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).
Bomb Threat Hoax in Big Lake
No one was hurt after a bomb threat was called into a Big Lake youth center.
Otsego Man Sentenced for Deadly ATV Crash
An Otsego man will spend 185 days of work release in Wright County for the July 2022 death of a boy.
MN GROUP WORKING TO END DUTCH ELM DISEASE
Since its discovery more than a century ago, Dutch Elm Disease has caused mayhem in forests worldwide. Now, research at the University of Minnesota funded by the Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center is studying elm trees to find and replicate natural resistance to the disease.
St. Cloud Area College Commencements Announced
Graduation season has arrived at area colleges and universities.
District 742 Talks 23-24 Budget
At Wednesday's school board meeting, the St. Cloud Area School District will begin the process of determining next year’s budget.
Catholic Charities Acquires Granite City Counseling
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud is growing; they’ve announced the acquisition of Granite City Counseling.
MN Farmers in Washington to Testify for Farm Bill
The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry is seeking comments from farmers before starting negotiations on the next Farm Bill.
Minivan Crash in St. Augusta Sends Four to Hospital
A mini-van with three children onboard was rear-ended by a truck Monday morning in St. Augusta.
MN Adult and Teen Challenge Fishing Contest
Check out Teambobberdown's team fundraising page Hi Everybody Teambobberdown here. Well, it's that time of year again when we're raising funds to help the Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge through our fishing contest on June 3rd on Gull Lake ...
General Mills Recalls Gold Medal Flour
The Food and Drug Administration has announced the recall of two, five, and ten-pound bags of Gold Medal Bleached or Unbleached All-Purpose Flour with a “better if used by” date of March 27 and March 28, 2024.
Klobuchar Finds a Spot in POLITICO Award List
Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar has been named in a spoof award ceremony from the political website POLITICO.
Xcel Gets Grant for Next-Generation Battery System
Xcel Energy has picked up a $20 million grant for its proposed battery systems.