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).
AROUND TOWN: Events happening this week!
Take a moment this week and help out the efforts of our nonprofits and charities in town. From theater performances to spiritual retreats, there's lots going on!
Changes in MN Medical Cannabis Laws
The legalization of marijuana in Minnesota has caused some changes in the state’s medical marijuana laws.
Fatal Crash Near Sauk Centre Sunday Morning
A one-vehicle crash northwest of Sauk Centre early Sunday morning has claimed the life of the driver.
Randall Crash Sunday Morning Sends Driver to Hospital
A one-vehicle crash near Randall sent the driver to the hospital.
Scooter Crash in Rockville Saturday
A scooter crash in Stearns County sent the driver to the hospital.
Nuclear Drill Planned in Monticello
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety will hold a simulated nuclear disaster drill at the Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant Tuesday.
XCEL ENERGY DROPS EV CHARGING PLANS IN MINNESOTA
Xcel Energy has withdrawn a plan to build more than 700 electric vehicle charging stations statewide.
USDA Places Major Order of US Pork
The National Pork Producers Council has announced a big sale to the U.S. Government.
Minnesota Bans Non-Compete Agreements
A change in Minnesota law has banned non-compete clauses
Central Minnesota Youth Programs Share Summer Grant
Four local youth organizations will partner with the United Way of Central Minnesota to expand their summer offerings.