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.
Kleis: Staffing for St. Cloud Wading Pools “Iffy”
Summer is fast approaching and the warmer weather won't be far behind. St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis joined me on WJON for a Radio Town Hall Meeting. He says the city is struggling to find part-time employees to staff the 4 wading pools in the community making the opening of the wading pools "iffy".
High School Sports Results: Thursday May 19
Baseball: Brainerd 1, St. Cloud 0 Foley 5, Cathedral 2 (John Hawkins had a two run home run in the 2nd inning, the Crusaders lone hit in the game. Talen Braegelman pitched well, giving up just five hits over six innings). Kimball 4, Maple Lake 3 Albany 8, Mora 3 Today's Schedule: Rocori at Detroit Lakes Sauk Rapids-Rice at Monticello STMA at Sartell-St. Ste...
Kids to Parks Day at Quarry Park Saturday
Stearns County's Quarry Park will be hosting Activity Day Saturday May 21st from 9 a.m. - noon. The event is free and open to the public. Stearns County Park Operations Coordinator Sarah Weed and Stearns County Commissioner Joe Perske joined me on WJON.
High Water Levels Making Fishing Challenging in Central MN
The series of rain showers and storms that hit Central Minnesota last week has dealt additional consequences for area lakes. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON this week. He fished the Horseshoe chain of lakes this week and that's where the pictures from this story are coming from.
Cathedral to Introduce New International Students
Cathedral High School and Middle School has had international students in the past and will be introducing 8 new international students this coming fall. Christina Oliver is the Director of International Programs at Cathedral. She says the students range from Madrid, Spain, Minorca, Norway and 3 students from Korea.
High School Sports Results: Wednesday May 18
Baseball: Cathedral 17, Providence Academy 12 Sartell-St. Stephen 9, Rocori 3 Albany 8, Mora 3 Paynesville 3, Eden Valley-Watkins 2 Softball: Cathedral 5, Melrose 0 (Ella Voit complete game win with 13 strikeouts. Rachel Dingmann and Ella with 2 hits and Sam O’Donnell drove in 2 runs. Cathedra...
Trailer Stolen in St. Cloud
The St. Cloud Police Department is reporting that a black Tesky Utility flatbed trailer with a dropdown ramp was stolen this past weekend in the 10 block of 22nd Avenue North. The trailer is displaying Minnesota registration license ABL 803.
St. Cloud V.A. Has a Plan to Improve Veterans’ Health
A simple way to improve a person's health is walking. That according to Medical Director of Whole Health Dr. Sean Omara from the St. Cloud V.A. Dr. Omara says a new study done at the Washington D.C. Veterans Administration Center indicated the health benefits of walking.
High School Sports Results: Tuesday May 17
Baseball: Willmar 10, St. Cloud 4 Cathedral 3, Little Falls 1 Alexandria 6, Rocori 0 Sauk Rapids-Rice 9, Brainerd 5 Sartell-St. Stephen 5, Becker 3 Albany 9, Zimmerman 7 Pierz 5, Foley 4 Softball: Cathedral 16, Foley 0 (Rachel Dingmann had 3 hits, 3 runs scored and 5 RBIs for Cathedral...
High School Sports Results: Monday May 16
Softball: Cathedral 11, Sauk Rapids-Rice 1 (6 innings) (Kailee Falconer, Rachel Dingmann, Rachel Voit and Summer Zamora each had 2 hits for the Crusaders) Holdingford 11, Kimball 10 Albany 12, Sauk Centre 2 Baseball: Sauk Rapids-Rice 9, Detroit Lakes 3 Maple Lake 13, Royalton 12 St...