Contact Us

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.
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
[

Fitness Friday: Utilizing The Outdoor Gym On the Healthy Living Trail [VIDEO]

This week in our "Fitness Friday" series on WJON, we utilizing the free outdoor gym in Waite Park better known as the Healthy Living Trail. If you drive along 3rd Street North in Waite Park you many notice a handful of workout equipment along a walking trail.

Read More|Comment

Employees at Heim Milling finish packaging chicken feed. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Employees at Heim Milling finish packaging chicken feed. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
[

Behind the Scenes: Fifth Generation Feed Mill Mixing New With The Old [VIDEO]

This week in our "Behind the Scenes" series on WJON, we tour a Heim Milling Company and see how they package a large variety of animal feed. For five generations Bob Heim and his family have been operating the mill since it was bought from Frank Arnold in 1900.

Read More|Comment

Coborn's recently granted a Ramsey boy's wish with help of the Make-A-Wish foundation. (Photo: Rebecca Kurowski - Coborns)
Coborn's recently granted a Ramsey boy's wish with help of the Make-A-Wish foundation. (Photo: Rebecca Kurowski - Coborns)
[

Make-A-Wish Foundation Wants to Make More Dreams Come True For St. Cloud Kids [AUDIO]

The Make-A-Wish Foundation wants to help make more wishes come true for kids in the St. Cloud area. Make-A-Wish Minnesota has been granting wishes for over 30 years to kids throughout the state.

Read More|Comment

Architect's rendering of a new entrance at St. Cloud Hospital
CentraCare
[

St. Cloud Hospital To Redesign Emergency Trauma Center Entrance

A small construction project to one of the entrances at St. Cloud Hospital is set to begin next month. St. Cloud Hospital's South entrance and driveway will be closed starting April 1st, as part of a redesign of the Emergency Trauma Center entrance.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.