By Andi Bourne

Blackfoot Commercial Company & Ovando Inn

Series: Business of the Week | Story 2

Owners Mike & Liz Raymond

Goal: Managers DJ Sharp and his wife Alona strive to keep locals and tourists happy with the products and services they offer. Being one of the major businesses in Ovando, they feel it is important to "keep things rolling" for themselves and the community.

History: The Blackfoot Commercial Company started off as a dry goods store in the 1880s. The building burned in 1919 and was rebuilt in its current location in the early 1940s. When the Cenex Cooperation decided to sell in 1996, Howie and Peggy Fly purchased the Blackfoot Commercial with one goal in mind, keep the town going.

Mike and Li...

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