I'm proud to be the host of the WJON Morning News Watch. The toughest part of the job might be getting up at 4am but when the clock strikes 5 the Magic happens. I spend most of my time searching for both valuable information and meaningless stuff. My two kids keep me busy with both frustration and pride. Tune in weekdays to find out what Magic will happen next.
Dolphins Top Vikings 30-9
The Vikings lost 30-9 at home to the Miami Dolphins in their final preseason game last night. Taylor Heinicke threw for 93 yards and a touchdown and Cayleb Jones had 9 cathes for 127 yards for Minnesota. Mitch Leidner replaced Heinicke and threw for 129 yards.
Sartell Mayor Discusses Progress of the Community Center [AUDIO]
Sartell Mayor Sarah Jane Nicoll joined me on WJON today to discuss the progress of the Sartell Community Center. She discusses how far along in the project they are and some of the amenities inside and outside of the building.
Sartell’s Champion Field Is Getting Rebuilt
Champion Field in Sartell is getting $500,000 worth of renovations starting August 1, 2018. Jason Mathiasen from the Pine Cone Central Park Association board says construction on the field could not happen this year due to a lack of contractor available.
Wild Trade for Hanzal, White
The Minnesota Wild have reportedly traded for center Martin Hanzal, winger Ryan White and a 4th round pick with Arizona for a 2017 first round pick, a 2018 2nd round pick and a conditional draft pick in 2019.
St. Cloud Comes Up Short Tuesday
When the puck dropped at the beginning of the first period, you knew that this game was going to come down to the final two minutes left. That is exactly what happened when St. Michael Albertville would score the game winner with less the two minutes left, to make the score 5-4.
Gophers Hire P.J. Fleck as New Football Coach
The University of Minnesota has hired P.J. Fleck as their next head football coach. The deal was finalized today and a press conference is scheduled for 3pm this afternoon. Hear that press conference on AM 1390.
Rocori Plays Winona Today at US Bank Stadium [AUDIO]
The Rocori Football team plays Winona at 4:30 this afternoon in the Class 4-A State Semifinals at US Bank Stadium. Hear the game on WJON with the pregame with Joe Putz at 4:15.
Rocori Wins Big To Advance Tuesday
At halftime the score was Little Falls 0 and Rocori 20. Going into the second half Little falls wanted to get their offense going on all cylinders and to get their defense holding Rocori. For the Rocori Spartans they just wanted to keep doing what they have been doing all game and that is play smart…
Janelle Kendall Discusses How They Found Jacob [AUDIO]
Stearns County Attorney Janelle Kendall was my guest today on WJON. She talked about the process her and other local, state and federal officials went through to get a confession from Danny Heinrich and how he led them to Jacob's body.
Rox Win And Advance Monday
The Saint Cloud Rox defeated the Willmar Stingers 2-1 Monday night at Joe Faber Field. With the win the Rox advance into the second round and will play against the Eau Claire Express.
Olympic Sports: High School Track Athletes Get Glimpse of Olympic Competition [VIDEO]
Many of the most memorable moments at the Olympics happen at Track and Field events. Track and Field at the Summer games in Rio consists of 24 men’s sports and 23 women’s sports.
Sartell Mayor Talks Community Center, River Road Construction [AUDIO]
Sartell Mayor Sarah Jane Nicoll joined me on WJON today to give us an update on Sartell Community Project, road construction work and more. She mentioned that ground will be broken in early August on the Community Center and that a path has been paved around Lake St. Francis next to the Community C…