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.
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.
Twins Trade Dozier to Dodgers
The Twins traded 2nd baseman Brian Dozier to the Los Angeles Dodgers just minutes before the trade deadline for infielder Logan Forsythe and AA outfielder/1st baseman Luke Raley and AA left handed pitcher Devin Smeltzer.
Podcast; 2-Cent Tuesday 7-31-18 [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday listeners weighed in on the police shooting in Minneapolis of Thurman Blevins and cited complaints with local media.
Skilled Labor Needed in St. Cloud Market [AUDIO]
Today on WJON, I talked with Talent Director Gail Cruikshank from the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation about the need for skilled labor. Gail described how many of businesses will train workers as electricians, plumbers, welders and construction workers.