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).
Walz Orders Flags to Half-Staff
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has directed flags at all state buildings to be flown at half-staff Friday, February 3rd, in recognition of the 80th anniversary of Four Chaplains Day.
Red Lake Man Sentenced to 37 Years for Killing Police Officer
Court reports say officer Ryan Bialke was shot and killed by 30-year-old David Donnell while responding to a welfare check in Redby, Minnesota in July of 2021.
New laws take effect January 1st
With the new year, a few new laws take effect.
Minimum Wage Set To Rise January 1st
The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry is reminding all employers that the state’s minimum wage will be adjusted for inflation on January 1st.
Flags at Half-Staff Wednesday
Flags at all state buildings will be lowered in honor of Hopkins Assistant Fire Chief James “Jimmy” Scanlon.
Good News For Holiday Shopping
A new survey reveals good news for area retailers – holiday shoppers are not deterred by inflation and the cost of living.
Police Searching For Owatonna-Area Girl
Authorities have more information on a missing girl from the Owatonna area.
New Laws Take Effect August 1st
ST. PAUL -- Next Monday, a series of new laws will take effect in Minnesota. The Minnesota House of Representatives has released a list of new laws and regulations that take effect August 1st. Among the more notable changes: Long-term care insurance will be allowed to be sold as part of a life insurance policy ... Read More ...