Leadership On Climate Needed Now

You probably heard about the bombshell report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the UN body that determines with...

We’re an Official Audubon Bird City!

by Sustainable Stillwater MN Minnesota Audubon Society officially awarded Stillwater a “Minnesota Bird City” title on June 15. Soon we...

Green Business Directory Launched

Why does Stillwater need a green business directory? Have you ever tried to find a local business that uses organics and not chemicals on...

Freedom to Choose Cleaner Cars!

When I was in the market for another car a couple of years ago, an EV caught my eye, and I am glad it did. Wow, have I saved money since....

Imagine a Friendlier, Safer Stillwater

Imagine for a moment what it would be like to be living in a city where it’s just as safe and easy to get around by bike, bus, or on...

Stillwater Steps Up Its Green game

by Leslie Frick (view article in the Gazette) Enter town from the south on Main Street and you’ll see a sign proclaiming Stillwater a...

Could We Have a Quick Word?

by Leslie Frick Who am I? I work hard for you but don't get enough love from folks. My job isn't at all glamorous, but it's really...

Yikes! Bikes!

It’s great that we’re all out pedaling on the Browns Creek, Gateway, and Loop Trails. But hey, there are a lot of us!

Big Bellies Have Arrived Downtown

By Leslie Frick If you're like me, you're constantly fighting belly bulge. However, I'm excited about the new Big Belly trash and recycle...

A 1950 Solution to a 2020 Problem

Bicyclists need to know where safe and secure places are to park their bikes, where they fill water bottles and use the restroom, where to f