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).
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%.
District 742 Approves Budget
The District 742 school board unanimously approved the $165 million budget for the 2022-2023 school year.
Stearns Bank Holdingford Changes Hands
VersaHoldings US has reached an agreement to buy Stearns Bank Holdingford from St. Cloud based Stearns Financial Services.
State High School Golf Tournament in Becker This Week
The Minnesota State High School League Class-A State Golf Tournament takes over the Pebble Creek Golf Course in Becker this week.
Becker Freedom Days This Week
Becker’s annual Freedom Days returns this week
Farmers Pinched by Inflation
The Purdue University – CME Group Ag Economy Barometer fell in May to its lowest level since April of 2020.
Red Flag Laws Pass US House
A so-called "red flag" gun bill is on its way to the Senate after passing the U-S House Wednesday.