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Siblings Kevin Sheehan, left, and Sue Peterson, center, and business partner Brian Fagerstrom, right, view a computer monitor while discussing how their Bird Island company, Rural Computer Consultants Inc., has carved itself a market niche by providing computer software and programming support for rural-based fuel and mutual insurance companies. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)

Bird Island business connects to the world

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BIRD ISLAND -- The Minnesota Vikings have been the source of inspiration for many sports fans, and at least one rural business with a truly global presence.


That company is Rural Computer Consultants Inc.

Founded and based in Bird Island, it also has an office in Birmingham, Ala., as the result of an acquisition.

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