Scott Spotlight

We feature people, places, and things that make Scott stand out, whether it’s the best barista who always gets your coffee order just right, a little-known hiking trail with scenic views, or the best menu item at your favorite diner. In other words, don’t let our hidden gems be hidden! Share your best Scott secrets with the community. Make an intro or drop us a line to nominate your favorite Scott things with us.

Derek Pederson

I love being a connector and helping people find employers, job leads, and other resources in the community. Read more. 

Nick Slavik

I have found that many of the techniques used in historical structures and furniture finishing translate quite easily to many of the most common, modern applications. Read more. 

Wild Ruffle

Cate and Tammy, the owners of Wild Ruffle in downtown Prior Lake, are all about fun fashion and products with a purpose. Read More


From coasters to kid’s rides, Valleyfair is proof that Scott knows how to party. May we suggest the ever-scary and totally fun Tricks & Treats, their yearly Halloween event? Read More