I am an Apple Valley, MN native who ended up in St. Cloud after college. I live in Sartell with my wife Ashli and son Charlie. My favorite teams all start with "Minnesota."
Minnesota State High School League Searching For Officials
The Minnesota State High School League is holding an Officiating Recruitment Forum on July 28th as they continue to search for officials for the upcoming high school year.
Is This The Most Obnoxious Parking Job Of All Time?
What was the most obnoxious parking spot that you've seen? Post it in the comments on Facebook!
Has Every Minnesota Kid Been Traumatized By The Dragon Coaster?
Is this something that all Minnesota kids ride on and become deathly afraid of? Are there kids in the state that actually look forward to riding the dragon coaster?!?
Why Minnesotans Are Leaving Hockey Sticks Outside
The passing of a Sartell youth hockey player has prompted people all around the state to leave hockey sticks outside in her honor.
I Submitted A Photo To The MN State Fair Competition
There are a lot of things I personally love about this photo. The lighting, the colors and that one, single flower that seems to have captured his one-year-old imagination.
It’s Time For Minnesota To Legalize It
I once went to jail for setting off fireworks at a park on the Fourth of July.
We Need To Talk About Parade Spot-Saving
Have we gone too far when it comes to saving spots for a parade?
I Had No Idea Streetlights Looked Like This
I always assumed there was one giant lightbulb under there like the ones you might find in an old lamp at your grandma's house or at the hardware store. As it turns out, the lights are pretty futuristic looking.
Why Do Minnesotans Hate Ice Cream?
So my friends, this is a call to action. Eat more ice cream. Rocky road, chocolate, even nasty mint-chocolate... consider this your green light to consume as much frozen, sugary goodness as you can.
It Took Me Ten Minutes To Spot The Difference In These Pictures
What even is that picture at the top of this story? I cannot tell you how long I sat on the porch like an idiot staring at this picture trying to figure out how NOT to blow up my family when I turned on the flame.