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Stearns Bank N.A. Named an Industry Top Performer

Published: July, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. (May 18, 2017) Independent Banker®, the award-winning magazine of the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) and the nation’s number-one source for community banking news, recognized Stearns Bank N.A. in St. Cloud, Minnesota, as an ICBA industry top performer in its May issue.

Stearns Bank’s recognition is based on the strength of its competitive banking services and operational efficiencies throughout 2016 in the Over $1 billion category. 

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Stearns Bank receives Silver Award at “100 Best Companies To Work For” Banquet

Published: July, 2017
ST. CLOUD, Minnesota – Stearns Bank N.A. received the Silver Award in the large company category at the Minnesota Business Magazine’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” banquet Thursday night, June 1, in Minneapolis.
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Stearns Bank teams up with Holdingford School District for matching challenge!

Published: June, 2017
HOLDINGFORD, Minnesota – Stearns Bank N.A. is pleased to be a part of a community matching challenge to help raise money for new playground equipment at Holdingford (Minnesota) Elementary School.
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Stearns Bank Named Top-Performing Bank by American Banker

Published: June, 2017
ST. CLOUD, Minnesota – Stearns Bank N.A. is the No. 1 top-performing bank in the country. Stearns earned the recognition in the June 2017 edition of American Banker Magazine, which ranked the top-performing banks in the $2 to $10 billion asset class based on return on average equity over a three-year period.

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Stearns Bank Ranks 1st Among Nation’s Top-Performing Community Banks

Published: August, 2015

St. Cloud, Minnesota, August 5, 2015 – Stearns Bank N.A. is pleased to announce that it ranked 1st in ICBA Independent Banker’s 2015 “Best of the Best”, based on Return on Average Assets among banks with $1 billion or more in assets nationwide.

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