Became a member of the WJON crew during the summer of 2013. Reporting on education, local business, Cold Spring and St. Joseph. Reach out to me with your story ideas and feedback: Dan@wjon.com or 320-257-7205. Always love hearing from listeners and the community. Outside of news I enjoy running outdoors, reading a good book, watching the Twins and Vikings break my heart, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Recent St. Cloud State graduate.
Involved in Tennis, Track, Link Crew and Orchestra, Sam Gerdes is All Star Student [VIDEO]
This week for our All Star Student series we hit the Apollo High School tennis courts to meet with junior Sam Gerdes. Sam is no stranger to after school activities. She's involved in anything from athletics to helping freshman students at Apollo through Link Crew.
Storms Rumble Through Central Minnesota Early Friday Morning
A line of thunderstorms rolled through Central Minnesota early Friday morning. A severe thunderstorm warning was put in place in Western Wright County from 1:30 a.m. to 2:15 a.m.
Rox Fall Short in 5-4 Loss to Duluth
The St. Cloud Rox rallied in the ninth inning but fell short to the Duluth Huskies 5-4 on Saturday night.
Rox Demolish Border Cats in Home Finale
The St. Cloud Rox ended their home campaign with a convincing 10-1 win over the Thunder Bay Border Cats.
Rox Snap Losing Streak, Defeat Bullfrogs on Saturday
The St. Cloud Rox snapped a five-game losing streak with an 8-3 victory over the Green Bay Bullfrogs at Joe Faber Field on Saturday.
David Price Dominates, Rays Down Twins
David Price pitched eight shutout innings as the Tampa Bay Rays downed the Minnesota Twins 5-1 on Saturday at Target Field.
Minnesota Twins Fall 6-2 Against Tampa Bay Rays
The Minnesota Twins were downed by the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 at Target Field on Friday night.
Rox Losing Streak Continues With 5-4 Loss to Duluth
The St. Cloud Rox have now lost five in a row after a 5-4 loss to the Duluth Huskies at Joe Faber Field on Friday night.
Twins Get Bounce Back 9-3 Win Over Rockies on Saturday
The Minnesota Twins evened the series with the Colorado Rockies with a 9-3 win at Coors Field on Saturday.
Rox Win 5th Straight, Beat Duluth 7-4
The St. Cloud Rox have now won five straight after a 7-4 victory over the Duluth Huskies at Wade Stadium on Saturday.