I am the host of the WJON Morning News Watch, 5-10 weekday mornings. The listeners and I have healthy, fun and never negative conversations on WJON's 2-Cent Tuesday and What Up Wednesday. If you haven't checked it out, please do and find out how uplifting the shows can be. My wife and I reside in St. Cloud and have since 1998. We raised our 2 boys and little dog to be productive members of society.
DNR Announces Deer Hunting Regulations
The Minnesota DNR announced their deer hunting regulations for 2022. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON. He says the plan is for the Archery deer hunt to open September 17 - December 31,
Turkey Hunting Season Finished Strong
The DNR has released turkey hunting season numbers with the seasons now complete. The DNR is reporting 12,300 turkeys were harvested which is the 4th highest ever recorded. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON this week. Schmitt says just under 12,000 were shot last year.
Ice May Not Be Out in Time for the Opener in Northern MN
Central Minnesota lakes have already seen ice out this spring but northern Minnesota lakes still largely have it. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON this week. The state of Minnesota is just over 2 weeks away from the fishing opener.
Clearwater Couple Owns a Horse Headed to the Kentucky Derby
Zandon is one of the favorites to win this year's Kentucky Derby Horse race on May 7th at Churchill Downs. The owners of the horse are Jeff Drown and Jill Vouk-Drown from Clearwater, Minnesota. Zandon is fresh off a win at the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky on April 9. That wi...
Turkey Hunting Starts in MN Next Week
Turkey hunting is coming up next week. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. He says turkey hunting is growing in popularity and Central Minnesota has a healthy population of turkeys.
Minnesota Twins Top Prospects Entering 2022 [GALLERY]
The Twins are about to embark on the 2022 season. Who are the top 7 prospects who could impact the Twins this season or in the near future?
State Legislature Looking at Walleye Limits
The Minnesota State legislature is expected to look at walleye limits on Minnesota lakes during the legislative session. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. He says some special interest groups are pushing for the walleye limit to move from 6 to 4 fish.
Schmitt: Don’t Expect a Wolf Hunt in Minnesota Anytime Soon
A wolf hunt in Minnesota isn't likely anytime soon. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON today. Schmitt says a ruling by a judge in California in favor of the people suing the Federal government to reinstate wolves onto the endangered species list.
Who is New Viking Head Coach Kevin McConnell?
The Vikings are reportedly set to hire L.A. Rams offensive coordinator Kevin O'Connell. O'Connell is 37 years old, has been the Rams offensive coordinator since 2020. He was with the Washington football team from 2017-2019. O'Connell worked with Kirk Cousins in 2017 as his quarterbacks coach.
What is the Hygge Festival in Minnesota?
Alyssa Hayes from Explore Minnesota joined me on WJON today. She highlights a few Minnesota winter activities this week including the Hygge Festival in Grand Marais.