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).
Clearwater Native Prepares for Miss USA Pageant
Madeline Helget, a native of Clearwater and Annandale High School graduate, is Miss Minnesota USA. She’ll travel to Reno in October to compete for the crown.
Tutors Needed Before School Starts
Reading Corps, Math Corps, and Early Learning Corps will recruit more than 1,700 tutors in Minnesota over the next month.
Voter Pre-registration Open
Stearns County officials would like to remind all voters that pre-registration for the August primary is now online
Dial 988 For Mental Health
After Saturday, anyone can dial 988 to reach a trained crisis counselor to help them wherever they live.
Woodcraft Changes Name
Woodcraft Industries on Lincoln Avenue Southeast in St. Cloud has changed its name to Quanex Custom Components.
Local Business Owner to Appear on ESPN2
An area business owner will take over ESPN this weekend.
Heat Dome Moves Toward Central Minnesota
A large high pressure system will move into the area, pushing daytime highs into the upper 80’s and lower 90’s through next week.
Fatal ATV Crash in Morrison County
An ATV crash in Morrison County has killed a child.
Electric Vehicle Charger Coming To Becker
The Sherburne County Board of Commissioners has approved a plan for Initiative Foundation to build an electric vehicle charging station near Becker school.
Local Graduate Named Top Prison Official
A local graduate has nabbed a top spot in the U.S. Justice Department.
Area Crops report Good Condition
The latest Crop Progress Report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture says 54 percent of the corn crop in the state is in good condition.
Express Enroll at SCTCC Wednesday
During Express Enroll Day, students can apply, enroll in classes and receive financial aid help in one stop.