I tell my friends “I’m very close to having seen and/or done it all”. A North Dakota farm kid that survived peeing on an electric fence. A radio DJ that ran a Sunday morning show under the air name “Skip Church”. Got a date with Carrie Underwood. Got stood up by Carrie Underwood. Retired from radio at 25 to go home and farm. Retired from farming at 46 and went back to radio. Divorced - two boys, (Drew and Gabe), two dogs (Reno, the Siberian Husky and Rorschach, the Dalmation) and a cat (Moody).
District 742 Hosts Early Literacy Breakfast
St. Cloud Area School District, along with a number of sponsors, is hosting an early literacy breakfast Thursday morning at Tech High School from 7:30 to 9:30.
Save Money – It’s Money Matters
A recall of chocolate truffles, a reason to save receipts from “back to school” shopping, the best vehicles in holding their value and news on the St. Cloud housing market headline this week’s episode of “It’s Money Matters” with Kelly Chords on WJON.
Food Banks Express Concern to Congress
To prepare for the upcoming Farm Bill negotiations, Second Harvest Heartland is holding a series of listening sessions across the state.
Red Cross Asking For Donors
As an incentive, the Red Cross is offering a chance to win fuel for a year to anyone who donates this month. In addition, all donors will get a $10 e-gift card.
School Nutrition Conference in St. Cloud This Week
The Minnesota School Nutrition Association’s annual conference wrapped up Wednesday at the River’s Edge Convention Center.
742 Prepares For School Lunch Changes
Sarah Motl is the Supervisor of Nutrition Services at District 742. She says all families should fill out the free and reduced meal application at their school.
Primary Voting Continues Today
Polling places across the region report slow or steady voting in today’s primary.
Rural Life Celebrated This Sunday
The 2022 Diocesan Rural Life Celebration begins with an outdoor Mass with Bishop Donald J. Kettler at the David Trunk Farm near Princeton.
Motorcycle Class This Weekend
The Advanced Rider Class is Saturday, August 13th, at St. Cloud Technical and Community College from 9:00 to 5:00.
Mankato To Host Fishing Opener
Governor Tim Walz announced the 75th Annual Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener will move to Mankato on May 12th and 13th.