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!


The St. Croix River
Add these St. Croix Valley “bucket list” locations to your list of best places to check out this summer.
Diro Outdoors, downtown Stillwater, bike rentals, rent a bike, renting a bike
Bike rentals make exploring even easier.
Dandelion, Nature, Outdoors, St. Croix Valley
Hudson photographer loves the little things in life.
boat sale, boating, buying a boat, boat maintenance, boat sellers, where to buy a boat
For local boat sales, slip leasing, storage and maintenance information, check out these local marinas and boat dealers.
baseball, baseball season, stillwater baseball, stillwater ponies, high school baseball
Spring means baseball, and locals should prepare to “pony-up” to the Stillwater Area High School (SAHS) fields to support this championship team.
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, NEA Big Read, National Endowment for the Arts, ArtReach St. Croix
A community read project encourages connection.
A hunting dog named Hattie practices retrieval.
Meet Hattie. She’s a hunting dog getting a little retrieval practice at Big Marine Lake.