Life is funny. I started out my radio career, disc-jockeying 70s and 80s hits. I transitioned into news and for the last dozen years, I've been working in digital media. So when the opportunity came up to play the music I love, I jumped at the chance. Because the music on 96.7 The River is quite simply the soundtrack to my life (and probably yours, too). Technically, I'm the Digital Managing Editor for Townsquare Media St. Cloud. The chief web dude, if you will. But in this little space of the world, I'm an announcer again, playing the music I love. Full circle. Life is funny.
Tom Petty Rocks Target Center [PHOTOS]
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers rocked Target Center Saturday night with a no-frills, tried-and-true show. He appears to have been right on the money.
More Severe Weather Possible All Weekend [MAPS]
More severe storms are possible throughout the weekend.
St. Cloud Event Combines Art Class and Cocktails
You can channel your inner Picasso and have some cocktails and laughs with friends with a new event in St. Cloud.
Minnesota Newspapers Focus on Boston Terror, Impact at Home [PHOTOS]
We take a look at how Minnesota newspapers are reporting the Boston bombings in this morning's editions.
Minnesota Bundles Up for Twins Home Opener [PHOTOS]
Minnesota Twins fans didn't mind the cold too much. They were at Target Field Monday for the earliest -- and maybe the chilliest -- Home Opener in club history. Alas, the Twins lost the opener, 4-2 to the Detroit Tigers.
Cardinals Introduce New Pope Francis to St. Peter’s Square [PHOTOS]
The Catholic church has elected a new pope. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. He has taken the name Pope Francis.
Happy Trails: 103.7 the Loon Team Trivia Ends Its Run Tonight
It's been a great run, but all good things must come to an end. Find out the categories and free question and answer for tonight's 103.7 the Loon Team Trivia contest at T.G.I. Friday's, after the jump.
The Who Takes Quadrophenia to Target Center [PHOTOS]
Did you catch The Who last night at Target Center? Here are some pictures of The Who playing Quadrophenia at Target Center. (Photos by Joe Bielawa for Townsquare Media)
Central Minnesota Legislative Race Election Results
Some new faces will join some veterans from Central Minnesota in the state legislature in January.
How to Register to Vote in Minnesota
Election Day 2012 is November 6th. Are you registered to vote? If you are, you can make sure your registration is in order and find your polling place. You can even see what will be on your ballot. If you aren't registered to vote yet, no problem. Registering to vote in Minnesota is fast and…
Kids Eat Free in the St. Cloud Area – Best Restaurant Deals
Taking the family out for dinner can be expensive. But several area restaurants are making things a little easier on your wallet by offering free or greatly reduced-priced meals for the kids on selected nights.
Fans Freak Out at Minnesota Vikings Season Opener Overtime Win [PHOTOS]
Vikings fans were in full force Sunday -- showing their horns -- for the Vikes' 26-23 overtime win over Jacksonville. Photographer Joe Bielawa captured the craziness.