The Neil McKenzie Fishing Derby was held on Saturday, June 8, on Deer Lake. Sixteen years running, this right of passage to summer is a hit among those who have an interest in fishing. Some come to the event for their first time and others have been coming for many years. It’s the stories th…
Grace Church leadership announced last week they have decided to close the church’s associated daycare center, Above All Beginnings Childcare.
Going forward, monthly meetings in the Town of Osceola will begin at 6:30 rather than 7 p.m.
Creating local solutions to global problems may seem like a daunting task. But for juniors at St. Croix Falls High School, it is just one more graduation requirement. SCF’s Junior Seminar program, mandatory for every 11th grader, focuses on interdisciplinary and career-focused learning acros…
The Osceola Chieftains had a very good golf season. Osceola placed third in the season long Middle Border conference standings trailing only New Richmond and St. Croix Central in a close race. Things look bright for the Chieftains immediate future as they will return all of their varsity gol…
It was a very good spring for Osceola Chieftain and St. Croix Falls Saints sports teams. The track and field teams from both schools made most of the headlines but several other squads enjoyed stellar seasons. Both the Osceola and St. Croix Falls track and field teams won their respective co…
I find it very hard to believe that June is half over. Summer is slipping along at a brisk pace, like it or not.
Ice cream is perfect. It might be the best and easiest dessert on the planet. Buy it. Scoop. Yum.
Culinary herbs can be fresh cut or dried leaves and are used in cooking. These can easily be grown in your garden or a container. If you are a beginner at growing, you may want to start with some “classic herbs”. These might include basil, chives, oregano, thyme, rosemary, cilantro or a mint.
Ah, summer has arrived at last. I’m reveling in the warm temperatures, the sound of peepers at night and the first garden blooms. I’m looking forward to the glow of fireflies and the drama of evening thunderstorms.