Jay Caldwell is the host of the WJON Morning News Watch, 5-10 weekday mornings. The program focuses on interaction with listeners both on air and online about what concerns them in Central Minnesota. Jay and his wife reside in St. Cloud and have since 1998. They raised their 2 boys who are now off to college starting their own adventures. Please tune in to the Morning News Watch for the latest news, sports, weather, entertainment and so much more.
Where In Minnesota You Can Ice Fish This Weekend
A warmer than normal November is preventing ice fishing from happening as early as some would like. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON. He says despite highs above freezing locally recently many of the lakes capped Monday.
Stolen Vehicle in St. Cloud
The St. Cloud Police Department are reporting a stolen vehicle on the 3000 block of Division Street West. Alicia Mages from Tri-County Crimestoppers says it is a 2005 gold Chevy Silverado 1500 HD crew cab with a flat bed. Mages indicated suspects arrived in a black Buick Enclave.
SCSU Volleyball Has High Hopes Heading to NCAAs [AUDIO]
The St. Cloud State volleyball team will play in the NCAA Division II volleyball tournament for a 4th straight season starting Thursday at 5 p.m. in St. Paul against Central Missouri.
Central MN Schools Adjust to New Shot Clock Rule
The girls basketball season is underway and the boys will be starting soon. This year will look a bit different with shot clocks in use for all varsity games. Cathedral Activities Director and President of the St. Cloud Officials Association Emmett Keenan joined me on WJON.
High School Sports Results Tuesday November 28
Boys Hockey: Cathedral 4, Providence Academy 3 Hutchinson 4, River Lakes 3 Sauk Rapids-Rice 9, Becker-Big Lake 5 (Senior Teagan Dodge and sophomore Elijah Fitch each had 3 goals, and 3 assists to lead Sauk Rapids-Rice and sophomore Chase Hiltner added a goal and 1 assist for the Storm)...
Girls Basketball, Boys Hockey Starting Today For Many Schools
The winter sports schedule is really picking up today with many girls basketball and boys hockey teams starting their seasons. Girls hockey has been going on for the past couple weeks.
Twins Planning Caravan Stop in St. Cloud in January
The Twins Winter Caravan will be making a stop in St. Cloud Monday January 29. The event will take place at Rivers Edge Convention in the Glen Carlson room. The guest list will be announced soon.
Stewartville Too Much For Annandale in State Title Game
Annandale lost 43-13 to Stewartville Saturday in the Class 3-A State Football Championship game at the Prep Bowl in Minneapolis at U.S. Bank Stadium. The game was tied at 7 after 1 quarter but Stewartville took a 14-7 lead in the 2nd quarter and never looked back.
How and Why People Settled in St. Wendel, MN
Every small town has a story and this is the story of St. Wendel. St. Wendel is an unincorporated town located north of St. Joseph, Avon and Holdingford in St. Wendel township in Stearns County.
Why There Are Yellow Hydrants in St. Cloud
The majority of hydrants in St. Cloud are red fire hydrants. Recently St. Cloud has added some blue hydrants along Cooper Avenue and there are also yellow fire hydrants in some locations in the city.