Stillwater photographer Kristin Prideaux’s camera was fixed on one of the Historic Lift Bridge’s rust spots when an RV clipped the bridge and lost its side mirror.
Congresswoman Betty McCollum today invited high school students in Minnesota’s Fourth Congressional District to participate in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition, “An Artistic Discovery.” Submissions are due Monday, April 15 by 5 p.m.
Anne of Green Gables adapted by Sylvia Ashby will open at St. Croix Festival Theatre on March 15 at 7:30 p.m. and run through March 24. Opening night will feature Festival Theatre’s AfterGlow party, complete with carrot cake and other refreshments.
The U.S. State Department has selected a painting by St. Croix Valley artist, Mary Jo Van Dell, to be part of its “Art in Embassies” Program. The large oil painting (“Approach”) depicts an iron ore freighter sailing the waters of Lake Superior toward the port of Duluth. The painting will han…
The Zephyr Theatre is elevating its reach of true-to-life drama this month by staging a classic Agatha Christie murder mystery in a real courtroom.
Vikings may be known for their big horned helmets, dragon boats, and disappointing football playing, but have you seen their amazing delicate jewelry? Come to Liz Bucheit’s class at Marine Mills Folk School on Friday, March 8 and create a beautiful Viking “knit” chain bracelet.
Masquers Theatre Company in Forest Lake announces its second production of the 2018-19 season, Beehive: The 60’s Musical, created by Larry Gallagher, February 14-17, February 22 & 24, and March 1-3 at the Forest Lake American Legion, 355 W. Broadway Ave., Forest Lake. An optional dinner …
St. Croix Festival Theatre is proud to present Rio Nido on Friday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Youth (25 & under) pricing available as well. The concert takes place at the Franklin Square Black Box Theatre.
The UWRF Center for Diversity, Inclusivity and Belonging has invited Ron McCurdy, professor of music and jazz studies at the USC Thornton School of Music, to present the Langston Hughes Project at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in Abbott Concert Hall …
Lift Bridge Brewing Company wants you to ditch the traditional Valentine’s dinner for a unique night of comedy, magic, acrobats and live music.
The East Metro Symphony Orchestra (EMSO) presents Mardi Gras!, the fourth annual EMSO pops cabaret concert and fundraiser. EMSO will host the evening of live music, desserts, drinks, cash raffle, and silent auction, on Saturday, March 2, 2019 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Lake Elmo Event Cent…
While there may be renowned artists living in the St. Croix Valley, there’s a group of creatives here that are less noticed — youth artists.
The Stillwater Area Retired Educators Association is hosting a “Sweetheart Ball” Feb. 9 at The Grand Banquet Hall in Stillwater.
Before moving from the east coast to Minnesota, Heather Rutledge wasn’t sure she wanted to work in nonprofit organizations anymore.
Todd Bol, the creator of the national Little Free Library movement, had such a passion for sharing, he once drove 100 miles out of his way to donate a little library to a town that lost their public library.
When a rock falls into still water, it sends out a thousand ripples. For the artistic community of potters in the St. Croix Valley, Warren MacKenzie was that rock – the place where all begins. Known throughout the world in galleries and museums, his pottery stands as an example of honest, au…
Stillwater-area social offerings might slow down a bit during the winter months, but not-so on New Years Eve. Below, the Gazette compiled a list of New Years celebrations for families, movers and those who enjoy good old fashioned party hopping.
For the sixth year in a row, a vacant store front in downtown Stillwater is filled with holiday cheer and artwork crafted by local artists.
St. Croix Festival Theatre is proud to present Colleen Raye - Sinatra & Company: That Holiday Feeling on Saturday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Youth (25 & under). The Concert takes place at Alliance Church of the Valley in St. Croix Falls.