July 2016

National Council on Fireworks Safety Encourages Safe and Fun Fourth of July Celebrations

The number of Americans planning to use backyard fireworks this Fourth of July is expected to hit an all-time high. In preparation for holiday celebrations, The National Council on Fireworks Safety (NCFS) encourages consumers to review all safety tips before purchasing and using fireworks.

St. Croix Valley Relay to Meet Fundraising Goal

The Relay For Life of St. Croix Valley is expected to meet its fundraising goal for 2016. “…As of right now, we’ve raised $20,921,” announced Marianne Moore at Saturday night’s closing ceremonies. Moore, who is the event’s local Planning Committee Chairperson, said that funds would continue to trickle in over the next few days and weeks.