Contact Us
richmond

richmond

Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
[

Richmond’s River Lake Days Celebrating 125 Years of Summer Fun

The city of Richmond is getting ready to celebrate 125 years of summertime fun with their annual River Lake Days.

Read More|Comment

Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
[

A&W Restaurant Coming to Richmond

An A&W restaurant is coming to Richmond later this year. Julie Glenz is co-owner of the A&W in Albany and says they are breaking ground on the new location Friday. Glenz says they will hire around 20 people at the restaurant. The building is expected to seat around 60 people.

Read More|Comment

Submitted photo: Roger Binsfeld
Submitted photo: Roger Binsfeld
[

Binsfeld’s Office Machines in Richmond Being Absorbed by St. Cloud Company [AUDIO]

A longstanding Central Minnesota Office Machine service provider is being absorbed by a St. Cloud company. Binsfeld's Office Machines is being bought out by Minnesota Computer Systems Inc.

Read More|Comment

Richmond Watertower
Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
Richmond Watertower Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
[

Richmond Requiring Residents to Connect to City Water [AUDIO]

Richmond has passed an ordinance that requires residences to be connected to city water. The city passed the measure during their coucil meeting on Wednesday night. By October 1st of this year, residents will be required to connect to city water.

Read More|Comment

Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
[

Richmond Starting Business Retention and Expansion Program

Richmond is starting its area business retention and expansion program on Thursday. The program will work with area businesses to give them feedback on how to be more competitive.

Read More|Comment

Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON News
[

Richmond Looking to Boost Local Business [AUDIO]

The city of Richmond is looking to boost its area businesses with a new program next month.

Read More|Comment

Christmas Lights
snvv, Thinkstock
[

Richmond Hosting 2nd Annual “Tree-Mendous Night”

Richmond is getting into the Christmas spirit with its second annual Tree-Mendous Night.

Read More|Comment

Scott Steil poses with his potential record breaking pumpkin. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Scott Steil poses with his potential record breaking pumpkin. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
[

Richmond Man Hopes to Break State Pumpkin Record [VIDEO]

A Richmond man has been growing a giant pumpkin in attempts to break the state and world record.

Read More|Comment

WJON News
WJON News
[

Hunter Shot in Torso and Head, Taken to Hospital

A man was taken to the hospital on Sunday after being shot while hunting in Richmond.

Read More|Comment

Richmond Mayor Mike Mathiason. Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
Richmond Mayor Mike Mathiason. Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
[

Your Town Tuesday: Richmond Mayor Talks About Revamped Downtown, Police Department [VIDEO]

This week in our "Your Town Tuesday" series on WJON, we're focusing on the community of Richmond. Richmond recently spent spent some money sprucing up their downtown. Mayor Mike Mathiason says the city's share of the road reconstruction project was $1.5 million, with the county paying for the rest.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your 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 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 just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your 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.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.