SAUK RAPIDS --  A Sherwin Williams store is coming to Sauk Rapids.

Rice Companies has been building the building at 1021 Benton Drive between Fastenal and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

CEO and President Chris Rice says his company will maintain ownership of the building and use about two-thirds of it for additional warehouse space.  They are leasing out the front space to Sherwin Williams.

WJON News has reached out to Sherwin Williams to get an estimated timeline for when they plan to move into the building, but we have not heard back from them yet.

There are currently two Sherwin Williams stores in the St. Cloud metro area with one in Waite Park and one in Sartell.

Get our free mobile app

The 25 Best Places to Live in Minnesota

Stacker compiled a list of the best places to live in Minnesota using data from Niche. Niche ranks places to live based on a variety of factors including cost of living, schools, health care, recreation, and weather. Cities, suburbs, and towns were included. Listings and images are from realtor.com.

On the list, there's a robust mix of offerings from great schools and nightlife to high walkability and public parks. Some areas have enjoyed rapid growth thanks to new businesses moving to the area, while others offer glimpses into area history with well-preserved architecture and museums. Keep reading to see if your hometown made the list.

6 More Restaurants Guy Fieri Should Check Out in Central Minnesota