Contact Us

DJs

jim_maurice_300x200

WJON News@Noon

WJON News Director Jim Maurice brings you news from across Central Minnesota and beyond.

Schedule

M-F 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Announcer Posts

Byron Smith.jpg
[

Should Byron Smith Be Convicted Of First-Degree Premeditated Murder? [POLL]

Jurors at the Byron Smith trial have listened to a chilling audio recording of the moments when two teenagers who broke into his Little Falls home were shot to death.

Read More|Comment

Category: St. Cloud News Tags:
on_demand_newscast-300x200
[

WJON News On-Demand – Wednesday, 4/23/14 – Morning

Here's today's headlines on WJON:

- Audio heard in Byron Smith murder trial
- St. Cloud unemployment rate goes up in March
- Waite Park getting new recycling bins
- Mock crash to be held at Tech high school
- Amy Thielen to speak at museum fundraiser

Read More|Comment

Category: Newscast On-Demand
Amy Thielen
Promotion Photo from Stearns History Museum
[

Food Network’s Amy Thielen Speaking At Stearns History Museum Event

A TV show host from the Food Network is the featured speaker for the 3rd annual Stearns History Museum fundraiser. Park Rapids' Amy Thielen will talk about Midwestern cuisine, her cookbook, and her show "The Heartland Table".

Read More|Comment

Steven Wright
Steven Wright
[

Mock Crash To Close Street Near St. Cloud Tech High School

A street near St. Cloud's Tech High School will be blocked off tomorrow (Thursday) morning for a mock crash.

Read More|Comment

National Weather Service
National Weather Service
[

Heavy Rain Expected For Much Of Minnesota

Temperatures will remain cool through the rest of the week into the weekend, with highs generally in the 50s and 60s, and even occasional 40s.

Read More|Comment

photologue_np, flickr
photologue_np, flickr
[

March Unemployment Rate Ticks Up For St. Cloud Metro Area

The St. Cloud metro area unemployment rate ticked up a bit in March. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says we're now at 6.1 percent.

Read More|Comment

Category: St. Cloud News Tags:
Mr. T in DC, flickr
Mr. T in DC, flickr
[

Waite Park City Parks Getting New Recycling Bins [AUDIO]

On this Earth Day today (Tuesday), the city of Waite Park and St. Cloud Subaru are teaming-up to make it easier to recycle in the city's parks. Public Works Director Bill Schluenz says the car dealership is donating 32 recyling bins for their parks, and city hall.

Read More|Comment

sartell_sabres
[

Sartell-St. Stephen Looking At Adding On To Middle School

The Sartell-St. Stephen school district is expecting a surge in students in their middle school, which means more classrooms are needed. Interim Superintendent Mike Spanier says the district is looking to add three classrooms to the end of the 5th grade wing.

Read More|Comment

on_demand_newscast-300x200
[

WJON News On-Demand – Tuesday, 4/22/14 – Morning

Here's today's headlines on WJON:

- Open arguments in Byron Smith trial
- Threat reduced for freezing water lines
- Sauk Rapids man runs Boston Marathon
- 550 cited for texting and driving
- Paul McCartney coming to Target Field

Read More|Comment

Category: Newscast On-Demand
Getty Images
Getty Images
[

MnDOT Hosting Bike System Meeting in St. Cloud

MnDOT is asking for your input on improving the state's bike system. The first of nine meetings around the state is being held here in St. Cloud tomorrow (Wednesday) at the Whitney Senior Center.

Read More|Comment

Category: St. Cloud News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on AM 1240 WJON quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!