Palmer Bus Service, Inc.

Chokio Alberta

Chokio Alberta


Site Manager:Robert Blom
Facility Address:212 Main St.
Chokio, MN 56221
Mailing Address: PO Box 254
Chokio, MN 56221-0254

Palmer Bus Service has been serving the Chokio/Alberta community by safely transporting students since 2009. We safely transport about 150 students each school day in Chokio/Alberta.

Chokio/Alberta School District #771 consists of one K-12 school located in Chokio.

Chokio is located in Stevens County and is about 150 miles west of the Twin Cities and 100 miles south of Fargo and Moorhead. Chokio is a Dakota word meaning “the middle.”


Robert Blom manages the Palmer Bus Service of Chokio site.
Rob grew up and currently lives in Chokio with his wife of 20 years. He was the custodian for Chokio -Alberta schools for 29 years. He has been driving bus since the mid 90's so he is no stranger to the busing industry.
Rob has two kids and also raised his two nephews. Rob has a permanent  camp site in the Chokio area where is spends his time fishing and driving around his golf cart!

Core Value Award Winner for 2019-2020

John Berlinger faithfully served the Chokio Alberta Community by safely transporting students and exemplified our Core Values all school year. He demonstrated:

SAFETY by being accident free and completing every monthly safety training before it was due.
INTEGRITY by always conducting himself as a professional driver.
DIGNITY by completing daily pre trips, and ensuring his bus is swept, clean and fueled.
HELP by being present to drive almost every single school day.
COMMUNITY  by safely transporting students!

Congratulations and thank you for your superior service!

a male staff holding a Core Value Award Winner certificate