I started my radio career as a 4 year old, yelling, "FORE!" for a commercial my dad was producing. Right now I'm thinking a lot about Christmas as I was growing up. A family of six kids in a big ol' house in Northern Michigan. Lots of snow, lots of shoveling, and lots of noisy holidays around the dinner table. I learned a whole lot more about family when I received a kidney from my sister. December 21, 2012. That's a second birthday, my new axis day, a second Christmas... whatever you want to call it. It makes December a month to be thankful and to celebrate life.
Tyson Chicken Strip Recall
Tyson Foods, Inc. is recalling over 69,000 pounds of frozen, ready to eat chicken strips that may be contaminated by metal.
Byron’s New Kwik Trip Includes Something No Other Locations in SE MN Have
In June 2018, Byron's only grocery store closed, and Kwik Trip bought it. They've been busy turning a grocery store into a Kwik Trip with a HUGE surprise.
New Indian Restaurant Now Open in Downtown Rochester
Remember the Tinn's on Broadway? Well, it didn't stay empty long. In its place is one of Rochester's newest restaurants.
Minnesota’s Snow Day Forgiveness Bill is One Step Closer to Passing
If schools can't make up all their missed days, they could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding.
BREAKING – All Shopko Stores to Close
Saying the company has too much debt, Shopko says they're closing all the stores. But...did the business fail or was it designed never to succeed.
Minnesota’s Top Ten Unspoken Rules
I was sitting around with a friend this weekend, solving the problems of the world (as you do), and here's what we came up with. Did we miss any?
Almost $19 Million In Minnesota Tax Refunds Not Claimed
The feds say over a billion dollars in tax refunds have not been claimed...and in Minnesota, about 15,000 people have money waiting. Could it be you?
Rochester’s Fuji Sushi Announces Opening Date
I wrote my first story about this restaurant at the end of 2017. They'd signed the lease way back then and thought they'd be open in about 6 months...
Local Business Permit Pulled by City, Social Media Supports Business Owner
Six months ago a Kasson business was given a list of eight concerns to be fixed, or it could lose its permit. Yesterday, the city said times almost up.
Top 6 Easter Candy Must Haves You Can Get Here In Minnesota
Not all of them look great to James Rabe, but they are the biggest and newest. See if you want some.