Contact Us
rivers edge convention center

rivers edge convention center

The parking lot behind the Mexican Village will now become a parking ramp thanks to state bonding money. Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
The parking lot behind the Mexican Village will now become a parking ramp thanks to state bonding money. Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
[

St. Cloud Mayor Disappointed But Not Deterred After Bonding Announcement

St. Cloud officials are disappointed, but not deterred after getting word the Governor didn't include a convention center parking ramp in the second chance bonding allocation.

Read More|Comment

Jim Maurice
Jim Maurice
[

River’s Edge Not Highly Ranked in Grant Application

A Litchfield sewer upgrade, a St. Paul Saints ballpark and a Duluth parking ramp won high grades from state officials evaluating projects for a $47.5 million grant fund.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Tracy Lawrence, James Otto Playing the Convention Center

A major country music concert is coming to the newly expanded River's Edge Convention Center in downtown St. Cloud. "First Class Entertainment" is bringing Tracy Lawrence and James Otto to the facility tomorrow (Friday) night.

Read More|Comment

Jim Maurice
Jim Maurice
[

St. Cloud to Apply for Parking Ramp Dollars

The city of St. Cloud is applying for $10.1-million in bond funding through the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The city wants the money to build a parking ramp for the River's Edge Convention Center.

Read More|Comment

Abby Faulkner
Abby Faulkner
[

Peace Advocates Share Message Outside GOP Convention [AUDIO]

With the State GOP Convention in full swing, it's definitely been a big weekend for politics in St. Cloud. But not everyone around the Convention Center is a lawmaker or delegate.

However, lawmakers aren't the only folks in and around the River's Edge Convention Center during the State Republican Convention right now.

Read More|Comment

Jim Maurice
Jim Maurice
[

Bills Clinches MN GOP Senate Endorsement

Minnesota Republicans have endorsed a state representative and high school economics teacher as their candidate to challenge U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar in November.

Read More|Comment

Republican Party Badge
iStockPhoto
[

State GOP Convention Comes to St. Cloud [AUDIO]

The Republican State Convention is coming back to St. Cloud for the first time in several years. They'll be at the River's Edge Convention Center on Friday and Saturday.

Read More|Comment

Willmar Tornado
File Photo
[

Large Facilities Train Staff for Severe Weather

Recent tornado warnings across the Tri-County area gave staff at some of our community's larger facilities a chance to put their storm preparedness into action.

Read More|Comment

Jim Maurice
Jim Maurice
[

House, Senate Pass Bonding Bill, Possible Money for Convention Center

The Minnesota House overwhelmingly passed the $496 million state bonding bill this (Monday) afternoon. And, although it doesn't specifically list the River's Edge Convention Center in the bill, the door has been left open for some state funding.

Read More|Comment

Jim Maurice
Jim Maurice
[

River’s Edge Left out of Bonding Bill [AUDIO]

St. Cloud lawmakers say they are disappointed money for the River's Edge Convention Center has been left out of the bonding bill. State Representative King Banaian says St. Cloud was promised that money.

Read More|Comment

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!