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.
Stump the Panel Podcast [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's Stump the Panel we fielded questions about Memorial Day history, quotes, musical trivia, sports, old St. Cloud questions and more. Panelists today on WJON consisted of Travel Guys Jim Grabinski and Mike Smith, John Decker (Stearns History Museum) and Chaz (Ned from 98.1 FM) and…
Explore Minnesota This Weekend [AUDIO]
Alyssa Hayes from Explore Minnesota joined Jerry Carlson and I on WJON today. We talked about Albert Lea get the 2019 Governor's Fishing Opener, events planned at Fort Snelling this weekend, explore Minnesota lakes and park and visiting Museums in the state as well.
The Importance of the Gulf of Mexico [AUDIO]
Author Jack Davis joined me on WJON to talk about his book "The Gulf; the making of an American Sea". Jack is a Pulitzer Prize winning author. He discusses the history of the Gulf of Mexico, how weather impacts it every year,
Cathedral Boys Golfers Focused on State [VIDEO]
The Cathedral boys golf team could be sitting on their best season. The Crusaders are ranked #15 in the state and have won 5 meets so far and are in 1st place in the Granite Ridge Conference.
Local Teams In Softball Playoffs Today
The high school softball playoffs continue for some and start for others today. In Section 6-AA Cathedral plays Annandale at 5pm in Waite Park while Royalton plays Pierz at 5pm in Waite Park. Cathedral downed Foley 15-3 yesterday in 5 innings to advance to this point.
2-Cent Tuesday Podcast [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday listeners commented on the recent departure of long time St. Cloud Tech head football coach Gregg Martig, the amount of representatives in state government, social programs, Memorial Day and more.
Money Mondays; Inheritance or Windfall? [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's Money Mondays program I talked with James Schmitz from Laraway Financial. The topic today is inheritance and/or windfall. We talked about taxes that come with a large inheritance or lottery winnings.
U.S. Natural Gas Exports on the Rise [AUDIO]
Natural Gas prices have stabilized in the U.S. and production of natural gas in the United is on the rise. I talked with Greg Kozera, director of marketing for Shale Crescent USA,
Apollo Wins Friday
Saint Cloud Apollo defeated Sauk Rapids-Rice 7-0 Friday night at Joe Faber Field.
SCSU Baseball Continues Play in NCAAs; Apollo-SR on AM 1390
The St. Cloud State baseball team defeated Central Oklahoma 5-2 Wednesday night in their first game of the NCAA Division II Central Region in Magnolia, Arkansas. Cathedral graduate Dominic Austing threw 8 2/3 innings to get the win for the Huskies with 12 strikeouts.