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Gun Rights; How Does Central MN Feel? [AUDIO]
Today on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday program we talked about why school shootings are happening and if gun control should change. Listener views varied from change nothing to eliminate access to AR-15 guns.
Job Webinar in St. Cloud Tuesday [AUDIO]
Today on WJON I talked with Gail Cruikshank, Talent Director for the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation, and Luke Riordan from Dayta Marketing about their job webinar Tuesday.
Can you Name a Song With "Love" in the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the word "love" in the title? Let me know between 9:10-10 today by calling 320-252-5852, email jay@wjon.com
Pre-School Education Leads to Later Success [AUDIO]
Today on WJON I talked with University of Minnesota researcher Dr. Arthur Reynolds. He discussed his recent study on a new parent/student involved curriculum at the preschool level that has led to success for students in high school and beyond.
The Content Of Their Character Author [AUDIO]
Author Ryan Olson joined me on WJON today. He talked about his book "The Content of Their Character". The book discusses Ryan's study at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia.
Name a Song with "Heart" in the Title
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with the word "heart" in the title. We are days away from Valentine's Day. This gives you a chance to identify a song that has meaning for you.
Representative O'Driscoll Previews the Legislative Session [AUDIO
State Representative Tim O'Driscoll from Sartell joined me on WJON today. We talked about the upcoming legislative session which begins on Tuesday. Tim discussed bonding plans he will be looking for as part the state's bonding proposal, and budget concerns. He also weighed in on the top…
High School Schedule; February 5
Boys Hockey:
Fergus Falls at St. Cloud
River Lakes at Sauk Rapids-Rice
Girls Hockey:
Osseo-Park Center at St. Cloud
River Lakes at St. Paul United
Boys Basketball:
Tech at Willmar
Rocori at Brainerd
Apollo at Alexandria
Fergus Falls at Sauk Rapids-Rice
Litchfield at Kimball
Girls Basketball:
Sauk Rapids-Rice at …
Gopher Women Fall at Iowa
The Gopher women's basketball team lost 92-84 at Iowa Sunday. Kenisha Bell led the Gophers with 35 points and Carlie Wagner added 20 points. Wagner surpasses 2,000 points in her career.
Sartell Mayor Discusses Pine Cone Road Project [AUDIO]
Sartell Mayor Sarah Jane Nicoll joined me on WJON today. We talked about road construction projects including the work they will be done on Pine Cone Road north of Sartell leading out to the new High School.
Update on the New Tech From Willie Jett [AUDIO]
St. Cloud School Superintendent Willie Jett joined me on WJON today. He talked about many things including an update on the new Tech High School building, an update on Quarry View Early Childhood building, the plans for Clark Field and why state testing isn't fair to District 742.
Learn More About Laura Ingalls Wilder [AUDIO]
If you watched Little House on the Prairie you'd be interested in my conversation with author Caroline Fraser. She joined me today on WJON and we talked about her book "Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder". Caroline described Laura's struggles after she m…
SCSU Political Science Prof Speculates on Minnesota Governor's Ra
St. Cloud State Political Science Professor Patricia Bodelson was my guest on WJON Thursday. She discussed the democratic and republican candidates for Governor. She talked about those who have already announced their candidacy and suggested some that could announce.
Climate Change and How It Effects Central Minnesota [AUDIO]
The topic of climate change or global warming has been discussed and many theories exist. Today on WJON I talked with Lee Morgan, Coordinator for Citizens Climate Lobby and St. John's/St. Ben's Science Professor Henry Jakubowski. The two discussed a possible tax on carbon emissions and d…
Gail Cruikshank Discusses the St. Cloud Job Outlook For 2018 [AUD
Gail Cruikshank, Talent Director, from the St. Cloud Development Corporation joined me Monday. She says the unemployment rate in St. Cloud is still low and below the state's 3.1% average. Gail talked about how employers must try different methods to lure potential employees and how they can k…
Voices For Veterans; Enrollment For Veterans [AUDIO]
Today on our Voices For Veterans broadcast on WJON I talked with Barry Venable (Public Affairs Officer), Kim Rygh and Anna Pikus (Enrollment and Outreach Specialists) from the St. Cloud V.A. We talked about enrollment opportunities for veterans.