Health & Wellness

St. Croix Trail Blazers

Founded in 2010, the St. Croix Trail Blazers is a unique organization with a group of riders who share a love of horses and a commitment to overcoming challenges.

Scenario: The stress or monotony of everyday life has gotten to you. Maybe the kids recently moved on to college. Or, sadly, you might recently have lost a pet. Regardless the cause, the St. Croix Valley has numerous pet services available, whether you want to volunteer or adopt your own.

In Stillwater, businesses put out balloons to mark their participation. In Afton, pop-up boutiques are added to the roster of local shops. In Hudson, restaurants and gift and art shops get together for a kind of party. What’s the common thread? All three St.

Dale Jackson describes his experience, as do many volunteers: “It’s just as beneficial to me as to the people I am helping.” But then he adds a comment unique to his line of service: “It’s also great for the horse!” Jackson both lends and leads a horse for River Valley Riders (RVR), a 501(c)3 non

At Paws and Claws Pet Resort, dogs are treated not as pets, owner Tari Nestrud says, but as family.

Stillwater Sunrise Rotary hosted its 10th annual Brewers Bazaar May 21, on board the Avalon riverboat in downtown Stillwater.

Whether you've always dreamed of owning a vintage boat or you just want to enjoy an afternoon of good food and family fun on the banks of the St.

It’s a sad fact: Women’s participation in outdoor activities drops significantly throughout their middle years.

Do you know where this photo was taken? The answer will be revealed in a future issue; winners will get a mention in upcoming issues.

After celebrating the photography of David Parker in our December issue, word came to us that another local artist is utilizing his charming portrait of the iconic Stonebridge school in a book, The Magic that was Stonebridge, by longtime local elementary teacher and retired administrator, Bernie

For local running enthusiasts, there are few races they look forward to more than the annual Lift Bridge Road Race, held this year July 23.

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