I'm a 1996 graduate of St. Cloud State University and have been with WJON for over 22 years as a news reporter and anchor. While the news is my business, sports are my love. I am a big fan of the Vikings, Twins, Gopher's basketball, the Wolves, Wild, and St. Cloud State Hockey. My favorite pastimes include snowmobiling, golfing and movies.
DNR Closes Mille Lacs Walleye Season for July
Anglers who plan to fish Lake Mille Lacs this month won't be able to go after walleye.
UPDATE: 4th of July F-16 Fighter Jet Flyover Time Change
The St. Cloud Fireworks Committee has announced details of a flyover central St. Cloud Saturday as part of the "Salute to July 4th 2020".
Sauk Rapids Police Seek Suspects in Armed Robbery Attempt
Sauk Rapids Police are looking for two men who entered a residence in the 700 block of Broadway Avenue South and shot one of the occupants in an attempted robbery.
Rollie’s Files Defamation Lawsuit Against UniteCloud
The owners of a Sauk Rapids bar have filed a lawsuit against UniteCloud and its Executive Director Natalie Ringsmuth.
Scattered Thunderstorms Developing Thursday
Thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and move across the area from west to east during the afternoon/evening.
Prosecutors: Officer had knee on Floyd for 7:46, not 8:46
The time frame of 8 minutes, 46 seconds has become a symbol of police brutality for those speaking out against the death of George Floyd.
Stearns County Says Two Public Swimming Areas at Capacity
The Stearns County Parks Department is alerting area residents that they will likely be turned away at their two public swimming areas Wednesday.
Ultimate Sports Bar Owner to Rebuild After Fire
Ultimate Sports Bar & Grill owner Tom Frericks says he plans to rebuild after the April 6th fire that destroyed his business.
A Portion of Benton Drive to Close Monday for Road Construction
The final piece of the Benton Drive improvements in Sauk Rapids gets underway Monday.
St. Augusta Allowing Expanded Outdoor Seating
The St. Augusta City Council has approved an interim ordinance allowing expanded outdoor dining in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Man Hurt After Falling From Top of St. Cloud Parking Ramp
A man is seriously hurt after falling from a St. Cloud parking ramp Wednesday morning.
St. Cloud Outlines Monday Garbage and Yard Waste Pick Up Schedule
The city of St. Cloud has some announcements for Monday's garbage, recycling and yard waste pick ups due to the Memorial Day holiday.