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).
Plane Makes Emergency Landing on Brooklyn Park Highway
A small aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing on County Road 81 near West Broadway.
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.
Target Recalls Scented Candles Over Burns and Cuts
Target is recalling more than 2 million Threshold scented candles.
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.
New Pilot Program for MN Substitute Teachers Unveiled
In order to help ease a historic shortage of substitute teachers, the Minnesota Legislature has launched a pilot program for substitute teacher licenses.
Loose Clothing Causes Motorcycle Crash
Loose clothing was to blame for a Sunday evening motorcycle crash.
Farm Accident Pins Man in Skid-Steer
A farm accident left a man pinned in a skid-steer loader Sunday.
More than 13,200 MN Borrowers Approved for Loan Forgiveness
The U.S. Department of Education announced this week that it has approved federal student loan forgiveness for almost 616,000 borrowers through the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program
Metro Animal Shelters Quarantined for Canine Influenza
Animal shelters in Hennepin, Anoka, and Washington Counties have been quarantined today to stop the spread of canine influenza
Target Scores First Perfect Score on Gender Pay
Arjuna Capital and Proxy Impact used the day to release their 6th annual ‘Racial and Gender Pay Scorecard’ with a surprising result for a local company: Target became the first company to score a perfect A+.