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COVID-19 Information for Todd County Businesses


Local Technical and Financial Assistance Resources

Todd County Development Corporation
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) 
320-732-2128 /

Staples Economic Development Authority 
Staples Motley Area Community Foundation 
218-894-2550 (ext. 4)



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Todd County was created on February 20, 1885 (Organized in 1873) from Cass County.  The county was named in honor of John Blair Smith Todd, commander of Fort Ripley (1849-56); general in the Civil War; delegate in Congress from Dakota Territory, 1861 and 1863-65; governor of Dakota Territory, 1869-71.