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).
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+.
Amber Alert Issued for Lakeville Boy
The Lakeville Police Department is trying to find three-year-old Leon Ramsarran.
Woman Killed in Semi-Truck Accident
Just after 6:00 pm, St. Cloud Police were sent to the 4100 block of Roosevelt Road on reports of a woman who had been run over by a tractor-trailer.
Harris: New Flyer An Example of America’s Future
Vice President Kamala Harris spent a few hours in St. Cloud Thursday afternoon.
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.
Custom-Built Car Delivering Domino’s Pizza in Becker
The Domino’s Pizza franchise in Becker has just bought a D-X-P, a specially-made delivery vehicle complete with an in-vehicle oven that keeps the orders warm.
New laws take effect January 1st
With the new year, a few new laws take effect.
Salvation Army Receives Special Gift
An anonymous donor dropped a wedding ring from a woman who passed over 50 years ago into a kettle in North Dakota.