Townsquare Media St. Cloud News Reporter Jeff McMahon is a native of Niagara, North Dakota, and graduate of Minnesota State University – Moorhead. In addition to growing up on, and managing the family farm for more than four decades, he’s been around local radio since 1990. A coach at heart, he’s dabbled in high school and community theater directing, teaching, and (shudder) behind-the-wheel driving instruction. Jeff was named to “Who’s Who in American Agriculture” in 2011 and completed The Executive Program for Agricultural Producers (Austin, TX), the Lafayette Agricultural Trading Academy (Wayzata, MN), and the Emerging Digital Academy (Fargo, ND).
“MyPillow” CEO Loses $5 Million Bet
A federal judge in St. Paul has ordered Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow, to pay software engineer Robert Zeidman $5 million for winning the businessman’s “Prove Me Wrong Challenge”.
Target Plans Release of Limited-Time Fashion Line
Beginning March 23rd, officials say a more than 200-piece assortment spanning women’s, girl’s, and baby apparel as well as home décor and accessories, will hit Target store shelves.
Wednesday is Minnesota School Bus Driver Appreciation Day!
Since 2017, the third Wednesday of February is named Minnesota School Bus Driver Appreciation Day.
Top Vehicle in Minnesota? Auto Dealers Release Data
Of the nearly 188,000 new vehicles sold in Minnesota last year, over 15 percent were Chevys.
Menards Fined For Docking Worker Pay
An investigation of Menards in Fridley found the store had improperly deducted pay from an employee who needed time to express milk and then retaliated against that employee when she asserted her workplace rights.
Target Considers Changes to Self-Checkouts
In an effort to speed up checkout lines and reduce errors, Target has announced it will make some changes to the self-checkout lanes.
Moose Turns Heads Across Central Minnesota – Fans Start Facebook Page
A Facebook group called “Central MN Moose on the Loose” has been tracking what appears to be a young moose since its first appearance on September 23rd in Alton, Iowa.
(VIDEO) – MN PeeWee Hockey Parent Throws Insults, Change at Official
The bad behavior of a parent at a peewee hockey tournament has drawn the ire of high school officials statewide.
Updated: 5 Officers Shot, Suspect Identified
Officials say there is no danger to the public, but they ask that everyone avoid the area near the intersection of 190th Ave Northeast and Glendorado Road.
Salmonella Outbreak Reported in Twin Cities
The M-D-H says five illnesses caused by Salmonella have been reported in children aged three months to ten years old. The families of two children reported drinking unpasteurized milk, also known as raw milk. One of the children was infected with two types of E. coli in addition to Salmonella.