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September 28, 2012
CROP walk fundraising includes water balloon firing squad
September 28, 2012 - 6:00am
September 27, 2012
St. Croix Animal Friends President Diana Neubarth stands at the site where the SCAF shelter will be built when SCAF has raised enough money. SCAF has already purchased and now owns the land Neubarth stands on, debt-free. However, SCAF currently lacks the funds to build a shelter just yet.
'We're the tortoise, not the hare'
September 27, 2012 - 8:08am
Shana Conde stands near the pavilion in the park near the public library in Osceola, the city Conde and her husband Robert promised their children they would stay in, so the kids could attend school with their friends. The Condes are in the process of buying a house in Osceola.
Former clients appreciate life after Grace Place
September 27, 2012 - 7:08am
September 20, 2012
Deb Martell tries her hand at harvesting grapes for the first time. She and her late husband, Tom Martell, started the vineyard in 1999.
Martell's last grape harvest
September 20, 2012 - 2:53pm
September 13, 2012
Roberts UCC reaches out through the web
September 13, 2012 - 8:08am
September 8, 2012
Church readies for dinner event
September 8, 2012 - 7:24am
September 6, 2012
A lot of Five Loaves Food Shelf's produce has come from local growers. On Friday, Aug. 31, one local gardener delivered two bags of fresh tomatoes.
Change underway at Five Loaves Food Shelf
September 6, 2012 - 9:36am
August 30, 2012
45th Parallel Distillery in New Richmond unveiled its newest product, "Border" straight bourbon whiskey, at a special release event on Sunday, Aug. 26.
45th Parallel adds to spirits product line
August 30, 2012 - 11:53am
Marna Canterbury (right), community health and wellness director for the Lakeview Foundation, which created and sponsors the PowerUp movement, talks after the event with Jill Lindell (left)  and Mary Oswald (center) about the movement and children's health and nutrition in early childhood education. Oswald, of Oak Park Heights, Minn., works for Warm World Child Development Care Center (Oak Park Heights) and Lindell, New Richmond, works for Head Start (New Richmond).
Lakeview Health Powers Up the valley
August 30, 2012 - 8:08am
August 24, 2012
Deb Johnson, left, and her daughters Arianna and Kika run the Main Street Mall, which opened in June in Somerset. Deb Johnson said she hopes to make the Main Street Mall a place where the community can gather and have fun.
Main Street Mall offers a variety of goods
August 24, 2012 - 8:29am
August 23, 2012
The Somerset food drive filled the back of a truck with roughly 2,200 pounds of food that was donated to the Somerset Area Food Pantry.
Scout project paves the way for annual summer food drive
August 23, 2012 - 9:18am
August 16, 2012
Salvation Army milk funds run dry
August 16, 2012 - 2:00am
August 3, 2012
The PowerUp movement helped to kick off the YUMPower movement at Somerset Elementary. Lakeview Foundation community Health and Wellness Director Marna Canterbury said the PowerUp movement will be working with schools to help keep kids active and eating healthily.
PowerUp promotes healthier future for kids
August 3, 2012 - 8:00am
August 2, 2012
Larger than the native species, the rusty crayfish is also identified by a maroon spot on both sides of its shell.
Rusty crayfish bring a little Louisiana to your table, help the environment at the same time
August 2, 2012 - 10:24am
July 30, 2012
Thousand Hills Cattle Co. owner Todd Churchill expects to herd 3,500 grass-fed animals through his meat company and distribution network this year. -Submitted photo
Grass fed beef: Described by diners as 'the way beef used to taste'
July 30, 2012 - 12:49pm