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).
Kettler Praises Supreme Court Decision
Local leaders are voicing their opinion on the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade this morning.
Financial Counselors See More Families
With the inflation rate at 8.6%, the highest since 1981, financial counselors have seen more families worried about their household budgets.
Lemonade Concert and Art Fair is On!
The annual tradition and the start of Granite City Days feature over 150 vendors spread throughout the campus.
Xcel Energy Covers Deployed Military
Xcel Energy has announced the “You Cover Us, We Cover You” program, which offers six months of free repair coverage on up to four home appliances while they’re deployed.
Good Samaritan Awards Announced
Catholic Charities of St. Cloud has awarded Chuck and Pat Ernst, and PAM’s Auto with the 2022 Good Samaritan Awards.
Farmers Eligible for 2021 Drought Relief
Minnesota livestock and specialty crop producers are eligible for up to $7500 in 2021 drought-related expense reimbursement.
CentraCare Prepares for Kids COVID Vaccine
U.S. regulators have approved COVID-19 vaccines for kids ages six months to five years old.
ATV Crash Sends 1 to Hospital
An ATV crash Saturday night sent one to the hospital.
Becker House Fire Under Investigation
Becker Police Chief Brent Baloun says crews were sent to Holasek Avenue about 11:30 p.m. Saturday to find a trailer home on fire.
Breakfast on the Farm This Weekend
Midwest Dairy sponsors the Breakfast on the Farm Saturday, June 18th, at the Haubenschild farm in Princeton.
MN Quilt Show and Conference This Week
The 43rd Annual Minnesota Quilters Show and Conference runs through Saturday at the Rivers Edge Convention Center.
Minnesota Unemployment at 2%
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development set the unemployment rate Thursday at 2%.