I'm proud to be the host of the WJON Morning News Watch. The toughest part of the job might be getting up at 4am but when the clock strikes 5 the Magic happens. I spend most of my time searching for both valuable information and meaningless stuff. My two kids keep me busy with both frustration and pride. Tune in weekdays to find out what Magic will happen next.
Twins Winter Caravan Coming to St. Cloud January 22
The Twins Winter Caravan will be stopping in St. Cloud Monday January 22. Outfielder Eddie Rosario, starting pitcher Jose Berrios and General Manager Thad Levine will be making the trip. The emcee of the event will be Twins TV Voice Dick Bremer. Mascot TC Bear will also be at the there along with…
Timberwolves Down Lakers Christmas Night
The Timberwolves defeated the Lakers 121-104 Christmas night in Los Angeles. The Wolves outscored the Lakers 38-24 in the 4th quarter to secure the win.
Gophers Extend the Contract of P.J. Fleck
The University of Minnesota has extended the contract of Gopher football coach P.J. Fleck through 2023. The extension will become official pending approval from the Board of Regents at its December meeting. Terms of the contract extension are not immediately available.
14th Ranked Gophers Pound Alabama A&M to Stay Unbeaten
The 14th ranked Gopher men's basketball team is 5-0 after a 100-57 win over Alabama A&M last night at Williams Arena. The Gophers had 5 players scored in double figures led by Jordan Murphy with 20 points and 10 rebounds and Devonte Fitzgerald with 13 points and 8 rebounds.
Real Men Wear Pink Campaign Event Coming Up [AUDIO]
Kim Orn from the American Cancer Society and St. Cloud State men's hockey coach Bob Motzko joined me on WJON today. We talked about the "Real Men Wear Pink" campaign and their event scheduled for Wednesday October 11th at Brothers Bar and Grill in downtown St. Cloud.
Twins Outscore Blue Jays 13-7; Play Yankees Tonight
The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.
Valuable RB Injury Adds in Fantasy Football
I consider running backs to be currency in fantasy football. The more valuable and productive running backs you have the more currency you have. Finding valuable running backs on the waiver wire is a weekly challenge. The list of players I present to you below are players that would become valuab…
Dolphins Top Vikings 30-9
The Vikings lost 30-9 at home to the Miami Dolphins in their final preseason game last night. Taylor Heinicke threw for 93 yards and a touchdown and Cayleb Jones had 9 catches for 127 yards for Minnesota. Mitch Leidner replaced Heinicke and threw for 129 yards.
Twins Edge White Sox 5-4 on Kepler Hit-by-Pitch
The Twins came from behind to beat the White Sox 5-4 Thursday at Target Field. Max Kepler was hit by pitch with the bases loaded in the 9th inning to plate the winning run. Eddie Rosario singled in the tying run prior to that in the 9th.
Sartell Mayor Discusses Progress of the Community Center [AUDIO]
Sartell Mayor Sarah Jane Nicoll joined me on WJON today to discuss the progress of the Sartell Community Center. She discusses how far along in the project they are and some of the amenities inside and outside of the building.
Fantasy Football: RBs That Could Get off to a Fast Start
Each week I'll try and give everyone a little help in turning in their lineup. In this week's edition I'm giving you 4 running backs that could score big in the first 3 weeks of the season.
Diversity in St. Cloud; Can We Learn Respect? [AUDIO]
Motivational speaker Denny Smith joined me today and we talked about diversity and the ability to get along with others who are different in point of view, race, culture and religion.