Jim Maurice is the News Director for Townsquare Media’s St. Cloud brands. A life-long Minnesota resident, he grew up in the small west central community of Maynard. He began his professional radio career working nights at KDMA in Montevideo. Then, after a 10 year stint in Redwood Falls working at KLGR, he moved to St. Cloud. Jim has worked at WJON since 2005, and has been the news director since 2007.
Update: Police Release Name of Body Found in Brooten Alley
The Belgrade/Brooten police department has released more information about a body that was found in an alley.
Gas Prices Fall for 10th Straight Week
The national average price for gas declined for the 10th straight week, the longest downward trend at the pump since the summer of 2022.
State Patrol Crash Totals Saturday, Sunday
We didn't get a lot of snow, but there was enough of the white stuff to cause problems on the roads.
Minnesota Sheriff Warns Parents About iPhone Update
A Minnesota Sheriff's Office is warning parents about a change that happens when you update your iPhone.
Duck Hunter’s Kayak Overturns, Taken To Hospital
A man whose kayak overturned while he was hunting needed medical attention.
Dog Rescued After Falling Through Ice Near Spicer
A dog had to be rescued after falling through thin ice.
Minnesota’s Holiday Baking Traditions Chronicled in Cookbooks
Holiday baking has been a family tradition in Minnesota that goes back several generations. There's actually a collection of cookbooks that records that rich history at the University of Minnesota.
A Very Dry November So Far in St. Cloud, Minnesota
With no snow and very little rain we are on track to have one of the driest Novembers on record in St. Cloud.
State Commission Picks 6 Flag Designs, 5 Seal Design Finalists
The Minnesota State Emblems Redesign Commission has narrowed down the 2,123 flag submissions to six designs and the 398 seal submissions to five final designs.
Volunteers Help Get Country Lights Festival Back on Track
The community has rallied behind the Country Lights Festival in Sartell and the event is back on track after a Grinch tried to ruin it earlier this month.
Haunted Holiday Escape Room At Stearns History Museum
You and your friends can work together to solve a mystery this holiday season.
Tree Lighting, Weihnachtsmarkt in St. Cloud on November 30th
Two Christmas traditions will be happening next week in St. Cloud.