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.
Deer Harvest Numbers Down in MN But Not In This Location
Deer harvest numbers are down overall throughout the state but Central Minnesota is an exception to that. The muzzleloader season continues through Sunday (December 10) and the archery season continues through December 31. Glen Schmitt from Outdoor News joined me on WJON.
Why Gas Prices Have Dropped in Minnesota
Gas prices have been on the steady decline for the past few months. St. Cloud State Economist King Banaian joined me on WJON. He explained United States production of oil has reached an all time high surpassing the highs established pre-pandemic.
Gopher Football Adding A Transfer Quarterback
The Gopher football team is adding a transfer quarterback. Max Brosmer has verbally committed to join the Gophers next season for his final year of college eligibility.
High School Sports Results Monday December 4
Boys Basketball: Tech 96, Hiawatha 61 Girls Basketball: Braham 72, Foley 64 Esko 65, Pierz 44 Tuesday's Schedule: Boys Hockey: Cathedral at Gentry Academy St. Cloud at STMA Little Falls at Sauk Rapids-Rice Moose Lake area at Becker-Big Lake River Lakes at Brainerd Alexandria at Sartell-St...
Twins Name New TV Play-By-Play Voice
The Twins have replaced Dick Bremer as their TV play-by-play voice with the radio voice for the Twins for the past 12 seasons, Cory Provus. Provus will be replaced on the radio side by Kris Atteberry.
Vikings Could Make a Move at Quarterback
The Vikings lost 12-10 Monday night to the Chicago Bears to drop to 6-6 on the season. Josh Dobbs threw 4 interceptions in the loss and talk of replacing him with either Nick Mullens or Jaren Hall has picked up.
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.
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 Not to Be a Victim While Shopping
This weekend is a big weekend for shopping and Alicia Mages from Waite Park P.D. and Tri-County Crimestoppers has some suggestions so you don't become a victim.
Local Police Holding “Tip a Cop” Event For a Good Cause
The Stearns County Sheriff's office and partner agencies will be at Texas Roadhouse in Waite Park Wednesday November 29 from 4-7 p.m. for "Tip a Cop" to raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota.