Established in 1932, Northern Lakes Cooperative operates a chain of automobile centers, restaurants, and food, liquor, pharmacy and hardware stores. The organization offers a selection of beers, wines and liquors. Its automobile centers offer a variety of maintenance services, including battery, coolant, transmission fluid, tire, air filter and wiper blade testing. Northern Lakes Cooperative also maintains a feedmill that specializes in the production of nutritional food for pets. The organization s restaurant serves a variety of burgers, cheese, bacon, mushrooms and french fries. Additionally, it provides a selection of meat products, as well as heating, ventilation and air conditioning solutions.