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.
Name a Song with “Wild” or “Wolves” in the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the words "Wild" or "Wolves" in the title? The Minnesota Wild and Timberwolves are both in the playoffs and will play this weekend.
What Sports Should Suzy Contusion and Jim Maurice Play? [AUDIO]
Suzy Contusion of the St. Cloud Area Roller Dolls joined me as my co-host on WJON today in advance of the SCAR Dolls hosting the Dames of Anarchy from Mason City, Iowa Saturday at 7pm at Rivers Edge Convention Center.
Learn About Some Cool MN Tiny Towns [AUDIO]
Erica Wacker from Explore Minnesota joined me today on WJON. We talked about unique tiny towns in Minnesota. The towns featured included Dorset, Vining, Tofte, Whalen, and Mendota. Eric talked about what makes this towns unique.
Baseball/Softball Games Could be Shortened to 5 Innings [AUDIO]
The long winter, snowy conditions and frost still in the ground is causing the State High School League to make some adjustments. The Minnesota State High School League issued a release indicating that high school baseball and softball varsity games could be reduced to 5 innings if both teams invol…
T-Wolves on AM 1390; Wild on WJON Tonight
Tonight is a big night for Minnesota sports fans with the Timberwolves and Wild both have big games. The Wolves close the regular season at home against Denver at 7pm tonight, pregame on AM 1390 at 6:30. The winner of tonight's game makes the playoffs while the loser is out.
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.