IQ Magazine

IQ Magazine: Our Readers Are Leaders

Published twice annually by the Initiative Foundation, IQ Magazine is an award-winning publication that features in-depth stories about the economy, communities and generosity in Central Minnesota. The magazine focuses on regional trends, community issues and local solutions and serves as a source of insight and intelligence for busy leaders. By raising up your voice, we inspire knowledge that inspires action.

Fall 2023

Building Back Better

One year in: Special grants help nonprofits transform post-pandemic services.

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Redhead Creamery Spirits

Redhead Creamery is diversifying its dairy and entering a new market: distilled spirits. Read More

Better Greens

With the right mix of science, creativity and caring, Montrose-based Better Greens, LLC, is meeting a culinary demand in our diverse region. Read More

Casting Creations

Part foundry and part fabrication shop, Howard Lake business produces custom art sculptures. Read More

Cuyuna Brewing Company

Family finds its home on the Range at Crosby brewery. Read More

GroShed

Emily-based company provides stand-alone thermal sheds that grow year-round vegetables. Read More

Ya-Sure Kombucha

Tapping a new beverage trend. Read More

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