What’s Happening

Pork futures rising due to ASF

Minnesota Pork CEO Dave Preisler joined KASM on Noontime News on Friday to discuss the rise in lean hog futures and how that relates to the current African Swine Fever situation in China:  

Legislative Update with Rep. Poppe

Representative Jeanne Poppe joined KASM today to talk about the latest news from St. Paul. Poppe addressed the hands-free cell phone bill and chronic wasting disease in the deer population:  

March Soybean Spotlight

Minnesota Soybean Growers Association Vice President Jamie Beyer joined KASM on Thursday morning to recap their visit to Washington D.C. this week:    

Share the Love a big success!

The 2019 Share the Love with our Veterans at the Eagles Healing Nest was a huge success! KASM Radio 1150AM along with media partners Albany Enterprise, Melrose Beacon and Sauk Centre Herald. Diane Haskamp and Carol […]

Weekly Update with Rep. Paul Anderson

Anderson joined KASM on Tuesday morning with an update from St. Paul. Topics include disaster loans, hands-free cell phone legislation and more.      


RSS Minnesota News Network

  • Walz has friendly bet with Michigan governor on tonight’s NCAA matchup March 23, 2019
    Governor Tim Walz decided to sandbag in Hastings and watch a high school tournament game instead of attending tonight’s (645pm tipoff) second-round N-C-A-A matchup in Des Moines featuring the U-of-M Gophers versus Michigan State. Walz says he did talk with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. “I do not want to wear that Michigan State shirt,” Walz […]
    Bill Werner
  • Walz says he’d consider health care reinsurance if Republicans approve gas tax increase, they say no March 23, 2019
    Governor Tim Walz says he’s *not* closing the door on Republicans’ “reinsurance” plan to hold down health insurance premiums, despite signals to the contrary in his revised budget plan. But Walz tells Republicans, “If I’m saying, let’s see where reinsurance is at, I want to hear back, okay, let’s see what we can do on […]
    Bill Werner
  • Klobuchar says Mueller report on Russia investigation should be released to public March 22, 2019
    Senator Amy Klobuchar says special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation should be released to the public because “the American people deserve the truth.” It’s unknown at this point whether Mueller’s report, submitted to the U-S attorney general, answers whether President Trump’s campaign colluded with the Kremlin to sway the 2016 election his […]
    Bill Werner
  • MPD seeks help in finding armed robbery suspect March 22, 2019
    Minneapolis Police are looking for the public’s help in identifying an aggravated robbery suspect who used a gun to gain compliance from his victims. The robbery occurred at a T-Mobile store on New Brighton Boulevard on March 10th at around 2:45 pm. Three suspects pulled a gun on the store’s employees and forced them into […]
    Scott Peterson

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