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Alex Svejkovsky

St. Cloud has always been a second home to me. After growing up in the town of Paynesville, I moved to Sartell to begin my college career at St. Cloud State University, majoring in Mass Communications. In my time there I mostly focused on the television side of things, spending most of my time with the campus television station UTVS. While at UTVS I did many roles such as news anchor, reporter and sports anchor for our many live newscasts. I even did play by play for the football and basketball games that we had televised. However, I didn’t just limit myself to television. While putting myself through school I worked with Leighton Broadcasting in their sports department, doing many things behind the scenes and over the air. Upon my graduation from St. Cloud State in 2012, I began to find that first opportunity to enter the broadcast journalism world and to my excitement landed here at WJON as a field reporter/news anchor. I love what I do and can honestly say that I never think of my job as work. Outside of the news room my pastimes include sports, music, hanging with my family and just enjoying the great Minnesota weather.
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WJON News On-Demand: Thursday, 2/26/15 – Midday News

Good afternoon, here’s today’s headlines on WJON:

- Conviction upheld for Avon man illegally hunting deer
- Central Minnesota Sexual Assault Center looking for volunteers
- Foley woman receives Ann Magnussen Award
- GREAT Children's Theatre presents Babe, The Sheep Pig

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Welder continues work on finishing up a trailer. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Welder continues work on finishing up a trailer. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Behind the Scenes: Learning the Welding Trade at Edmonton Trailers [VIDEO]

This week in our "Behind the Scenes" series on WJON, we tour part of the former Verso Paper Mill that is now home to Edmonton Trailers.

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WJON News On Demand: Wednesday, 2/25/15 — Midday News

Good afternoon, in this afternoon’s WJON News headlines:

- St. Joseph apartment building catches on fire
- Four people apply for open Cold Spring City Council seat
- Several cities want to add new water facilities
- Woods Farmer Seed and Nursery opens new location.

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Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News
Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News
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Woods Farmer Seed & Nursery Open For Business at New Facility [AUDIO & PHOTOS]

After 57 years operating in the heart of St. Cloud Woods Farmer Seed and Nursery is open for business at its new location in Waite Park. Woods Farmer Seed and Nursery held a ribbon cutting ceremony this morning (Wednesday).

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Hundreds interested in farming head to the River's Edge Convention Center for the Central MN Farm Show. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Hundreds interested in farming head to the River's Edge Convention Center for the Central MN Farm Show. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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2015 Central Minnesota Farm Show Offers Something For Everyone [AUDIO]

The 48th Annual Central Minnesota Farm Show occupies the River's Edge Convention Center this week. Over the next three days you will see many farm-focused seminars and exhibits.

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WJON News On-Demand: Tuesday, 2/24/15 – Midday News

Good afternoon here’s today’s headlines on WJON:

- Closing arguments expected today in McGinnis case
- Waite Park man ticketed for allegedly causing crash
- Contract disputes between Foley School Board and Educational Assistants
- New St. Joseph water facility unveils plans

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Contract Disputes Have Foley Educational Assistants Upset [AUDIO]

A contract dispute between the Foley School District and their Educational Assistants has gone unresolved for over 600 days. Educational Assistant Mary Jo Zwilling say they've had multiple conversations with the school board but feel they haven't been heard.

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