The Edge explores all aspects of holistic living – the experience of living authentically, the integrative approaches of complementary healing, eating consciously, the arts, metaphysics and the intuitive arts, our integral connection with nature, spirituality and the mysteries beyond.
The Edge is committed to sharing information, wisdom and resources with you. And, we are committed to businesses, organizations and individuals who support our collective journey to wholeness and balance. The Edge is only made possible through advertising from people like you. We appreciate your support in allowing us to serve you continuously in print since 1992 and online since 1998.
Explore holistic businesses – in the Twin Cities, Upper Midwest USA…and beyond. Learn about coming events that support Body, Mind & Soul. Contribute articles – submit them here on this site, or via email – and post comments about articles that inspire or inform you. Ask questions of the authors. Learn more. We certainly invite you to use our publication, in print and online, as a place to advertise what you offer your community. And we encourage you to read our publication. Bookmark our site and keep track of coming events and more Edge articles to read later. Let your friends know about us. Spread the love. Seek out our advertisers through the print and digital advertisements, and listings – and through their websites and physical journeys to their business sites – and find ways to support those who support us.
Above all, we welcome all souls – just as you are.
The Edge Staff
- Publishers: Tim Miejan & Cathy Jacobsen
- Editor | Website: Tim Miejan | 651.578.8969 | [email protected] | 827 Jana Lane, Madison, WI 53707
- Sales & Marketing Manager | Business Manager: Cathy Jacobsen | 763.433.9291, fax 763.433.9290 | [email protected] | P.O. Box 664, Anoka, MN 55303
- Edge Talk Radio Coordinator: Cathryn Taylor | 612.710.7720 | [email protected]
- Community Outreach Manager: SchaOn Blodgett | 612.217.4325 |
- Production Editor: Melissa May
- Proofreading: Rachel Miejan
- Transcription: Jean Wallis
The Edge: At a Glance
Submit articles: by the 7th of each month on any aspect of holistic living + personal experiences with spirituality, healing & metaphysics. 700 words or less. Go here for complete details
Advertise in The Edge: Reach your Target Market. Display ads are available to meet any budget. Be seen with our Source Networking business listings. Advertise your Coming Events. Promote your Sacred Services. Buy, sell & trade with Classifieds. Our ad deadline is the 17th of each month. For only $25, be listed with your Edge Community. Sponsor our monthly email blasts. Go to: Advertise | Request The Edge Advertising Media Kit
Join our Email List: Periodically each month we let you know about new promotions, changes and updates. Join here.
The Digital Edge: We have a very cool online flipbook of our printed magazine. Find it here.
Coming Events: Our Happenings event listings are published in print and online. We also send the complete list each month to our Email list.
Edge Talk Radio: The Edge offers more than a dozen monthly programs on Blog Talk Radio, coordinated by Cathryn Taylor. For details, visit here.
Distribution: The Edge is distributed in more than 500 locations throughout the Upper Midwest…and beyond. Find specific locations here.
The Edge History & Demographics
Founded: The Edge debuted in the Upper Midwest as a free, bimonthly tabloid newspaper in August 1992 to promote the holistic community and explore the evolution of consciousness. A monthly publication since February 1993, The Edge was reformatted to a newsprint magazine in 2004.
Ownership: The Edge was sold by Gary and Insiah Beckman to Tim Miejan and Cathy Jacobsen in January 2009. Tim edits and produces the magazine and website, and Cathy is the business manager, and manager of sales and marketing.
Outreach: More than 40,000 people read our printed publication monthly in the Twin Cities…and beyond, and nealry 30,000 people view this site each month from around the worldw. Demographically, more women than men read The Edge. Most of our readers have researched or use complementary or alternative healing modalities, purchase self-improvement products, buy nutritional supplements and place a high importance on the sustainability of our planet.
Learn more about our history on our 20th Anniversary page, where we share details on The Edge during the years, and links to important articles and interviews.