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).
SJU Discussion Focuses on Christian Nationalism
Charles Gallagher, a priest, and professor of history at Boston College will present “Christian Nationalism in America: Its History and Resurgence” this Wednesday at 4:30 pm in the Centenary Room (room 264) on St. John’s campus.
Winter Clothing Drive Underway
The annual winter clothing drive is underway at the St. Cloud Community Outpost.
Police Asking For Help Locating A Young Woman
Angelina Carlson, who goes by Angel, was reported as a runaway August 4th. Recent information suggests she is living in, or frequently visiting, the St. Cloud area.
Could You Pass A State Standardized Test?
The National Assessment of Educational Progress reports Minnesota placed 12th in the nation in standardized testing with more than 30% scoring above proficient in mathematics, reading, science, and writing skills.
New Salon Almost Ready To Open In Foley
The Blue Door Salon in Foley is planning a soft opening in mid-November. The salon is remodeling and expanding into the former restaurant next door to add additional services not offered in the area.
Sherburne County Floats Waste Facility
Early discussion is underway that could bring a household hazardous waste facility to Sherburne County.
Xcel Energy Warns Of A New Scam
People looking to contact Xcel Energy by phone may find a number online that connects them to scammers instead of the company. Once connected, the scammer can collect Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, and collect money upfront for services.
My Interview with a Ghostbuster
It’s not every day you get to talk to a ghostbuster. Echo Bodine, an author, psychic, and self-proclaimed ghostbuster, has published a new book called “How to live a happily ever afterlife – Stories of trapped souls and how not to become one of them”.
Church Shed Fire Is A Total Loss
Saturday afternoon, Stearns County Sheriff’s Deputies were sent to a fire at Holy Cross Church on County Road 8.
Construction Underway At Becker Public Schools
Construction is underway on several improvement projects at Becker Public Schools.
New Study Room For Parents At SCSU
The Student Parent Study Room is now open at the SCSU Library.
Foley Candidate Forum Monday Night
The 2022 Foley Candidate Forum is tonight, 6:00 pm at the Foley Intermediate School Cafeteria.