

Hanson’s Plumbing & Heating
Kent & Julie Hanson
101 East 5th St
Spencer, IA 51301

Commercial & Residential Plumbing and HVAC.

Furnace, A/C, New & Remodel

Plumbing, New & Remodel

Spencer & Lakes Area

Heller Enterprises, LLC, DBA Northwest Iowa Sprinkler
Doug & Becky Heller
3006 Delia Lane Court
Milford, IA 51351

Northwest Iowa Sprinker is the Lakes Area only RainBird Select Contractor and a RainBird Authorized/Certified Service Contractor.  We are certified through the Irrigation Association.  We specialized in lawn sprinker design, installation, service and repair.  We do sprinkler startups and blowouts as part of our full service sprinkler services.  We have the longest warrantey for news sprinkler installations and as always estimates are free and references are available.   We also install landscape lighting, hidro-seeding, invisible pet fences, lake pumps and sprinkler fertilizer injectors.  We also offer lawn seed sales, oak firewood sales, snow removal and sanding services, mosquito control with Skeet-R-Gone injectors or one time applications, rainwater harvesting, custom trenching of power and gas lines and landscape and construction equipment rentals.  If you need it done right the first time call Northwest Iowa Sprinkler.  WE have competitive rates and superior installation and service.  We look forward to working with you.

Hicks Family Healthcare
Jamie Hicks
, ,
1004 21st St, Suite #2
Milford, IA 51351

This Nurse Practitioner owned and run family practice clinic wants to be your primary care provider.  We value your health and want to be a partner with you for a healthier life.  Our goal is to treat you like family!

Home Instead Senior Care
Mary Dean
1003 21st St. P.O. Box 262
Milford, IA 51351

Non-medical in home care.  Light housekeeping, errands, fixing meals, laundry, help with bathing, dressing and grooming.  Stay overnight if needed.

IGL TeleConnect
1501 35th Ave West
Spencer, IA 51301
712.338.8352 or 800.281.1072

Local provider of telephone and high-speed internet services to the Iowa Great Lakes and surrounding communities.

Ingwersen Family Chiropractic, LLC
Laura Ingwersen, DC
2207 Okoboji Avenue Suite F
Milford, IA 51351

Chiropractic Clinic with special interest in helping women and children.

Integrity Real Estate
Nick Steffes
584 Hwy 71 S, Suite D
Arnolds Park, IA 51331

Real Estate Brokerage Services

Iowa Great Lakes Association
Jen Johnson-Ross
512 1/2 E Grand Ave, Ste 200
Des Moines, IA 50309
KICD / CD 107.7 / MORE 104.9
2600 Hwy Blvc
Spencer, IA 51301

Commercial Radio (AKA: KICD – CD 107.7 – MORE 104.9)

KUOO – Q102 – Y100
Marty Spies,
PO Box 528, 3200 18th Street
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Local Radio Station

L & D Upholstery
Lori Tielbar & Denny Wunder
514 Okoboji Ave
Miflord, IA 51351

Auto, home, marine upholstery.  Repairs.  Custom canvas work. Carpet edging.

Lakes Cement Leveling, LLC
Scott Berglund
PO Box 273
Milford, IA 51351

I level settled cement in-door & outdoor.  Ex sidewalk, driveway & patios.

Eliminate Trip Hazards

Get Back Your Home Value

Improve The Appearance

Improve Water Shed & Runoff

Lakes News Shopper
Marisa Sidles
1009 22nd Street, PO Box 192
Milford, IA 51351

I am representing The Lakes News Shopper.  We are a family owned shopper that also provides local news and support the local youth and various other community organizations.  We are in our 43rd year of business and are proud to be part of the Milford Community.

Lakes Regional Healthcare Community Health Center
1003 21st Street, PO Box 500
Milford, IA 51351

Dickinson County Public Health, Home Care & Hospice services.

Land Mark Products Inc.
1007 Okoboji Ave., PO Box 188
Milford, IA 51351

Corporate headquarters for Piccadilly Circus Pizza and wholesale manufacturer of pizza crusts, bakery foods and sandwiches.

Laser Car Wash
Tom Clary
PO Box 185
Milford, IA 51351
Liberty National Bank
Tom Brown and Nate Johnson
1807 Hwy 71 North P.O. Box 109
Okoboji, IA 51355
Little Hands Childcare
Jennifer Will, Sarah Will
904 J Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Little Hands is a childcare center that takes care of children 6 weeks to 5 years old!

Lynnette’s Flowers
2223 250th St
Milford, IA 51351

Floral designer and consultant.

MaxYield Cooperative
Steve Glackin
1110 P Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Grain Elevator

Melanders TV & Appliance
Mike Houge
922 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351

Sales of Kitchen and Laundry Appliances.  We offer several brands.  Television sales.  Delivery/Installation available.  We service all the appliances we sell

MHR Insurance
Russ Beckendorf & Carla Beckendorf
923 Okoboji Ave., PO Box 163
Milford, IA 51351

Insurance Sales

Milford American Legion
Milford, IA 51351
Milford Communications
Brenda Harmon or Josh Sandbulte
, ,
906 Okoboji Avenue PO Box 163
Milford, IA 51351

Serving Milford with Cable TV, Internet, Landline Phone Service

Milford Electric
David Miller
PO Box 312 502 13th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Services: Industrial and Commercial conduit wiring systems, motor and lighting control wiring, romex wiring systems in residential applications and farm wiring in grain bins, dryers and specialty control applications.

Milford Family Care
Susan Zulk- VP Marketing
, ,
2004 Okoboji Ave., PO Box 298
Milford, IA 51351

Milford Family Care provides medical services for all ages.  In addition to general practice care services we offer lab services, x-ray, and physical therapy.

Milford Hy-Vee Pharmacy
, ,
1012 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
Milford Kiwanis
Mark Wehrspann, Treasurer
2239 193rd Avenue
Milford, IA 51351

“Changing the world, one child and one community at a time”

Milford Memorial Library
Beth Sorenson
1009 9th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Milford Library

Milford Nursing Center & Stonebridge Suites
1600 13th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Also known at Hawkeye Care Center.

Also known at Hawkeye Care Center.

Milford Utilities
Eric Stoll
806 N Ave
Milford, IA 51351
Milford Welding
Tom Clary
PO Box 185
Milford, IA 51351

Manufacture Boat Hoists

Mill Creek Restaurant & Lounge
Julie Scadden aka Scoot (Manager), Dan & Laurie Ray (Owners)
908 9th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Restaurant and Bar.  Serving Sandwiches, Burgers, Pizza and Salad Bar.

1919 Root Beer served here!

Open Monday- Saturday, 11 AM to 10 PM

Northwest Bank
Jennifer Younguith - Bethany Huseman
1802 Okobji Ave., PO Box 144
Milford, IA 51351

At Northwest Bank, commitment is built on a personal relationship.  We are a family-owned community bank committed to giving you superior customer service and innovative products to fit your financial needs.  That’s commitment you can bank on!  Member FDIC.

Okoboji Appliance Repair
Bret Robinson
703 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Appliance repair services.  Kitchen items and laundry.

Okoboji Avenue Liquor
1610 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351
Okoboji Schools
Todd Abrahamson
PO Box 147
Milford, IA 51351
Okoboji Tourism Committee
PO Box 215
Okoboji, IA, 51355

The Okoboji Tourism Committee is a committee of the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce.  We serve the entire Iowa Great Lakes area by responsibly promoting the are to potential and returning visitors.  We are the one stop for information on area businesses, lodging facilities, dining, shopping, attractions/amusements, events, and much more!!  The Committee manages, all marketing for the area and publishes the award winning Vacation Okoboji magazine annually.  The Vacation Okoboji magazines serves as a marketing tool for potential visitors and residents.

Okoboji Wireless
Jeremy Frey/ Nick Egdorf
913 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Retailer for  I Wireless, Dish Network, IGL Teleconnect, Century Link, Direct TV and Vivint.  We also sell TV’s and do cell phone repair.

Open For Healing
Joy K Johnson
2207 Okoboji Ave Ste F
Milford, IA 51351

Massage Therapy and Reiki

Pearson Lakes Art Center
P.O. Box 255
Okoboji, IA 51355

We are a non-profit visual, educational & performing Art Center.  We have six galleries, a performing arts theatre, a children’s interactive gallery, classrooms, pottery room, library and events hall.  We are free to visit and open year round tot he public.

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
Kevin Wharton
2400 N Ave, PO Box 164
Milford, IA 51351

Perkins has been serving up delicious meals and catering to the needs of discerning consumers for over fifty years. With its roots tracing back to 1958 with the opening of a single Pancake House in Ohio, the Perkins Restaurant and Bakery chain now expands far beyond its breakfast heritage.

The menu of Perkins today offers consumers a comprehensive breakfast, lunch and dinner selection ranging from the traditional to the innovative. In addition, Perkins has created a competitive point of difference in the marketplace, as well as an added bonus for its guests, through the introduction of in-house bake shoppes where customers can either order or take out a wide array of delectable, freshly baked muffins, pies and cookies.

Pioneer Theatre
Rob Mayer
905 Okoboji Ave., PO Box 266
Milford, IA 51351
1900 Highway 71
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Prairie Trucking, LLC
Al Giese, Owner - Sheila Tesch, Office Manager
915 Okoboji Ave, PO Box 299
Milford, IA 51351
888.849.1507 or

PFT is committed to serving beef and dairy producers with a reliable supply of competitively priced commodity feeds, prompt delivery, and a high level of customer services.

Ries Eye Care
Dr. Ries
, ,
2213 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351
Roof Guard Company
Aaron Maytum
806 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Residential and Commercial Roofing

Safeguard- Dawn Powell
Dawn Powell
907 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351

Printing and Promotional Advisor.  “We Market Ideas First…..and Products Second”      Products include but are not limited to Laser Checks, Full Color Printing, Promotional Products, Apparel, Gift Card Systems, Direct Mail, eChecks, Checks for Quickbooks.  If you are a business owner you need Safeguard!  I will help you save money and give you ideas on how you can run your business more efficiently and show you how you can get your business name on a client/prospects smart phone!

Salon 11
Sherri Jones
1111 8th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Salon 11  is here to help clients get a great look at a great price.  Check out the website: to book your appointment online.

Service Master By Rice
807 27th St, P.O. Box 201
Milford, IA 51351
712.338.4848 712.330.9241

Carpet cleaning – Water & Fire Disaster Restoration

Smith Stoneworks
William D. Smith
2702 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
712.338.4774 or 712.330.4551
712.338.4774 (Call first)

Wholesale – Retail Landscaping Materials including Natural Stone, Anchor Wall Block, Borgent Pavers, 17 sizes and colors of Aggregate Landscape boulders, Flagstone, Edging Stone, Etc.


Snooks Carpet & Furniture of Okoboji, LLC
Bill Adams
1005 Okoboji View Ave
Okoboji, IA 51355

Flooring, Furniture, Mattress, Decor, Dining, Window fashions.  We also have anything you can imagine to bring the comfort of indoors to your outdoor area, both Commercial and Residential.

Spencer Trophy & Awards
Brett Groen
16 West 5th Street
Spencer, IA 51301

Provides trophies, awards, promotional items and much more!

Provides trophies, awards, promotional items and much more!

St. Joseph Catholic Church
Father Tom Flanagan
1205 Okoboji Ave.
Milford, IA 51351

Catholic Church established almost 100 years ago. Current membership is 700+ families.

Steffes Companies
Steffes Companies, LLC / Marc Steffes
907 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
Stein Law Office
David Stien Jr
926 Okoboji Ave., PO Box 537
Milford, IA 51351
Roger Miller, P.J. Miller, Ben Miller
2211 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA

Quick Service Restaurant

Sunset Travel Agency
Joan Benz
1006 10th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Full service Travel Agency selling cruises, car tour, air tickets, train, hotels, sightseeing

Sunshine Foods
Travis Kennedy
1704 Okoboji Ave P.O Box 146
Milford, IA 51351

Retail local grocery store for all your needs.

Deli- Catering- Dry Cleaning


The Chamber of the Iowa Great Lakes
PO Box 9
Arnolds Park, IA 51331
The Three Sons
Herman Richter
902 10th St PO Box 499
Milford, IA 51351

Men’s, Womens, Childrens Sportswear & Shoes

Turner-Jenness Funeral Home
Greg and Jody Jenness
1101 10th St.
Milford, IA 51351

Providing Funeral goods and services.

Complete traditional and cremation services.

United Community Bank
1000 Okoboji Ave PO Box 167
Milford, IA 51351

United Community Bank is a locally owned commercial bank serving the needs of its communities, businesses and citizens with a full range of traditional and innovative financial services, while delivering the highest level of customer service available. With locations in Milford, Okoboji, Hartley, Ocheyedan and Lake Park, United Community Bank looks forward to being a part of your financial future.

United Country Iowa Lakes Reality
Rich Ortman
1009 10th Street
Milford, IA 51351

Real Estate-Residential, Farm and Lake

Village Northwest Unlimited
Rian Haack- Director of Development
330 Village Circile
Sheldon, IA 51201

Non-profit serving Adults with Intellectual and Developmental disabilities, Autism spectrum and Traumatic brain injuries.

Walters Real Estate
Kirby Walters
1013 Okoboji Ave
Milford, IA 51351
Web Graphics, Inc.
1020 10th St
Milford, IA 51351
West O Beer, LLC
Matthew Matthiesen
503 Terrace Park Blvd
West Okoboji, IA 51351
712.332.8090,Follow Us On Facebook!

Local microbrewery with beer on tap and distribution in Iowa, MN, & SD

Winther Stave & Company, LLP
Lakeland Square - 1004 21st Street Unit #4 PO Box 187
Milford, IA 51351

Certified Public Accountants

Woodlyn Hills Golf Course
PO Box 266
Milford, IA 51351

Woodlyn Hills Golf Course is a family-owned and operated golf course located in the quiet countryside east of Milford in the Iowa Great Lakes area.  Known best for its challenging terrain and breathtaking view of the lakes, Woodlyn Hills is sure to please golfers of any skill level.

2 Miles est of Milford on county road A-34.

Iowa Great Lakes most affordable golf packages.  18 holes of scenic views.  Perfect for the beginner golfer or the highly skilled player. No tee times necessary. Open to the public.

Your season pass comes with season golf pass to Estherville Golf Course.  Golf 2 courses for the price of one.

YMCA of the Okobojis
Andrew Fisher
1900 41st Street
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Provide character-building programs for our community.

Black Hills Energy
Lynn Porter
1414 W Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

For more than 70 years we have been providing safe and affordable natural gas to 134 communities in Iowa.  We also share our personal energy to strengthen our communities and support growth and development.

Cre8 Hair Salon
Mindy & Travis Schuelte

Beauty and hair care from head to toe.  Including haircuts, colors, permanent waving, permanent straightening, hi lites, waxing services, pedicures, manicures, gel and acrylic nail sets.  Tanning and nail/hair care retail to our wonderful community in Milford

Krista Thomsen- Thomsen Mortgage Group
Krista Thomsen
605 Lake St, Suite 5
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Finance of America- Thomsen Mortgage Group

As a professional in the mortgage lending industry, I’ve built my reputation on providing outstanding products and services in home financing.



Resource Guide
Craig Miner
2519 1st St
West Okoboji, IA 51351


Triple L Fishing, LLC dba Stan’s Bait & Tackle
Dennis Harman - Travis Harman
2306 Okoboji Avenue
Milford, IA 51351