Stump the Panel; Where is the "Natural" State [AUDIO]
If you missed today's version of Stump the Panel... shame on you. The good news for you is that Stump the Panel is now available below. Our panel of John Holler (AM 1390), Tim Lyon (Trivia Ninjas) and John Decker (Stearns History Museum) attempted to answer questions like;
Minnesota Waterfowl To Hold Banquet April 26 [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's "In the Outdoors" show Jerry Carlson and I talked with Tom Kowal, President of the Minnesota Waterfowl Association. The organization will be holding its banquet Thursday April 26.
St. Cloud V.A. Career Fair April 28 [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's Voices for Veterans show I talked with Barry Venable (Public Affairs Officer), Jaime Ramirez (Clinical Social Worker), Heidi Beckman (RN), and Karla Morinville (LPN).
2-Cent Tuesday; Pot Holes, a Dome and More [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday listeners commented on Donald Trump and how morally fit he is to be President, should the city of St. Cloud build a dome?, road construction and many other things.
Are Interest Rates Going to Rise? Money Mondays [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's Money Mondays show Steve Laraway and I talked about the interest rate environment and its effect on fixed income. Laraway expects the Fed to raise interest rates a few times this year and it will effect inflation and the ability to access loans.
Kendall Updates on Sex Trafficking and More [AUDIO]
Stearns County Attorney Janelle Kendall joined me on WJON today. She gave us an update on where the state and county are at in regards to the possible release of information in the Wetterling investigation, she also talked about the progress they have made in handling sex trafficking and the latest…
SCSU Hires Larson As Hockey Coach [AUDIO]
St. Cloud State has hired former University of Minnesota assistant coach Brett Larson to replace Bob Motzko. Larson was introduced at a press conference this afternoon. He signed a 5-year contract.
Name a Song with "Wild" or "Wolves" in the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the words "Wild" or "Wolves" in the title? The Minnesota Wild and Timberwolves are both in the playoffs and will play this weekend.
What Sports Should Suzy Contusion and Jim Maurice Play? [AUDIO]
Suzy Contusion of the St. Cloud Area Roller Dolls joined me as my co-host on WJON today in advance of the SCAR Dolls hosting the Dames of Anarchy from Mason City, Iowa Saturday at 7pm at Rivers Edge Convention Center.
Learn About Some Cool MN Tiny Towns [AUDIO]
Erica Wacker from Explore Minnesota joined me today on WJON. We talked about unique tiny towns in Minnesota. The towns featured included Dorset, Vining, Tofte, Whalen, and Mendota. Eric talked about what makes this towns unique.
Prep Baseball/Softball Games Could be Shortened
The long winter, snowy conditions and frost still in the ground is causing the State High School League to make some adjustments. The Minnesota State High School League issued a release indicating that high school baseball and softball varsity games could be reduced to 5 innings if both teams invol…
T-Wolves on AM 1390; Wild on WJON Tonight
Tonight is a big night for Minnesota sports fans with the Timberwolves and Wild both have big games. The Wolves close the regular season at home against Denver at 7pm tonight, pregame on AM 1390 at 6:30. The winner of tonight's game makes the playoffs while the loser is out.
Reaction to Paul Ryan Not Running and Tim Pawlenty Running [AUDIO
St. Cloud State Political Science Professor Patricia Bodelson was my guest on WJON today. She reacted to the news today that Paul Ryan is not running for re-election and she discussed the recent decision by Tim Pawlenty to choose to run for his old seat as Minnesota Governor.
St. Cloud Housing Market Is Good; Jobs Are Still Available [AUDIO
St. Cloud State Economist King Banaian joined me on WJON today. We talked about where the St. Cloud Housing market is, the job market, retail, pressure for medical care and more.
Listeners Upset About ER Wait Times; 2-Cent Tuesday [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday listeners wanted to talk about welfare, immigrants, and long waits at the Emergency room. Listeners discussed their experiences and their opinions.
Are you Fully Insured? Money Mondays [AUDIO]
This week on WJON's Money Mondays program I talked with James Schmitz from Laraway Financial about insurance. We discussed the importance of health, auto, like and disability insurance and the varying levels you can be insured.
American Cancer Society and Twins Partner Up [AUDIO]
The American Cancer Society and the Minnesota Twins are partnering up April 28 to raise money for cancer research. The game is Saturday April 28 at 1:10 at Target Field when the Twins play the Reds. $5 of each ticket sold go from the Twins to the American Cancer Society for Cancer research.
Local Athletes to Play in All Star Basketball Series
The All Star basketball series featuring the top boys basketball seniors in the state play tonight at St. Cloud State and tomorrow at Macalester College in St. Paul. Cathedral's Michael Schaefer and Mitchell Plombon, Tech's Brevyn Spann-Ford and Cody Landwehr from Sauk Rapids-Rice
Mayor Kleis Wants Old Portion of Tech High School to Be Renovated
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis joined me today for a radio town hall meeting on WJON. He talked about the information session that was held Wednesday night about what should happen with the old Tech building.
Name a Song with "Baby" In the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the word "baby" in the title. You can between 9:10-10 today by calling 320-252-5852, email firstname.lastname@example.org