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.
Governor Walz Less Optimistic Students Will Return to Classrooms
In his statewide update on the coronavirus pandemic, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz addressed whether students would return to their classrooms this year.
County Parks to Stay Open During “Stay at Home” Order
Stearns County has decided to keep county parks open to the public during the Stay at Home order.
DNR Issues Spring Burning Restrictions in Central MN
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued spring burning restrictions for several central Minnesota counties.
5th Avenue South in St. Cloud Closing Near Press Bar Site
A downtown St. Cloud street will be closed for two days to allow for an additional investigation into the Press Bar fire.
Man Charged With Firing Gunshots in St. Cloud
A man faces a felony weapons charge after he allegedly fired several gunshots in downtown St. Cloud earlier this month.
CHARGES: Press Bar Owner Started Fire on Office Desk
The owner of the Press Bar has been formally charged with intentionally setting fire to the downtown saloon.
Crews Battle Large Fire at Press Bar in St. Cloud [GALLERY]
Fire crews remain on the scene after battling a blaze at a downtown St. Cloud bar.
Murder Charges Filed After Body Discovered in Ditch Near Kingston
A Montrose man is charged with 2nd-degree murder in the death of a man whose body was found along a gravel road in Meeker County.
Granite City Food & Brewery Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
A bar and restaurant chain that started in St. Cloud is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while it prepares to auction off its business and assets.
Disaster Exercise Planned at Apollo High School
Don't be alarmed if you see numerous emergency vehicles at St. Cloud Apollo High School Wednesday evening.
Spin Out Causes Highway 55 Collision
Slippery roads Wednesday morning led to a spinout and crash on Highway 55 in Wright County.
Former Tech Employee Charged With Stealing Money
A former bookkeeper at Tech High School is charged with felony theft-by swindle after authorities say she stole money.