I am the host of the WJON Morning News Watch, 5-10 weekday mornings. The listeners and I have healthy, fun and never negative conversations on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday and What Up Wednesday. If you haven't checked it out, please do and find out how uplifting the shows can be. My wife and I reside in St. Cloud and have since 1998. We raised our 2 boys and little dog to be productive members of society.
SCSU Basketball Adjusting Recruiting Practices [PODCAST]
St. Cloud State men's basketball has had to adjust how they are recruiting players due to the Covid-19 pandemic. St. Cloud State men's basketball coach Matt Reimer joined me today.
Souhan; Marcus Carr is Likely to Return to the Gophers [PODCAST]
Gopher sophomore guard Marcus Carr announced on his Instagram site that he is making himself available for the NBA draft but isn't hiring an agent so he is maintaining his college eligibility.
St. Cloud Schools Looking at Graduation Ceremony Options [PODCAST]
Many St. Cloud area schools including District 742 began distance or e-learning education today. St. Cloud School Superintendent Willie Jett joined me on WJON today.
Souhan; A Vikings Trade For Trent Williams Would be Tough [PODCAST]
The Vikings may have interest in trading for Washington left tackle Trent Williams but making it work would be the biggest challenge. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
Press Bar Cleanup Timeline Waiting on Lawyers [PODCAST]
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis joined me on WJON for a radio town hall meeting. He took questions from listeners and addressed a number of things. He talked about the cleanup process of the Press Bar site downtown.
Souhan; Buxton Could Still Hit 9th If He Gets Hot [PODCAST]
The Twins and Major League Baseball were supposed to open the 2020 regular season Thursday. The Star Tribune is reporting that Byron Buxton would have been available if for opening day.
Name a Song With “Lonely” or “Home” in the Title?
WJON's Question of the Week is asking listeners to name a song with "lonely" or "home" in the title or about loneliness or home. Let me know between 9:10-10 by calling 320-252-5852, email email@example.com
Ways to Support Minnesota While At Home [PODCAST]
Alyssa Hayes from Explore Minnesota joined Jerry Carlson and I today on WJON. She talked about ways to explore Minnesota on virtual tours online, watching movies and television shows with Minnesota connections, consuming Minnesota beers and dreaming about Minnesota summer vacations.
Souhan; Vikings Add a Receiver and Lineman [PODCAST]
The Vikings agreed to sign a pair of free agents... receiver Tajae Sharpe and defensive lineman Anthony Zettel. Both get 1-year contracts. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan expects both players to offer depth.
Minor Changes for City of Sartell [PODCAST]
Sartell Mayor Ryan Fitzthum joined me on WJON today. He said some services will now be done remotely while essential services like fire, police, water and sewer will continue as usual despite the Covid-19 virus concerns.