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Northwoods Bank: A century of service

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Northwoods Bank celebrated its 100th anniversary on Sept. 6 with music, food, prizes and games. Originally chartered in 2019 in Dorset, the family-owned bank is overseen by the fifth generation of Hewitts.

Northwoods Bank celebrated its 100th anniversary on Sept. 6 with music, food, prizes and games. Originally chartered in 2019 in Dorset, the family-owned bank is overseen by the fifth generation of Hewitts.

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Steff (Hewitt) Peterson and daughter Olivia, 6, await a dunking by Mya Peterson, 3, with the help of grandmother Amy Peterson. She holds Hadley Peterson, 1, in her arms. The dunk tank was one of the games at Friday's celebration.

Shannon Geisen is editor of the Park Rapids Enterprise.
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