Author: Chris Person

St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

The St. Cloud Rox baseball season is a tradition across the Greater Granite City Area. What is usually dubbed “Your Nine Inning Vacation” has been delayed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Rox who are a member club of the Northwoods League have been a St. Cloud staple since Vice President and Co-Owner Scott Schreiner purchased the club in 2012. […]

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MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

In alignment with Minnesota Governor Tim Walz decision to extend the remainder of the 2019-2020 Academic Year in Minnesota schools to fully online, the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) closely followed suit. The cancellation will effect all winter, spring, and summer sports and activities that would have had games/events before the COVID-19 Pandemic started. In a press release received […]

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St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

With the lack of live sporting events due to the global pandemic the NFL Draft came as an oasis in the middle of a desert to sporting fans around the world. But for some in Central Minnesota the Draft hit a little closer to home with a St. John’s Player being selected into the pros. Offensive Linemen Ben Bartch was […]

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 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

For 40 years St. Cloud’s Community Radio Station KVSC has brought a much needed break to the freezing weather in the depths of February. Starting in 1980 as a way to end cabin fever in the dorms, KVSC’s Trivia Weekend’s popularity spread like wildfire across Central Minnesota and beyond. The Annual Trivia Competition comprised of 50 hours of non-stop questions […]

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SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

On Wednesday the St. Cloud State University Men’s Hockey team released its schedule for the 2020-2021 season. The season will feature games versus nine teams who ended their 2019-2020 campaigns ranked in the United States College Hockey Organization’s Top 20 Poll. Some of these names are familiar in conference foes like the North Dakota Fighting Hawks, the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs, […]

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“Zoombombing” What is it and how can you protect yourself?

“Zoombombing” What is it and how can you protect yourself?

In the current national climate with the Novel Coronavirus, 40 out of 50 states governors have issued stay at home orders state-wide. One of those 40 states is Minnesota with Governor Tim Walz issuing the order on March 27th. This has led to an influx of online meetings for Schools like us at St. Cloud State University and Businesses with […]

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Minnesota Absentee Ballots Starting to Come in

Minnesota Absentee Ballots Starting to Come in

People looking to get a jump on lines at the polls across the northland have started sending in their absentee ballots. According to the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office, 43,928 absentee ballots were sent out to those who requested starting on January 7th. As of one month later on Friday February 7th, just above 17,000 ballots have been turned in […]

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Coronavirus Death Total Over 1000

Coronavirus Death Total Over 1000

The Coronavirus Epidemic continues in China, with Monday’s Death total reaching a new daily high of 100 people. Including Monday’snumbers the overall total killed by the virus is over 1000. China is staying on lockdown on all fronts including business deals in an attempt to curb the epidemic. An official for China said that reopening business would risk spreading the […]

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