St. Cloud Shines!

St. Cloud Shines!

By Sonja Gidlow Sonja Gidlow is the Investor Relations and Communications Director at the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation. Those of us who live here already know about our region’s high quality of life – for individuals, families, businesses – for all....
ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Grey Face Rescue Opens Area’s First Indoor Dog Park

ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Grey Face Rescue Opens Area’s First Indoor Dog Park

They often say the best businesses are those created to solve one’s own problem. That was not only the case one time, but two times for 28-year-old, St. Cloud native Bethann Gondeck, or “Bethie” as she prefers. In early December, Bethie opened the area’s first private...
STAYCATION: Indoor Winter Weekend Ideas for Couples, Families & Girlfriends

STAYCATION: Indoor Winter Weekend Ideas for Couples, Families & Girlfriends

Itineraries built by locals to help you discover the best in St. Cloud. Contributed by Emily Bertram, Social Media & Marketing Specialist at St. Cloud Area Visitors & Convention Bureau. From blogging to video advertising to social media, Emily manages it all...
ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Bernick’s Makes Family Fitness Fun & Affordable

ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Bernick’s Makes Family Fitness Fun & Affordable

For decades, Bernick’s has fueled your 3 p.m. pick-me-up trips to the office vending machine and accompanied your favorite meal at Central Minnesota bars and eateries. While the family-owned company has long been known for its brand name beverages, it wasn’t until...
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Common Roots Music Festival

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Common Roots Music Festival

Identify a problem or need, then find a way to solve it. This is how great ideas are born. And this was exactly how Common Roots Music Festival begin in 2017.   In the summer of 2017, historic Fifth Ave in downtown St. Cloud underwent a significant and much...