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.
WJON Morning Newswatch Podcast: Mayor Kleis 8-10-18
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis appeared on WJON today for a Radio Town Hall Meeting. He addressed the progress to the Cosco Site, what is becoming of the Skate park, his proposal to the city council in regards to improvements to the MAC
Vikings Play Preseason Opener Saturday Night
The Vikings play their preseason opener Saturday night when they play at Denver against the Broncos at 8pm (Central Time). Kirk Cousins is expected to start at quarterback for the Vikings but won't likely play much. In fact most, if not all, the starters will play sparingly.
Name a Song with “hurt” or “pain” in the Title
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with "hurt" or "pain" in the title. Answer this question between 9:10-10 today by calling 320-252-5852, email email@example.com
Podcast: SCSU’s Bodelson Talks Primaries [AUDIO]
St. Cloud State Political Science Professor Patricia Bodelson was my guest on WJON today. She talked the upcoming primaries and made some predictions as to who will win the Governor's primaries on both the Republican and Democratic side.
Timberwolves Sign 3-Point Shooter
The Timberwolves signed 6'7 free agent forward/guard James Nunnally to a 2-year contract. Financial terms of his contract have not been disclosed. Nunnally played the last 2 years in Turkey with Fenerbahce and won a championship with them in 2017.
Podcast: 2-Cent Tuesday 8-7-18 [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's "2-Cent Tuesday" we talked about St. Cloud Tech gymnastics and the new school, President Trump and the current investigation, parenting, bullying and more.
Song with “Change” or “Hold” in the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song about change or with "change" in the title or a song with "hold" in the title. Change is happening in St. Cloud this week with construction on the soon-to-be Costco site.
Alexandria Tops Sauk Rapids at Legion State Tourney
Alexandria defeated Sauk Rapids 7-4 today in Edina at the Division 1 State American Legion Baseball Tournament. Sauk Rapids will play the loser of the Tri-City Red and Mankato National game at 2:30 in Edina today.
Podcast; Qur’an and the Bible [AUDIO]
Today on WJON I talked with author and University of Notre Dame Professor Gabriel Said Reynolds about his book "The Qur'an and the Bible: text and Commentary". Gabriel described the differences between the two religions, how Islam views Jesus, and whether violence is encouraged in th…
Decker Visiting Patriots; Washington Gets D-1 Offer
Rocori graduate and former Gopher receiver Eric Decker worked out for the New England Patriots today. The 31-year old free agent had 54 receptions for 563 yards and a touchdown while playing with the Tennessee Titans last season.