I'm a 1996 graduate of St. Cloud State University, and have been with WJON for over 21 years as a news reporter and anchor. While news is my business, sports are my love. I am a big fan of the Vikings, Twins, Gopher's basketball, the Wolves, Wild and St. Cloud State Hockey. My favorite pastimes include snowmobiling, golfing and movies.
WJON Radio News: FlashBriefing for April 4, 2018
Here's the latest Central Minnesota news with the WJON Flash Briefing.
Big Lake Man Convicted For Fatal Crash
A Big Lake man has been found guilty of criminal vehicular homicide and reckless driving in the death of another man. A Sherburne County jury convicted 37-year-old Juan Carlos Garcia-Morales Tuesday.
MnDOT Announces 2018 Road Construction Projects
The Minnesota Department of Transportation held its statewide construction kickoff Wednesday and there are a handful of projects that will impact drivers through central Minnesota.
St. Cloud Lawyer to Fill Judgeship in Wadena
Governor Mark Dayton has named a St. Cloud lawyer to one of four judicial vacancies in Minnesota's Seventh District.
St. Cloud Man Pleads Guilty to Soliciting a Minor
A St. Cloud man has pleaded guilty to trying to pay a 15-year-old girl for sex. Forty-one-year-old Ryan Mulliner was arrested in a prostitution sting last November. He pleaded guilty Tuesday morning.
Man Rescued From Garbage Truck After Dumpster Incident
A person had to be rescued from the back of a garbage truck early this morning.
Man Pleads Guilty in Domestic Assault Case Weeks After Attack
A repeat domestic abuser has pleaded guilty in the latest case against him. Fifty-one-year-old Bryan Pritchett was charged with punching a woman and threatening her with a knife and a hammer. He pleaded guilty to a felony count of Domestic Assault just two weeks after committing the crime.
Late Spring Shouldn’t Impact Gardening Season
Once the calendar turns to April, it's usually time to start exchanging those snow shovels for lawn and garden tools. But, a cold start to April and more snow is pushing back any plans of "thinking spring".
Park Rapids Man Pleads Guilty to Sexting Sartell Girl
A Park Rapids man has pleaded guilty to sending sexual messages to a 13-year-old Sartell girl.
Highway 24 Construction Open House Wednesday
Last summer the Highway 24 bridge in Clearwater was replaced. This year, drivers will encounter construction which will have more significant traffic impacts.