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!


Woodbury Mayor Anne Burt and her family on a boat on the St. Croix river.
Woodbury mayor Anne Burt and her husband Jeff have been boating on the St. Croix River ever since moving to Minnesota 15 years ago.
A wooden Christmas decoration.
Historic downtown Stillwater is a destination for visitors from all over.
Local portrait artists photograph Tribute to the Troops memorial motorcycle rides.
Tidbits and beauty tips from six local salon professionals.
Renew your enthusiasm for fitness with these top pick exercise classes.
Woodbury downhill ski racers enjoy friendly competition at Afton Alps.
Jillian Lampert at The Emily Program's new Woodbury location.
The Emily Program offers individualized care to all people struggling with eating disorders.
Woodbury High School senior Rachel Veenbaas at Inver Hills Community College.
PSEO offers high school students free college coursework before graduation.