Kleis Encouraging Mask Wearing But Not a Mandate
St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis along with area Mayors, some county commissioners and business leaders met with top CentraCare officials late last week. CentraCare asked area decision makers to mandate mask wearing for 6 weeks to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 Omicron variant.
St. Cloud Lawyer Expects A Light Sentence For Kim Potter
Former Brooklyn Park Police Officer Kim Potter was found guilty of manslaughter in the shooting death of Daunte Wright in December of 2021. Her sentencing is expected to take place in February. St. Cloud personal injury attorney Mike Bryant from Bradshaw & Bryant joined me on WJON today.
Burglaries and a Stolen Vehicle in St. Cloud
St. Cloud Police is reporting new burglaries and a stolen vehicle. Alicia Mages from Tri-County Crimestoppers joined me on WJON. She says St. Cloud Police is reporting a theft on the 5000 block of 8th Street North were multiple iPhones and Mac Books were stolen from high school students.
High School Sports Results: January 11th
Girls Basketball: Cathedral 47, Little Falls 40 (Ellie Pelzel and Rachel Voit each had 15 points for Cathedral. The Crusaders are 6-4) Foley 61, Milaca 44 Fergus Falls 67, St. Cloud Crush 51 Albany 85, Zimmerman 48 Boys Basketball: Tech 75, Cathedral 46 (Jake Voth led Cathedral with 13 points and 6 blocks) Sartell-St. Ste...
Souhan: Vikings Shouldn’t Rush to Hire a GM
The Vikings fired General Manager Rick Spielman and Head Coach Mike Zimmer Monday. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today. He says fans typically feel the team needs to move quickly to hire a General Manager and a head coach so they don't miss out on a hot candidate.
[OPINION] Should Area Mayors Institute a Mask Mandate?
The city's of St. Paul and Minneapolis have instituted a mask mandate to deal with the increase in COVID-19 cases. CentraCare spokesman Dr. George Morris went to local civic leaders, which includes St. Cloud area mayors, to ask them to institute a mask mandate indoors at public places like restaurants, bars, grocery stores and retail establishments late last week.