A Wisconsin bank that wants to dominate small-town markets in the Upper Midwest plans to buy its first out-of-state bank.

F&M Bancorp., Kaukauna, said it plans to acquire $25 million-asset Sentry Bancorp., Dundas, Minn., for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition, which is expected to close in the fourth quarter, is part of a growth plan that's been in the works for five years.

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