At age 23, Excelsior’s Anna Jeter has shouldered a burden that most people her age could barely imagine: a serious illness and a heartbreaking prognosis. “When I was 4, I was diagnosed with a terminal heart-lung illness, pulmonary hypertension,” Jeter explains. Read more about Excelsior Poet Brings Light to Darkness
The Wisconsin-based film production company My Town Pictures is taking the Midwest by storm, one small town at a time. The latest hotspot to move into the spotlight is right in our backyard: the quaint town of Excelsior.
The historic Lake Minnetonka village is the backdrop of a small independent film, One Song, shot in fall 2013. This emotional drama features well-known stars, including Oscar-nominee Sally Kellerman (M*A*S*H), Melissa Gilbert (Little House on the Prairie) and Daniel Roebuck (The Fugitive, Lost, and Matlock). Read more about Independent Film Shot in Excelsior Features National Stars and Local Actors