Lake Country Power,http://www.lakecountrypower.coop/, is a Touchstone Energy® cooperative serving parts of eight counties in northeastern Minnesota. We provide electric service to nearly 43,000 consumer-members and have offices located in Grand Rapids, Kettle River and Mountain Iron.

 We offer business financing programs to enhance employment and business opportunities throughout the region. Our mission is to deliver safe, reliable electric service; manage member resources wisely and help our communities prosper.

 Lake Country Power offers gap financing and economic development assistance to help start-up businesses and strengthen existing business throughout our service area. We have provided more than $3.5 million in economic assistance to entrepreneurs in new or expanding businesses and have provided economic support for improvements to community infrastructure and services.

 Our wholesale power supplier is Great River Energy, a generation and transmission cooperativeheadquartered in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Great River Energy, http://www.greatriverenergy.com/, is the second-largest utility in Minnesota. GRE provides electric energy and related services to 28 distribution cooperatives in Minnesota and Wisconsin for more than 650,000 electric consumers.