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Author Tells Us Why Pets Shape Us as Humans [AUDIO]

I talked with author David Berner today about his book "There’s a Hamster in the Dashboard: A Life in Pets. David has had many pets in his life including a spider and many dogs.

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Photo by WJON.com's Dave Overlund
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Frericks Family Deals With Leukemia and Baseball [AUDIO]

T.J. Frericks is a 20-year old St. Cloud Apollo graduate and college baseball player at Wabash Valley College in Mount Carmel, Illinois. He is also fighting a rare form of leukemia called chronic myeloid leukemia. It is unusual for someone of his age to have this disease.

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SCSU's Adam Hammer, and President Earl Potter. Photo by WJON.com's Joshua Akkerman
SCSU's Adam Hammer, and President Earl Potter. Photo by WJON.com's Joshua Akkerman
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SCSU Hires New Provost [AUDIO]

St. Cloud State hired a new provost last week, Dr. Ashish Vaidya from Cal-State Los Angeles. Dr. Vaidya's first day was July 1. He held the same position at Cal-State Los Angeles.

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Where do Sharks Attack People the Most [AUDIO]

I talked with George Burgess on WJON today about the upcoming Nat Geo Wild TV series "United Sharks of America" which begins Sunday night at 7pm (CT) on the National Geographic channel.

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SCSU’s Banaian Talks 4th of July Travel [AUDIO]

St. Cloud State Economist and Dean, School of Public Affairs, King Banaian joined me to talk about the local, state and national economy on WJON.

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WJON Question of the Week; Best Song to Dance to?

WJON's Question of the Week is what is a great song to dance to? It could be a pop song, country, R&B, jazz, or swing/big band or maybe even polka. Let us know by calling 320-252-5852, email jay@wjon.com or comment on facebook.

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District 742 Board Chair Talks on WJON [AUDIO]

St. Cloud School District 742 Board Chairman Dennis Whipple was my guest on WJON today. He gave us an update on building projects at North Junior High and Clearview Elementary and he addressed the proposed possible new Tech High School and renovations at Apollo.

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Photo: Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Fill the Flyer Wednesday night at Summertime By George

The summer Metro Bus Fill the Flyer food drive will take place Wednesday night at Summertime by George. Berta Hartig from Metro Bus, Trina Dietz from Catholic Charities and Chris Jacques from the Salvation Army stopped by and joined me to talk about the event.

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WJON Question of the Week; What Did you Learn From Your Dad?

WJON's Question of the week is asking you to tell us some of you memories from your Dad. What did your Dad teach you or what is his greatest influence on you?

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Bicyclists hit the trails for the Biking Around Minnesota event. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Bicyclists hit the trails for the Biking Around Minnesota event. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Alyssa Ebel Talks Outdoor Concerts and More [AUDIO]

Alyssa Ebel from Explore Minnesota joined Jerry Carlson and I on WJON today. She talked about the Minneapolis Rock the Garden outdoor concert happening this weekend at the Walker Art Center.

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