Senate Republican leaders say a proposal to use tax credits to funnel donations into scholarships for low- and middle-income students to attend private schools is a priority for them. And they're hoping to make it the subject of negotiations with Democrat Gov. Tim Walz and House Democratic lead…
Twins' center fielder Byron Buxton is batting .400 and stole 2 bases yesterday. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me today on WJON. He suggested that Buxton start the year hitting 9th to take the pressure off and give him a chance to be a 2nd lead-off man.
The Brett Larson Show airs every Monday night during the St. Cloud State hockey season on The River 96.7 FM. The show, which airs live from the Green Mill in downtown St. Cloud, is hosted by the voice of the Huskies, Jim Erickson.
The Minnesota House has approved a bill that would require motorists to use hands-free devices when talking on the phone. Sponsors say the measure will cut down on the rising level of distracted driving and save lives.
Public access to about 275 St. Paul police reports was restricted by the department's `lockdown' policy from 2011 to 2018, which made the records invisible except to select police leaders and civilian supervisors.
Stearns County Attorney Janelle Kendall joined me on WJON today. She discussed their county planning efforts, the possibility of scheduling courts differently, where forfeiture and fine dollars go, legalizing marijuana and drones at festivals.