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.
SCSU’s Moessner, Beckerman and Vaidya Talk Eastman Hall Renovations [AUDIO]
A major renovation project is scheduled to begin this fall at St. Cloud State at Eastman Hall. Eastman has been used as a fitness facility primarily but will be the headquarters for Student Health Services.
Timberwolves Introducing 1st Rounder, Patton today
The Timberwolves are introducing 1st round pick Justin Patton at a press conference at 1:30pm today. Patton was chosen with the 16th overall pick in the NBA draft last Thursday.
Red Sox Take Game 1 Against Twins
The Twins lost 4-1 Monday night at Boston in the first game of a 4-game series. Jose Berrios was out-dueled by Chris Sale. Sale threw 6 1/3 innings with 1 earned run allowed to get the win and improve to 10-3.
Honkers Edge Rox 4-3
The St. Cloud Rox lost 4-3 last night to the Rochester Honkers. Rochester scored 1 run in the 4th inning, 2 in the 5th and 1 run in the 6th. St. Cloud scored 2 runs in the 7th inning but came up short.
Tech’s Kaczor Commits to NDSU
St. Cloud Tech soon-to-be senior James Kaczor verbally committed yesterday on twitter to play college football starting in the 2018-2019 season at North Dakota State. The 6'1 senior played both slot receiver and safety for Tech last season and is expected to play safety at NDSU.
The State of Baseball; Is the Sport Threatened? [VIDEO]
Baseball was considered by many to be the American past time for many years but with the popularity of football, basketball hockey and many other sports baseball is being threatened in the spring and summer.
Hiring Immigrant Workforce is Friday [AUDIO]
A hiring immigrant workforce educational event will take place Friday in Sartell at Resource Training and Solutions in Sartell at 8-10am. Gail Cruikshank, Talent Director for the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation joined me on WJON to talk about the event.
WJON Question of the Week; Best Festival and Food?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to tell us what is the best summer festival and festival food? It could be corn dogs or cheese curds or anything else you can think of.
Voices For Veterans; LGBT Options For Veterans [AUDIO]
Today on WJON was our monthly Voices for Veterans segment. I talked with LGBT Veterans Health Coordinator Annette Mason and Public Affairs Officer Barry Venable from the St. Cloud VA.
WJON Question of the Week; Song That Makes You Think of Your Dad?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to tell us a song that makes them think of their dad. It could be a song that he loved or you listened to together or just a song that brings you back to a moment with him.