The Spirit Of The St. Croix Valley

Whether it’s the beautiful natural surroundings or the sense of community the valley engenders, there’s just something about living in this part of the country that inspires Chuck Taylor and others like him to become everyday heroes.

Planting Seeds Today For Cleaner Water Tomorrow

Here in Minnesota, when we hear our water’s in trouble, we do something to fix it.

A Wise Old Owl Once Told Me

A hundred feet away another owl hooted in response and it suddenly felt like magic as we all sat wordlessly in the sparkling snow on a subzero night listening to the owls hoot for at least another minute.