I'm proud to be the host of the WJON Morning News Watch. The toughest part of the job might be getting up at 4am but when the clock strikes 5 the Magic happens. I spend most of my time searching for both valuable information and meaningless stuff. My two kids keep me busy with both frustration and pride. Tune in weekdays to find out what Magic will happen next.
Reaction to Paul Ryan Not Running and Tim Pawlenty Running [AUDIO]
St. Cloud State Political Science Professor Patricia Bodelson was my guest on WJON today. She reacted to the news today that Paul Ryan is not running for re-election and she discussed the recent decision by Tim Pawlenty to choose to run for his old seat as Minnesota Governor.
St. Cloud Housing Market Is Good; Jobs Are Still Available [AUDIO]
St. Cloud State Economist King Banaian joined me on WJON today. We talked about where the St. Cloud Housing market is, the job market, retail, pressure for medical care and more.
Listeners Upset About ER Wait Times; 2-Cent Tuesday [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday listeners wanted to talk about welfare, immigrants, and long waits at the Emergency room. Listeners discussed their experiences and their opinions.
Are you Fully Insured? Money Mondays [AUDIO]
This week on WJON's Money Mondays program I talked with James Schmitz from Laraway Financial about insurance. We discussed the importance of health, auto, like and disability insurance and the varying levels you can be insured.
American Cancer Society and Twins Partner Up [AUDIO]
The American Cancer Society and the Minnesota Twins are partnering up April 28 to raise money for cancer research. The game is Saturday April 28 at 1:10 at Target Field when the Twins play the Reds. $5 of each ticket sold go from the Twins to the American Cancer Society for Cancer research.
Local Athletes to Play in All Star Basketball Series
The All Star basketball series featuring the top boys basketball seniors in the state play tonight at St. Cloud State and tomorrow at Macalester College in St. Paul. Cathedral's Michael Schaefer and Mitchell Plombon, Tech's Brevyn Spann-Ford and Cody Landwehr from Sauk Rapids-Rice
Mayor Kleis Wants Old Portion of Tech High School to Be Renovated [AUDIO]
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis joined me today for a radio town hall meeting on WJON. He talked about the information session that was held Wednesday night about what should happen with the old Tech building.
Name a Song with “Baby” In the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the word "baby" in the title. You can between 9:10-10 today by calling 320-252-5852, email email@example.com
Stump the Panel; Original Oldest Son on My three Sons? [AUDIO]
If you missed Stump the Panel today on WJON... shame on you. You are in lucky because the first half of the Stump the Panel is now available here. You can find out who was the first one to play the oldest son on "My Three Sons", the inspiration for the movie "Rudy" and lots mor…
U of M Professor Finds Farthest Star Ever Seen [AUDIO]
University of Minnesota Professor Patrick Kelly with the help of the Hubel telescope was able to see a star further away from the earth then any other star previously documented. Patrick explained the process they went through and how the finding of this star was purely by chance and not intended. …