Writer Bios


Angela Johnson is a writer, reader, thinker and speaker with one daily goal: to live a useful life, content but never complacent. Her fiction has been published in online literary journals and she is a 2012 finalist in The Loft Literary Center’s Mentor Series for creative prose. As editor of Edina Magazine, Angela loves to develop informative stories about the many interesting and inspiring local personalities, artists, educators, entrepreneurs and volunteers. When Angela isn’t writing or reading, she loves to laugh with her friends, make memories with her children and hold hands with her husband. Email Angela your story ideas or feedback!


A charcuterie board from The Board Loon.
A knack for making charcuterie has birthed a burgeoning business for Hudson's Kelsey Heimerl.
Forge and Foundry Distillery
Forge and Foundry Distillery finds a home on Stillwater's Main Street.
Nancy and David Eike's Stillwater home
Stillwater couple prepares to landscape acreage surrounding their dream home.
Lift Bridge Co-Work in downtown Stillwater
A non-traditional co-working space facilitates productivity.
Boats surrounded by ice on the water on the St. Croix River at the Hudson Dike
Tyler Mason gives us an aerial perspective of winter.
Hot air balloons in the sky during the Hudson Hot Air Affair
The Hudson Hot Air Affair fills the winter sky with breathtaking color.
A copy of the ProportionFit Diet & Health Plan kit, which contains the ProportionFit book and tools to ensure you're eating the proper portions.
ProportionFit is focused on making it easy to eat proper portions.
St. Croix Off Broadway performs their Christmas show.
The folks at St. Croix Off Broadway at Hudson House Grand Hotel will serve up cool versions of your favorite Frank Sinatra tunes in a production of Christmas My Way, A Sinatra Holiday Bash!